Seeso Invents a 'Ha-Liday' Fights Winter Blahs with Free 24-Hour Streamathon
Seeso, NBCUniversal Digital Enterprise's new ad-free streaming comedy channel, has declared today, February 21 the "Day of Ha" - and is celebrating by giving all viewers 24 hours to stream more than 70 hours' worth of comedy, totally free. Beginning at 12:01am on the "Day of Ha," comedy fans will have the opportunity to watch the hotly-anticipated "Bajillion Dollar Propertie$," nearly a month before its March 17 premiere date.
During "Day Of Ha," viewers also will have the opportunity to catch the entire first seasons of current Seeso series "The UCB Show," "Dave & Ethan's Lovemakers," "Before The Morning After," and "Sammy J & Randy," as well as the upcoming "The Amazing Gayl Pile," for free, without a subscription OR credit card required.
Two weeks after the last NFL game of the season, one week after Valentine's Day and deep in the middle of the Winter Doldrums, Seeso's "Day of Ha" is a celebration of all things funny, a ha-liday when people can turn their frowns upside down, drop the pretense of productivity, and spend an entire day streaming and laughing. Seeso has done all the work, pre-curating great comedy, with specific "Day of Ha" playlists with help from "Bajillion Dollar Propertie$" showrunner, and "Who Charted" Podcast Host, Kulap Vilaysack.
Seeso fans will get the opportunity to catch a sneak peek of the upcoming original reality spoof "Bajillion Dollar Propertie$" on the "Day of Ha." In anticipation of THE MARCH 17 premiere date, the first episode will be made available for viewing beginning on February 21. The Paramount Digital Entertainment production created and Executive Produced by Kulap Vilaysack ("Comedy Bang! Bang!", Who Charted?), and Executive Produced by Tom Lennon ("Reno 911!"), Ben Garant ("Reno 911!"), Scott Aukerman ("Comedy Bang! Bang!","Mr. Show") and David Jargowsky ("Funny or Die Presents"), is a half-hour, semi-scripted comedy that features an ensemble of seven real estate agents set against the backdrop of a luxury, cutthroat LA real estate firm. Starring Dan Ahdoot, Tim Baltz, Ryan Gaul, Mandell Maughan, Tawny Newsome, Drew Tarver, and Paul F. Tompkins as agency owner Dean Rosedragon. Guest appearances include Adam Scott, Nick Kroll, Gillian Jacobs, Patton Oswalt, Jason Mantzoukas, "Weird Al" Yankovic, and a Bajillion other people you love.
Throughout the "Day of Ha," viewers can get dozens of hours of free comedy from Seeso's "artisanal selection," including "Monty Python's Flying Circus" and "The Kids in the Hall," both remastered in HD for the first time, Jay Duplass and Rob Cordry series, "Wedlocked," stand up series "Funny as Hell" and "Caroline's Comedy Hour," stand up specials "Matt Besser Breaks The Record" and "Rory Scovel: The Charleston Special," as well as whole seasons of British favorites, including "A Bit of Fry and Laurie," "The Mighty Boosh," "Fawlty Tours and "The Office."
During "Day of Ha," viewers can laugh their way through the entire first season of "The Amazing Gayl Pile," a scripted series about one man's misguided quest to conquer the world of home shopping. The series stars and is Executive Produced by Morgan Waters and Brooks Gray. Matt King and Andrew Ferguson for LaRue Entertainment in association with Tom Spriggs for The Coronel Group, Jonathan Stern for Abominable Pictures, Paul Scheer for 2nd Man on the Moon and Becca Kinskey also Executive Produced the original.