Comedy Central Announces 2010-11 Development Slate
by TV News Desk - May 6, 2010

Puppet cops, 80's hair bands, Jesus Christ, a modern day take on 'The Odd Couple,' race relations, office politics in Deep Space and a live sex show. These ideas and many, many more make up COMEDY CENTRAL's 2010-2011 development slate announced today by Kent Alterman, head of original programming and production, COMEDY CENTRAL. (more...)

Comedy Central Announces Summer Season Schedule
by TV News Desk - May 10, 2010

COMEDY CENTRAL fans, it's time to chill out! Who needs exercise on a hot summer day when you can get inside, pour yourself a cold one, put your feet up and channel surf over to the only all-comedy network's line-up of well-toned hilarity? COMEDY CENTRAL's already done all the hard work for you! From new and returning series, ('Russell Simmons Presents Stand-Up at The El Rey,' 'Big Lake,' 'Tosh.0' and 'Atom TV') to cult favorites finding a new home on COMEDY CENTRAL ('Futurama,' 'It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia') to a new 'COMEDY CENTRAL Roast' and multiple new one-hour stand-up specials ('Subject to Change: Danny Bhoy,' 'Dan Cummins: Crazy With a Capital F' and many more), COMEDY CENTRAL is the best place to tune in and cool down in the months to come. (more...)

Andy Richter and Conan O'Brien Writers Team Up for One-Hour TBS Special
by TV News Desk - May 26, 2010

TBS and Just For Laughs have announced the lineup and airdate for a new TBS special that will be taped during the second-annual edition of TBS PRESENTS A 'VERY FUNNY' FESTIVAL: JUST FOR LAUGHS this June in Chicago. (more...)

TBS Films Three Specials At Chicago's 'Just For Laughs' Festival
by TV News Desk - Jun 3, 2010

Grammy(R)-winning trio Lady Antebellum and a special guest appearance by Jerry Seinfeld are two of the latest additions to the lineup of specials being taped for TBS at the second-annual edition of TBS PRESENTS A 'VERY FUNNY' FESTIVAL: JUST FOR LAUGHS this June in Chicago. Three specials - Ellen's Somewhat Special Special, Cedric The Entertainer's Urban Circus and Team Coco presents Conan's Writers Live hosted by Andy Richter - are set to be taped at the Festival for premiere on TBS. A fourth special for TBS, How to Build the Perfect Grown Up, is slated to be screened at the Festival prior to its on-air premiere. TBS and Just For Laughs' Festival in Chicago takes place Tuesday, June 14 - Saturday, June 19, with all four specials slated to premiere on TBS the following week. (more...)

Andy Richter and Conan O'Brien Writers Team Up for One-Hour TBS Special
by BWW News Desk - Jun 17, 2010

TBS and Just For Laughs have announced the lineup and airdate for a new TBS special that will be taped during the second-annual edition of TBS PRESENTS A 'VERY FUNNY' FESTIVAL: JUST FOR LAUGHS this June in Chicago. (more...)

David Alan Grier & More Set For Comix Through July
by BWW News Desk - Jun 21, 2010

The Comix Theatre is an elegant space with comfortable seating, unobstructed stage views and the purest acoustics. (more...)

David Alan Grier & More Set For Comix Through July
by BWW News Desk - Jun 24, 2010

The Comix Theatre is an elegant space with comfortable seating, unobstructed stage views and the purest acoustics. (more...)

Andy Richter and Conan O'Brien Writers Team Up for One-Hour TBS Special, Airs 6/27
by TV News Desk - Jun 27, 2010

TBS and Just For Laughs have announced the lineup and airdate for a new TBS special that will be taped during the second-annual edition of TBS PRESENTS A 'VERY FUNNY' FESTIVAL: JUST FOR LAUGHS this June in Chicago. (more...)

FOX To Present ANIMATION DOMINATION Crossover Event, IDOL Finale & More in May
by TV News Desk - Apr 20, 2011

This May, FOX delivers major television events, all-new episodes and big guest stars, including an unprecedented ANIMATION DOMINATION crossover event May 1; the one-hour season finale of FAMILY GUY May 22, taking place in a galaxy far, far away; the three-hour, two-night season finale of AMERICAN IDOL, featuring the final performance show May 24 and the final live results show that's sure to captivate America May 25; primetime broadcasts of NASCAR ON FOX races April 30 and May 7; and primetime MLB ON FOX baseball match-ups May 14 and May 21. (more...)

In the Flow With Affion Crockett Launches With One Hour Series Premiere
by TV News Desk - Apr 26, 2011

IN THE FLOW WITH AFFION CROCKETT, the fast-paced, half-hour sketch-comedy series hosted by and starring rising comedian Affion Crockett ('Nick Cannon Presents: Wild 'N Out') and executive-produced by Academy Award(R) and Grammy(R) Award winner Jamie Foxx, will debut with a special one-hour series premiere Sunday, Aug. 14 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. (more...)

Jon Benjamin To Host COMEDY CENTRAL Live @ Bonnaroo Comedy Tent
by BWW News Desk - Jun 7, 2011

ComedyCentral.com is THE ticket, providing comedy fans unprecedented access to top stand-up talent and the frenetic energy of this year's sold-out Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival. (more...)

In the Flow With Affion Crockett Launches With One Hour Series Premiere
by BWW News Desk - Aug 14, 2011

IN THE FLOW WITH AFFION CROCKETT, the fast-paced, half-hour sketch-comedy series hosted by and starring rising comedian Affion Crockett ('Nick Cannon Presents: Wild 'N Out') and executive-produced by Academy Award(R) and Grammy(R) Award winner Jamie Foxx, will debut with a special one-hour series premiere Sunday, Aug. 14 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. (more...)

2011 MTV Video Music Awards To Feature Glimpse of The Hunger Games
by TV News Desk - Aug 23, 2011

MTV today revealed that ravenous fans of THE HUNGER GAMES need not look further than the '2011 MTV Video Music Awards' for an exclusive first glimpse at the film that will be introduced by the film's star Jennifer Lawrence (WINTER'S BONE, X MEN FIRST CLASS). (more...)

MTV to Air An All-New Episode of the Hit Series 'Jersey Shore' 8/28
by TV News Desk - Aug 24, 2011

Television's most popular housemates will take their trademark family dysfunction and humor from 'Jerzdays' to Sunday, as MTV today announced that its hit series 'Jersey Shore' will air on a special night and time, Sunday, August 28 at 7:00 p.m. (more...)

NBC to Air THE CLIOS: WORLD'S BEST COMMERCIALS in Primetime Special
by TV News Desk - Oct 27, 2011

NBC will bring 'The CLIOS: World's Best Commercials' to network television this fall in a one-hour primetime special hosted by comedian JB Smoove and produced by JUMA Entertainment. These commercials, all nominated this past year for CLIO recognition, feature some of the biggest names in television, movies and sports, including Jason Bateman, Kevin Bacon, Will Arnett, Larry Bird, Kobe Bryant and Michael Jordan. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Sean Parick Doyle in THE SITTER!
by BWW News Desk - Nov 21, 2011

Sean Patrick Doyle, who appeared as Chantal the Songbird in the Tony-winning revival of La Cage Aux Folles, has joined the cast of David Gordon Green's 'The Sitter.' Doyle will appear opposite Sam Rockwell (A Behanding in Spokane) and Jonah Hill ('Superbad' and 'Forgetting Sarah Marshall') in the 20th Century Fox film. (more...)

Comedy Central Announces Mid-Season Schedule for 2012
by TV News Desk - Dec 1, 2011

The weather may be getting chilly, but things are once again heating up at Comedy Central! The network will premiere hot new series and specials as well as new seasons of network favorites throughout the cool months to come including: Comedy Central's 'Indecision 2012' revs up with the return of 'The Daily Show with Jon Stewart' and 'The Colbert Report' (January 3) (more...)

Comedy Central Announces 2012 Development Slate
by TV News Desk - Dec 7, 2011

Robots taking over the world, a critic reviewing difficult life experiences, social networking, a closed-captioner gone wild, a music group trying to get discovered online and reviving a public affairs show from the 80's. These are just a few of the creative concepts coming out of COMEDY CENTRAL's 2011-2012 development slate announced today by Kent Alterman, Head of Original Programming and Production, COMEDY CENTRAL. (more...)

Comedy Central Announces January 2012 Programming Highlights
by TV News Desk - Dec 9, 2011

COMEDY CENTRAL: January 2012 Programming Highlights (all times are et/pt) (more...)

Comedy Central Announces January 2012 Programming Highlights
by BWW News Desk - Jan 1, 2012

COMEDY CENTRAL: January 2012 Programming Highlights (all times are et/pt) (more...)