Torture! Slander! Starvation! 'Kenny vs. Spenny' is Back on COMEDY CENTRAL(R) With All New Episodes Debuting Sunday, March 16 at 11:30 P.M.*
'South Park' Creators Matt Stone and Trey Parker On Board As Executive
Producers For All New 'Kenny vs. Spenny' Episodes
On comedycentral.com Kenny and Spenny Will Be Checking In With Video Blogs
On The CC Insider, Answering Fan Comments
NEW YORK, March 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Kenny and Spenny duke it out with seven new hilarious competitions in "Kenny vs. Spenny," a half-hour series created by and starring Kenny Hotz and Spencer Rice. New episodes of the critically- acclaimed series debut Sunday, March 16 at 11:30 p.m. "Kenny vs. Spenny" is a reality/comedy series that pits childhood friends against each other in outrageous competitions. The winner achieves short-term glory and bragging rights, while the loser is forced to perform a humiliating stunt of the winner's choosing. Entertainment Weekly says that 'Kenny vs. Spenny' ... are quite possibly the end of civilization as we know it -- but not lacking in laughs." "Kenny vs. Spenny" increased the timeslot average by +25% among adults and +35% with young men and ranked #1 among M18-24 in its timeslot by the end of the season. COMEDY CENTRAL has licensed 10 new episodes of the reality/comedy from Blueprint Entertainment and Breakthrough Films & Television and has acquired 10 classic episodes from the "Kenny vs. Spenny" library. The premiere episode, "Who Can Handle More Torture?" pits Kenny against Spenny in a contest of who can endure the most pain. In order to get motivated, Spenny dedicates his performance to his late father, while Kenny, a competition participant, also becomes the torturer. In another episode, "Who Can Lose More Weight?," the boys endure laxatives, starvation and dehydration and risk heart attacks and fainting spells in their quest to see who can shed more pounds in 72 hours. Future episodes include "Who Can Produce the Best Viral Video?," "Who Do Gay Guys Like More?" and "First Guy to Stop Singing Loses." comedycentral.com is also proud to announce an online experience that will truly enhance their appreciation for this no-holds-barred duo. Each week, the "Kenny vs. Spenny" sitelet on comedycentral.com will feature uncensored content that is too hot for basic cable including preview clips of upcoming episodes and highlights of the wildest moments from the show. In addition, comedycentral.com will launch exclusive webisodes to accompany each new episode which will include additional mini-challenges for the guys as well as Kenny and Spenny's behind-the-scenes commentary of each show. Throughout the season, Kenny and Spenny will check in with video blogs on the CC Insider, where they'll answer fan comments and defend their honor. The new "Kenny vs. Spenny" episodes are produced by Blueprint Entertainment and Breakthrough Films & Television in association with Showcase in Canada. Hotz, Rice, Stone and Parker executive produce with John Morayniss, Noreen Halpern, Peter Williamson, Ira Levy and Abby Finer. Seth Cohen is the executive in charge of production for COMEDY CENTRAL. COMEDY CENTRAL, the only all-comedy network, currently is seen in more than 91 million homes nationwide. COMEDY CENTRAL is owned by, and is a registered trademark of, Comedy Partners, a wholly-owned division of Viacom Inc.'s (NYSE: VIA and VIA.B) MTV Networks. COMEDY CENTRAL's Internet address is www.comedycentral.com. For up-to-the-minute and archival press information and photographs visit Press Central, COMEDY CENTRAL's press Web site at www.comedycentral.com/press. MTV Networks, a unit of Viacom (NYSE: VIA, VIA.B), is one of the world's leading creators of programming and content across all media platforms. MTV Networks, with more than 150 channels worldwide, owns and operates the following television programming services - MTV: MUSIC TELEVISION, MTV2, VH1, mtvU, NICKELODEON, NICK at NITE, COMEDY CENTRAL, TV LAND, SPIKE TV, CMT, NOGGIN/THE N, VH1 CLASSIC, MTVN INTERNATIONAL and THE DIGITAL SUITE FROM MTV NETWORKS, a package of 13 digital services, all of these networks trademarks of MTV Networks. MTV Networks connects with its audiences through its robust consumer products businesses and its more than 300 interactive properties worldwide, including online, broadband, wireless and interactive television services and also has licensing agreements, joint ventures, and syndication deals whereby all of its programming services can be seen worldwide. *All times ET/PT
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