'Comics Unleashed' Renewed in New York, Los Angeles, and Chicago
Announces a Firm Go for Two More Years
LOS ANGELES, July 9 -- Entertainment Studios, Inc., the
largest independent producer/distributor of first-run syndicated television
programming, announces the renewal of its daily half-hour comedy series
"Comics Unleashed" in New York on WCBS, Los Angeles on KABC and in Chicago
on WCIU for Fall 2007.
Comics Unleashed has also renewed 17 markets with Clear Channel
Television. Offering a solution to broadcast television stations with
declining numbers of off-network sitcoms, "Comics Unleashed" excels as a
half-hour daily comedy talk show.
Produced and delivered in High Definition, Comics Unleashed was created
and developed by Byron Allen, Chairman and CEO of Entertainment Studios,
Inc. "I have had the time of my life hosting this show. We are thrilled to
be able to offer audiences the best comedians of our time every day. The
brilliance of this series is in the minds of our talented comics. You never
know what they are going to come up with but it's always very funny," says
Comedians appearing this season include: Dane Cook, Howie Mandel,
Margaret Cho, Pauly Shore, Dennis Miller, Kim Coles, George Wallace, Tommy
Davidson, Adam Carolla, Norm MacDonald, Larry Miller, Aries Spears, Anthony
Anderson, Bill Bellamy, Brad Garrett, Caroline Rhea, Rich Little, Cedric
The Entertainer, Chelsea Handler, David Brenner, David Alan Grier, Tom
Arnold, Mike Epps, Don "DC" Curry, Earthquake, Carol Leifer, Harland
Williams, Finesse Mitchell, Monique, Jamie Kennedy, Jimmy "JJ" Walker, Jon
Lovitz, Rita Rudner, Sinbad, Tom Green, Wayne Brady, Katt Williams, and
The series, currently cleared in over 90% of U.S. television
households, boasts clearances with group owned stations including: CBS,
ABC, Weigel, Cox, Clear Channel, Hearst Argyle, Acme, Belo, Granite,
Scripps Howard, Gannett, Raycom Media, Nextstar, Pegasus, Hubbard,
Meredith, Post Newsweek, LIN, Entravision, Lincoln Financial, Landmark,
Freedom, Barrington, Banks, Gray, and Comp Corp.
Entertainment Studios, Inc. distributes and sells advertising for 15
television programs, making it the largest independent producer/distributor
of first-run syndicated television programming for broadcast television
stations, video content for mobile devices, and the World Wide Web. Our
mission is to provide excellent programming to our viewers, online users,
and Fortune 500 advertising partners. Chairman and CEO Byron Allen founded
the company in 1993. Headquartered in Los Angeles, it has offices in New
York, Chicago, and Atlanta.
SOURCE Entertainment Studios, Inc.