Comedy Central, The Comedy Store and more prep for Austin, SXSW 2010 | the comic's comic
comedy programming on the schedule includes showcases planned by Comedy Central to promote its new series Ugly Americans and a movie version of Drawn Together, a St. Patrick's Day double-bill from Hollywood club The Comedy Store, and several nights of stand-up at Esther's Follies. [Read More]
Comedy Central won't be sharing any more "Issues" for "Michael & Michael" as series is not renewed | the comic's comic
Michael Ian Black and Michael Showalter have found out that their 2009 series, Michael and Michael Have Issues, also is done after only one season on Comedy Central. No formal reason has been given yet for the show's cancellation, or non-renewal. [Read More]
Comedy Central launches The House of Comedy at The House of Blues with Bo Burnham | Pollstar
“Comedy Central’s House of Comedy,” a monthly stand-up showcase at House of Blues venues across the country, will premiere April 16 in Boston with 19-year-old comedian/singer/songwriter (and upcoming Pollstar Hotstar) Bo Burnham. Burnham will launch the new showcase series with a taping of a new special “Bo Burnham: Words, Words, Words.” [Read More]
New urban stand-up show coming to Comedy Central from creators of 'Def Comedy Jam' | MarketWatch
COMEDY CENTRAL has ordered a six-episode half-hour, urban and hip hop stand-up series from Russell Simmons and Stan Lathan, it was announced today. The multicultural series hosted by JB Smoove, ("Curb Your Enthusiasm") will shoot in Los Angeles on February 24 and 25 at the El Rey Theater and is set to premiere this summer. [Read More]
Coming Soon - The Sarah Silverman Program Soundtrack | Comedy Central Insider
The audiences demanded it, so here it is! The soundtrack to the hit COMEDY CENTRAL series, "The Sarah Silverman Program" is available for the first time on March 2. COMEDY CENTRAL Records releases the Songs of the Sarah Silverman Program "From Our Rears To Your Ears" CD. The album contains 99 tracks with songs from all three seasons including "Cookie Party," "Poop Song," "Humanitarian" and "Baby Penis In Your Mind," as well as excerpts from the show's most memorable scenes in all of their raw, u... [Read More]
Interview - "Important Things With Demetri Martin" Star Demetri Martin | TheFutonCritic
The Futon Critic talks to Demetri Martin about strange happenings on his Wikipedia page, filling dead space and whether he spends a lot of time worrying about being politically correct. [Read More]
Comedy Central to air Artie Lange special Saturday night | Detroit Free Press
Weeks after a suicide attempt, longtime Howard Stern sidekick Artie Lange is still recovering, but Comedy Central is going ahead with plans to air a stand-up show featuring the comedian Saturday night. [Read More]
Aziz Ansari premieres ‘Intimate Moments' on Comedy Central
Comedy Central is about to get up-close and personal with Aziz Ansari. Filmed in front of a packed house at the Brentwood Theater in Los Angeles, the world television premiere of "Aziz Ansari: Intimate Moments for a Sensual Evening" debuts at 10 p.m. Sunday. [Read More]