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Aug 14, 2013, 14:28 ET

Pack Your Bags And Pitch Your Tent! The Second Season Of "Brickleberry" Premieres On Comedy Central® Tuesday, September 3 At 10:30 P.M.

Your favorite dysfunctional forest rangers are back for more fun in the forest!  The animated hit series, "Brickleberry," produced by Fox 21,...

Aug 06, 2013, 17:25 ET

New York Comedy Festival Announces 2013 Line-Up

Marking its 10th anniversary November 6 - 10, the New York Comedy Festival (NYCF), in association with COMEDY CENTRAL, today announced its 2013...

Aug 02, 2013, 16:49 ET

Seth Rogen Tapped As Roast Master For The "COMEDY CENTRAL Roast Of James Franco"

 COMEDY CENTRAL announced today that Seth Rogen has been named Roast Master for the "COMEDY CENTRAL Roast of James Franco."  The event...

Jul 12, 2013, 14:38 ET

Bill Cosby Concert Special, "Far From Finished," To Air On COMEDY CENTRAL® November 24, 2013

 Bill Cosby's first television concert special in 30 years, "Far From Finished," will air on COMEDY CENTRAL November 24, 2013.  Robert...

Jul 11, 2013, 14:16 ET

COMEDY CENTRAL® Launches CC:Stand-Up Direct A New Distribution Platform Featuring Downloadable And Streaming Stand-Up Content

 COMEDY CENTRAL today announces the launch of CC:Stand-Up Direct, a new distribution platform that delivers unlimited streams and downloads of...

Jul 10, 2013, 09:18 ET

COMEDY CENTRAL® Locks Academy Award®-Nominated Actor-Director-Writer-Producer-Artist James Franco As Next Roastee

 COMEDY CENTRAL is rolling out the red carpet for the multi-hyphenated and extremely talented James Franco.  The network announced today...

Jun 25, 2013, 14:08 ET

Summer Is About To Heat Up! Anthony Jeselnik Returns In The Second Season Premiere Of "The Jeselnik Offensive" On July 9 At 10:30 p.m. ET/PT

 Anthony Jeselnik is back and ready to take on more bizarre and head-turning headlines in the second season premiere of his weekly COMEDY...

Jun 25, 2013, 13:59 ET

Four Score and Seven Beers Ago... The Series Premiere of "Drunk History" Takes on Washington, D.C. Premiering Tuesday, July 9 At 10:00 P.M. ET/PT on COMEDY CENTRAL®

 Join COMEDY CENTRAL on The Hill for the series premiere of "Drunk History" on Tuesday, July 9 at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT, followed by the second...

Jun 06, 2013, 12:11 ET

COMEDY CENTRAL Launches Innovative CC: Stand-Up App For iPhone, iPad & iPod Touch

 COMEDY CENTRAL has opened its vault to give fans the ultimate in stand-up comedy binge viewing.  The #1 brand in comedy announced today...

Jun 06, 2013, 10:27 ET

Bottoms Up! COMEDY CENTRAL's® "Drunk History" Premieres Tuesday, July 9 At 10:00 P.M. ET/PT

 Raise your glass and get ready for the most fun you'll ever have with history!  Based on the award-winning and wildly popular web series,...

May 28, 2013, 11:42 ET

COMEDY CENTRAL(R) Renews "Inside Amy Schumer"

 Viewers have been inside the mind of comedian Amy Schumer and they love what they see and so does COMEDY CENTRAL, which has renewed the new...

May 22, 2013, 11:33 ET

Hannibal Buress Settles In At COMEDY CENTRAL® As Comedian Signs Multiplatform Development Deal

 Hannibal Buress is bringing his swagger and laid back, cerebral comedic style to COMEDY CENTRAL in a big way.  The #1 brand in comedy has...

May 15, 2013, 00:01 ET

COMEDY CENTRAL Goes Dark To Commemorate The Launch Of COMEDY CENTRAL Radio On SiriusXM At Midnight ET On Sunday, May 19

 Listen up!  To kick off the launch of COMEDY CENTRAL Radio, the #1 brand in comedy's exclusive 24/7 satellite channel on SiriusXM Radio...

Apr 26, 2013, 12:00 ET

Comedy Central® Renews "The Jeselnik Offensive" And "Nathan For You"

 COMEDY CENTRAL is doubling down on Anthony Jeselnik and Nathan Fielder.  The network has renewed "The Jeselnik Offensive" and "Nathan for...

Apr 22, 2013, 12:25 ET

COMEDY CENTRAL(R) And Twitter Join Forces To Launch #ComedyFest The First-ever Celebration Of Comedy And Comedians To Be Programmed On Twitter April 29 - May 3

COMEDY CENTRAL, the #1 brand in comedy, and Twitter announced today the launch of #ComedyFest, the first-ever celebration of comedy and comedians...

Apr 15, 2013, 12:08 ET

COMEDY CENTRAL® Greenlights HBO Digital Series "Brody Stevens: Enjoy It!"

 The laughter and drama and the emotional highs and lows of Brody Stevens' journey through life and the world of stand-up comedy is coming to...

Apr 11, 2013, 12:28 ET

COMEDY CENTRAL® Greenlights "Adam Devine's House Party" A New Stand-Up Series From "Workaholics" Co-Star Adam Devine

 Adam Devine, co-star of the hit COMEDY CENTRAL series "Workaholics," is taking the party to the next level as the channel has ordered eight...

Apr 04, 2013, 13:37 ET
Apr 02, 2013, 12:17 ET

Want To Get Inside Amy Schumer? Then Tune In To Watch COMEDY CENTRAL'S® New Series "Inside Amy Schumer" Premiering Tuesday, April 30 At 10:30 P.M. ET/PT

 Come inside for an intimate look into the mind of comedian Amy Schumer in COMEDY CENTRAL'S newest series, "Inside Amy Schumer."  Through...

Feb 27, 2013, 13:33 ET

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