Comedy Central May 2011 Programming Highlights
(all times are et/pt)
THE MERCILESS MASTER OF INTERNET MADNESS RETURNS
WITH ALL NEW EPISODES OF "TOSH.0" BEGINNING
TUESDAY, MAY 17 AT 10:00 P.M. ET/PT ON COMEDY CENTRAL(R)
EVERYONE'S FAVORITE CAB DRIVER TELLS ALL
THE WORLD PREMIERE OF "BEN BAILEY: ROAD RAGE"
DEBUTS SATURDAY, MAY 21 AT 11:30 P.M. ET/PT
NO COVER CHARGE OR TWO-DRINK MINIMUM HERE
SPEND SATURDAY NIGHT WITH THE BEST COMICS OF ALL TIME
WHEN "STAND-UP MATCH-UP" AIRS
SATURDAY NIGHTS AT 9:00 P.M. ET/PT ALL MAY LONG
This May, COMEDY CENTRAL's very own connoisseur of all things hilarious on the Internet, Daniel Tosh, returns with a batch of all-new episodes of "Tosh.0" on Tuesday, May 17 at 10:00 p.m. On Saturday, May 21 at 11:30 p.m., the man best known as "the 'Cash Cab' guy" divulges all on the duties of being everyone's favorite cab driver and game show host in the World Premiere of "Ben Bailey: Road Rage." Want to spend Saturday night with Chris Rock, Dane Cook, Daniel Tosh, Dave Chappelle, Jeff Dunham and Billy Gardell? Tune in to COMEDY CENTRAL to catch stand-up from all of the aforementioned comedic masterminds all May long during "Stand-Up Match-Up" airing Saturday nights at 9:00 p.m. Also this May, check out all-new episodes of the "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart," "The Colbert Report," "Workaholics," "Sports Show with Norm Macdonald" and "South Park" all month long.
"Tosh.0" - Season 3b Premiere
Tuesday, 5/17 at 10:00 p.m.
"Tosh.0" includes a wealth of infamous internet sensations, disgusting viral videos, injurious idiots and promises to have the most weirdos plucked from the internet. Tune in every Tuesday at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT for all-new episodes of the smash hit "Tosh.0" and make sure to stay tuned for new episodes of COMEDY CENTRAL's newest series, "Workaholics" at 10:30 p.m. ET/PT.
"Ben Bailey: Road Rage" - World Premiere
Saturday, 5/21 at 11:30 p.m.
Ben Bailey, otherwise known as "the Cash Cab guy," tells all on the misadventures of being everyone's favorite game show host. Between fights in the middle of a Third Avenue traffic jam and dealing with the constant reminder that he is, in fact, bigger in person than on the TV screen, Bailey serves up his version of the behind-the-scenes madness. When he's not hosting "Cash Cab," he's wondering how Google became that obnoxious friend who won't let you finish a story and how nearly flightless birds live pretty unfortunate lives. After "200 episodes of pent-up 'Cash Cab' Road Rage," he's got some stories to tell. Tune in to watch Bailey dish it out in the World Premiere of "Ben Bailey: Road Rage."
Stand-Up Match-Up (working title)
Saturday 5/7, Saturday 5/14, and Saturday 5/21 starting at 9:00 p.m.
Get ready for a double dose of comedy every Saturday night in May because COMEDY CENTRAL is bringing out the big guns and pairing up its favorite comedy superstars. Tune in for Chris Rock and Dane Cook, Daniel Tosh and Dave Chappelle, Jeff Dunham and Billy Gardell, and more. Forget paying that cover charge and two-drink minimum and spend Saturday night with some of the best comics of all time.
Sunday.0 (working title)
Sunday, 5/15 from 7:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.
This Sunday, COMEDY CENTRAL is taking a look back at the first eight episodes of "Tosh.0's" third season. The network revisits how to prevent being raped with Antoine Dobson, how to have a dance party listening to the Ice Cream Truck Guy's smash hit, "Gipper" and even Oprah makes an appearance! Catch up this Sunday to prepare for the return of all new episodes of "Tosh.0" on Tuesday, May 17 at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT.
Graduation Weekend Stunt (working title)
Saturday, 5/21 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. and Sunday, 5/22 from 8:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
COMEDY CENTRAL celebrates the Class of 2011 this weekend. The network will go through freshman orientation with the Network Television Premiere of "College", get "Accepted," tackle the freshman 15 in "Van Wilder: Freshman Year," rush its first frat in "American Pie Presents: Beta House," graduate, and get its first job in "Waiting."
"National Lampoon's 301: The Legend of Awesomest Maximus" - Network Television Premiere
Wednesday, 5/4 at 2:00 p.m.
Starring Will Sasso and Rip Torn. THIS IS SPARTAAA� National Lampoon style. In their most epic spoof yet, National Lampoon presents "301: The Legend of Awesomest Maximus," every 'sword and sandal' classic takes a beating. Starring Will Sasso as the 301st Spartan and Rip Torn as the King of Sparta, they lead the greatest army in the world, but they just can't seem to get their s&*t together. Watch the battle go down in the Network Television Premiere of "National Lampoon's 301: The Legend of Awesomest Maximus."
"The Promotion" - Network Television Premiere
Sunday, 5/15 at 3:00 p.m.
Starring John C. Reilly, Seann William Scott and Jenna Fischer. Supermarket worker Doug Stauber (William Scott) is a shoe-in for a promotion to store manager, but when Richard Wehlner (Reilly) shows up with a sparkling resume and more experience, Doug is faced with the dilemma of how to treat him - friend or foe? With the help of motivational tapes, Doug attempts to reach his goal and overcome corporate and personal tests.
"College" - Network Television Premiere
Saturday, 5/21 at 2:45 p.m.
Starring Drake Bell, Kevin Covais and Ryan Pinkston. After Kevin gets dumped by his girlfriend, his two friends take him away to have a wild weekend at college. In order to get into all of the college parties, a frat decides to recruit them as "pledges". The three friends are then put through some of the most disgusting antics of being in a frat but it pays off when they become friends with three sorority girls. After one of the frat brothers gets jealous of the budding relationship between Kevin and one of the girls, he decides to humiliate Kevin, but the boys fight back by pulling a huge prank that lands them on top.
"How to Lose Friends & Alienate People" - Network Television Premiere
Saturday, 5/28 at 3:00 p.m.
Starring Simon Pegg, Jeff Bridges and Megan Fox. Smalltime British celebrity journalist Sidney Young (Pegg) catches the attention of big-time New York editor Clayton Harding (Bridges) and takes a job working at the magazine in New York City, where he promptly insults and annoys everyone he meets. His only saving grace is a rising young starlet who develops affection for him and might help him save his career as a journalist.
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