"Important Things", "Michael & Michael Have Issues" DVDs available through Amazon | AST
DVDs of the second season of "Important Things With Demetri Martin" and the first (and only) season of "Michael & Michael Have Issues" are available from Amazon.com as manufactured DVD-Rs on demand. Although according to Amazon the DVDs are "manufactured on demand using DVD-R recordable media", they appear to otherwise be official-looking releases, with cover art and, according to customer comments, bonus features including deleted scenes on the "Important Things" set. [Read More]
'Daily Show' Executive Producer Josh Lieb Steps Down | The Hollywood Reporter
The executive producer of The Daily Show, Josh Lieb, is stepping down after four years. He'll move to Los Angeles to pen a workplace comedy for Warner Bros and NBC. Steve Bodow, Jennifer Flanz and Jim Margolis have been promoted to co-executive producers, Jon Stewart announced Tuesday. Tim Carvell has been named head writer and Pam DePace a supervising producer. [Read More]
Coming soon to Comedy Central: Season Two of John Oliver's New York Stand-Up Show
John Oliver's New York Stand-Up Show returns for a second season on March 24, 2011, but Oliver and his friends will tape their episodes over three nights this month -- Jan. 14-16 -- at NYU's Skirball Center. [Read More]
First Look at The Onion News Network's IFC Show
2011 looks like it's going to be the year of The Onion. They also have The Onion News Network set up over at IFC and it looks great too. They released some clips from the show over the holidays. They even made a video about last week's blizzard. [Read More]
Watch new previews for both of The Onion's new shows coming to Comedy Central, IFC in January
..two new sneak previews of The Onion's two new series, which debut in a couple of weeks on Comedy Central and IFC. Onion SportsDome debuts Jan. 11, 2011, on Comedy Central.. and Onion News Network makes the jump to TV on IFC on Jan. 21, 2011.. [Read More]
‘Comedy Central Presents’ to Premiere in January
The 15th season of Comedy Central Presents premieres Friday, January 21 with new back-to-back half-hour specials, Comedy Central Presents Tom Segura at 11:00 pm, followed by Comedy Central Presents Michael Kosta at 11:30pm. New episodes from this sea... [Read More]
‘Comedy Central Roast of Donald Trump’ to Tape in March
Comedy Central has announced that its newest Roastee will be real estate mogul Donald Trump. The Comedy Central Roast Of Donald Trump is scheduled to tape on March 9, 2011 in New York City. The show will air in the Spring of 2011. [Read More]
Design the New Tosh.0 Background | Comedy Central Insider
When Tosh.0 returns for Season 3 on Tuesday, January 11th, we'll be returning with an all new set. That's the beauty of a green screen: We can have Tosh.0 wherever we want. But choosing isn't easy when you have infinite possibilities. So we're asking for your help. What should the new Tosh.0 set be? Send us an image that you think we should use for our new background. [Read More]
Comedy Central Plans Roast of Donald Trump | NY Times
Mr. Trump, the real-estate mogul and media personality, will be the next victim guest of honor at a Comedy Central roast, the cable channel said on Thursday. “The Comedy Central Roast of Donald Trump” will be taped on March 9 – the first such roast to be filmed in New York since 2005, back when Comedy Central felt the comedian Jeff Foxworthy deserved the distinction – and broadcast in the spring. [Read More]
The Onion’s “SportsDome” coming to Comedy Central Jan. 11
Finally, a sports show I can get behind. If you are an Onion fan like me and you enjoy a sport once in a while, you will want to watch Onion SportsDome. Set to premiere Jan 11 on Comedy Central at 10:30 pm est, SportsDome promises to deliver “the most intense televised sports news program in recorded human history.” Sports enthusiasts will get a dose of game reports, insight from former players and “theme music heavy on bell tones and bendy guitar riffs.” [Read More]