or


[12/12/05 - 12:00 AM]
Get Comfortable on the Couch Until Next Year Stay in and Tune-In to Comedy Central This Holiday Season

[via press release from Comedy Central]

Get Comfortable On The Couch Until Next Year Stay In And Tune-In To COMEDY CENTRAL This Holiday Season

Programming Includes A "MADtv Merrython," "Christmas In South Park," "Best Of COMEDY CENTRAL Stand-Up 2005" And Much, Much More Ring In 2006 With "South Park New Year's Rock-A-Thon" And "National Hangover Day" Beginning December 31

NEW YORK, NY, December 12, 2005 -- There is no better complement to a season of non-stop eating and partying than relaxing on the sofa and watching everyone's favorite funnies. COMEDY CENTRAL has a roster of some of the funniest and most festive shows from the library archives airing throughout the holiday season.

Enjoy the wild cast of characters of "MADtv" with a "MADtv Merrython." It's four-and-a-half hours of the best seasonal sketches airing on Saturday, December 17 starting at 7:00 a.m.

On Saturday, December 24, COMEDY CENTRAL brings viewers everything but a quiet Christmas Eve with six back-to-back episodes of "South Park" holiday mayhem. Watch Santa invade Iraq and say "Howdy Ho" to Mr. Hankey the Christmas Poo with "Chistmas in South Park" starting at 10:00 p.m.

Tune in Sunday, Christmas day, for the "Best of COMEDY CENTRAL Stand-Up 2005." Celebrate twelve days of Christmas with twelve-hours of back-to-back stand-up specials. Catch "COMEDY CENTRAL's Last Laugh '05" followed by "Jamie Foxx's Laffapalooza," specials from Chris Rock and Jeff Foxworthy and much more starting at 11:00 a.m.

The year 2005 comes to an end with a New Year's celebration like none other ? the annual "South Park New Year's Rock-A-Thon" airing December 31 beginning at 10:00 p.m. Join Cartman and company as they ring in the New Year with six rockin' episodes of "South Park" that roll right into the wee hours of January 1, 2006. "South Park New Year's Rock-a-thon" is sponsored by the new Fox film, "Grandma's Boy."

Had a little too much fun on New Year's Eve? Kick back and put those feet up with COMEDY CENTRAL's "National Hangover Day" beginning at 1:00 p.m. The network brings its viewers much-needed hangover relief with three funny, uplifting, hangover-ending flicks. Take "Clueless," "Ringmaster" and "The Sweetest Thing" and call friends and family in the morning.

COMEDY CENTRAL, the only all-comedy network, currently is seen in more than 87 million homes nationwide. COMEDY CENTRAL is owned by Comedy Partners, a wholly-owned division of MTV Networks. COMEDY CENTRAL is a registered trademark of Comedy Partners. COMEDY CENTRAL's Internet address is http://www.comedycentral.com.





  [december 2005]  
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
    


· JAMIE FOXX PRESENTS LAFFAPALOOZA (SHOWTIME)
· SOUTH PARK (COMEDY CENTRAL)









[04/19/14 - 09:02 AM]
Friday's Broadcast Ratings: ABC Tops Demos with "Shark Tank," "20/20"
The Alphabet's veteran newsmagazine posts big gains from last week among adults 18-49.

[04/19/14 - 08:34 AM]
"Hannibal" Is Up 29% Week to Week in Adults 18-49 with Its Top Result in Three Weeks
NBC spins the numbers for Friday, April 18.

[04/19/14 - 08:32 AM]
ABC Wins 3rd Straight Friday with the Top 2 TV Shows - "20/20" Surges to 2nd-Highest Ratings This Season
ABC spins the numbers for Friday, April 18.

[04/18/14 - 03:21 PM]
ESPN NFL Programming Highlights - "Draft Academy" Debuts April 22
Projected first-round picks Blake Bortles, Jadeveon Clowney and Marqise Lee will be part of the four-week series.

[04/18/14 - 12:09 PM]
First Lady Michelle Obama and Kellie Pickler Guest Star on "Nashville"
Said installment revolves around a charity concert at Fort Campbell.

[04/18/14 - 11:25 AM]
"Saturday Night Live" to Celebrate 40th Anniversary on Feb. 15, 2015
Past and present cast members, as well as special and musical guests from the show's incredible five-decade run, will appear on the telecast, with the specific lineup of guests to be determined in the coming months.

[04/18/14 - 10:56 AM]
New truTV Series "The Carbonaro Effect," Starring Comic Magician Michael Carbonaro, Set To Premiere Thursday, May 15th at 10pm ET/PT
The new 12-episode and hilarious series follows Carbonaro as he tricks, amazes and amuses the unsuspecting public.

[04/18/14 - 10:21 AM]
TLC Stitches Up Season Two, And Says I Do to More "Something Borrowed, Something New"
Season three, currently scheduled to premiere in November, promises to deliver more tears shed over old shredded threads.

[04/18/14 - 10:13 AM]
Video: "The Normal Heart" - Trailer (HBO Films)
The trailer will air this Sunday, April 20 just before "Game of Thrones" at 9:00/8:00c.

[04/18/14 - 10:02 AM]
Ariana Grande, Austin Mahone, Becky G, Zendaya, R5 and Fifth Harmony to Perform at the 2014 Radio Disney Music Awards
"Disney Channel Presents The Radio Disney Music Awards," a television special originating from the event, will be presented Sunday, April 27 on Disney Channel.

[04/18/14 - 09:32 AM]
Syfy's Hit Competition Series "Face Off" to Return for 7th Season in July
Season 7 will also introduce new judge, Lois Burwell, a renowned Academy-Award winning makeup artist known for her work on Lincoln, Braveheart, Saving Private Ryan, War Horse and War of the Worlds.

[04/18/14 - 09:30 AM]
Shakira to Sing "Empire" from New Self-Titled Album on Live Tuesday, April 22 Telecast of "The Voice"
In addition to the Grammy Award-winning Shakira, "The Voice" coaches Adam Levine and Blake Shelton will perform a song with their respective teams on the April 22 telecast.

[04/18/14 - 08:43 AM]
"Jimmy Kimmel Live" Scores Its Best-Ever Numbers at 11:35 p.m.
ABC spins the late-night numbers for Thursday, April 17.

[04/18/14 - 08:42 AM]
"Parenthood" Jumps 18% Versus Last Week in 18-49, Making It Its Top Episode in Three Weeks
NBC spins the numbers for Thursday, April 17.

[04/18/14 - 08:22 AM]
Thursday's Broadcast Ratings: "Scandal" Finale Powers ABC Into the Top Spot
The Alphabet takes home the adults 18-49 crown but falls just short as the most-watched network.