or


[06/01/11 - 09:47 AM]
Comedy Central: July 2011 Programming Highlights
New specials include "Christopher Titus: Neverlution" and "John Pinette: Still Hungry."

[via press release from Comedy Central]

Comedy Central: July 2011 Programming Highlights

(all times are et/pt)

HAPPY BIRTHDAY AMERICA! TUNE-IN TO COMEDY CENTRAL(R) ALL FOURTH OF JULY WEEKEND LONG FOR PROGRAMMING SO SIDE SPLITTINGLY HILARIOUS COMEDY CENTRAL IS SURE TO MAKE UNCLE SAM PROUD

CHRISTOPHER TITUS IS STARTING A NEVERLUTION! WHEN THE WORLD TELEVISION PREMIERE OF "CHRISTOPHER TITUS: NEVERLUTION" AIRS ON SUNDAY, JULY 3 AT 9:00 P.M. ET/PT

JOHN PINETTE MAY STILL BE HUNGRY, BUT VIEWERS ARE SURE TO BE FILLED WITH LAUGHTER WHEN THE WORLD PREMIERE OF "JOHN PINETTE: STILL HUNGRY" DEBUTS FRIDAY JULY 29 AT 11:00 P.M. ET/PT

This July, COMEDY CENTRAL celebrates the most patriotic weekend of the year with programming from 50 of America's biggest stars in stand-up comedy. Tune-in for two full days of stand-up specials from Dane Cook, Aziz Ansari, Jim Gaffigan, George Lopez, Wanda Sykes and more! Also, on this July fourth weekend on COMEDY CENTRAL, don't miss Christopher Titus start an American "neverution" with the World Television Premiere of "Christopher Titus: Neverlution" on Sunday, July 3 at 9:00 p.m. Later in the month the network satisfies viewers' cravings for laughter when "John Pinette: Still Hungry" debuts on Friday, July 29 at 11:00 p.m. Also in July, check out all-new episodes of the "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart," "The Colbert Report," "Tosh.0," "Jon Benjamin Has a Van," "Futurama" and "Ugly Americans."

SPECIALS

"Christopher Titus: Neverlution" - World Television Premiere

Sunday, 7/3 9:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Emmy(R) Award-nominated comedian Christopher Titus is back with an all-new stand-up special titled "Christopher Titus: Neverlution." Titus takes aim at America, tackling everything from politics to the "new generation." The revolution begins with the world premiere of "Christopher Titus: Neverlution" on Sunday, July 3 at 9:00 p.m. on COMEDY CENTRAL.

"John Pinette: Still Hungry" - World Premiere

Friday, 7/29 11:00 p.m. - Midnight

John Pinette may not be starving, but he is still hungry and his new special has no shortage of laughs. Between ragging on arugula for being pretentious and waiting for the day Martha Stewart builds a pyramid, Pinette keeps 'em coming and leaves the audience hungry for more. Viewers with a hefty appetite for laughs are sure to be left satiated after tuning into "John Pinette: Still Hungry" on Friday, July 29 at 11:00 p.m. on COMEDY CENTRAL.

STUNTS

50 Star Stand-up Weekend (working title)

Friday, 7/1 9:00 p.m. - 5:00 a.m.; Saturday, 7/2 and Sunday, 7/3 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 a.m. and Monday 7/4

9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.

It's stars, stripes and open mics this weekend at COMEDY CENTRAL with two full days of nonstop comedy from some of the brightest stars: Dane Cook, Aziz Ansari, Jim Gaffigan, George Lopez, Christopher Titus, Wanda Sykes and many, many more. Don't miss the chance to watch 50 of our favorite freedom-loving comics shine brighter than the dawn's early light for a marathon weekend hosted by Jason Bateman, Charlie Day and Jason Sudeikis from "Horrible Bosses," in theaters July 8.

"United States of Sunny"

Monday, 7/4 9:00 p.m. - Midnight

It's always sunny in the cradle of liberty! Calling all lovers of freedom! This July Fourth, tune-in to watch the gang from Paddy's as they run for office, solve the gas crisis and crack the Liberty bell in the City of Brotherly Love with back-to-back patriotic episodes of "It's Always Sunny In Philadelphia."

Christmas Cooldown (working title)

Sunday, 7/10 3:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Longing for the days of snow and cookies, instead of sweating and mosquitoes? If so, join COMEDY CENRAL for Christmas in July with a block of jolly comedy. Join the Griswolds on their "Christmas Vacation" and find out if Santa is naughty or nice in "Bad Santa." Follow Ryan Reynolds home for the holidays in "Just Friends" and wrap up the Christmas-themed marathon with "Jeff Dunham's Very Special Christmas Special."

"COMEDY CENTRAL Park Friday Night Stand Up"

Friday, 7/29 9:00 p.m. - Midnight

Tune in for Friday night laughs from some of the network's hottest and most hilarious stand-up acts, featuring footage from COMEDY CENTRAL's live event in New York City, "COMEDY CENTRAL Park" and the World Premiere of "John Pinette: Still Hungry."

MOVIES

"Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby" - COMEDY CENTRAL Premiere

Sunday, 7/17 7:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Starring Will Ferrell, John C. Reilly and Sacha Baron Cohen. Will Ferrell stars as champion NASCAR driver Ricky Bobby, who has it all - an unrivaled winning streak, the hottest wife in racing and a best friend who will do anything to help him win. When flamboyant French Formula "Une" racer Jean Girard challenges Ricky Bobby, he must change everything to win again.

"Year One" - Network Television Premiere

Saturday, 7/23 9:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.

Starring Jack Black, Michael Cera and Olivia Wilde. Jack Black stars as a failed hunter and Michael Cera stars as his gatherer friend who set out on an epic journey through biblical times after being banished from their village. Along the way they witness Cain slay Abel, get drafted into the military and rescue the women they love from peril in "Year One."

COMEDY CENTRAL, the only all-comedy network, currently is seen in more than 98 million homes nationwide. COMEDY CENTRAL is owned by, and is a registered trademark of, Comedy Partners, a wholly-owned division of Viacom Inc.'s (NYSE: VIA and VIA.B) MTV Networks. COMEDY CENTRAL's Internet address is www.comedycentral.com.

MTV Networks, a division of Viacom (NYSE: VIA, VIA.B), is one of the world's leading creators of entertainment content, with brands that engage and connect diverse audiences across television, online, mobile, games, virtual worlds and consumer products. The company's portfolio spans more than 150 television channels and 400 digital media properties worldwide, and includes MTV, VH1, CMT, Logo, Harmonix, Nickelodeon, Nick at Nite, Nick Jr., TeenNick, AddictingGames, Neopets, COMEDY CENTRAL, SPIKE, TV Land, Atom, GameTrailers and Xfire.





  [june 2011]  
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
   


· FUTURAMA (COMEDY CENTRAL)
· JON BENJAMIN HAS A VAN (COMEDY CENTRAL)
· TOSH.0 (COMEDY CENTRAL)
· UGLY AMERICANS (COMEDY CENTRAL)





[01/18/18 - 08:18 AM]
Wednesday's Broadcast Ratings: FOX, "9-1-1" Edge Demo Race
The network's new drama helps lead the night among adults 18-49.

[01/18/18 - 07:00 AM]
Season Three of E!'s Hit Series "Hollywood Medium with Tyler Henry" Returns Wednesday, February 28 at 9PM ET/PT
Chrissy Metz, Jim Parsons, Lucy Hale, Titus Burgess, Megan Fox and La Toya Jackson are among those featured in the new season.

[01/18/18 - 07:00 AM]
CBS Announces the NFL Players Competing on "MVP: Most Valuable Performer," A New Live One-Hour Special, Airing Thursday, Jan. 25
After a nationwide vote, Brandon Williams, Jonathan Stewart, Justin Tucker, Alex Collins, Cody and Jacob Hollister, and Kevin Zeitler have been named the finalists who will compete in the talent show to find the current NFL player with the best off-the-field talent.

[01/18/18 - 06:30 AM]
Brothers Osborne, Eric Church and Maren Morris to Perform at the "60th Annual Grammy Awards(R)" in a Tribute to Victims of Tragedies That Occurred at Live Music Events
"Live music events have always provided a safe space for fans to gather in a shared celebration of music. Sadly, that wasn't always the case this past year," said Neil Portnow, President/CEO of the Recording Academy.

[01/17/18 - 04:01 PM]
PBS and WGBH Announce the Launch of An All-New Series from "Nova" That Probes the Biggest, Most Provocative Questions in Science
"Nova Wonders," a six-episode, hour-long, primetime series, hosted by three engaging young scientists, is slated to launch on PBS in spring 2018.

[01/17/18 - 02:36 PM]
New Drama Series "Instinct" Will Now Debut Sunday, March 18 on the CBS Television Network
The project, starring Alan Cumming and Bojana Novakovic, will roll out one week later than previously announced.

[01/17/18 - 02:21 PM]
PBS Announces Liev Schreiber as Narrator of "Civilizations," A Nine-Part Global Series Exploring the Power of Art from Earliest Civilizations to the Present
The series tells the story of art from the dawn of human history to the present day - for the first time on a global scale.

[01/17/18 - 12:46 PM]
Smithsonian Channel(TM) Examines the Life and Death of an Iconic Civil Rights Activist in "The Lost Tapes: Malcolm X"
Said installment relives the pivotal years of this trailblazing activist using rarely seen footage and audio tapes, including never-before-seen footage of Nation of Islam rallies and recordings made at the Audubon Ballroom on the day of his assassination.

[01/17/18 - 11:36 AM]
Car Customization Entrepenuer, Ryan Friedlinghaus, Returns to Velocity for an All New Season of "Inside West Coast Customs"
"Everyone turns to Ryan for his craftsmanship and knowledge which stems from years of experience building outstanding cars," said Robert S. Scanlon, president of Velocity and TEN video content.

[01/17/18 - 11:16 AM]
Custom Car Builder Aaron Kaufman Returns to Discovery Channel in All-New Series "Shifting Gears with Aaron Kaufman"
"Fast N' Loud" star Aaron Kaufman is back, and this time, he's the boss.

[01/17/18 - 11:00 AM]
Lynn Barrie Joins Freeform as Senior Vice President, Original Programming and Development
Prior to joining Freeform, Barrie was the vice president of Comedy Development at ABC Entertainment Group.

[01/17/18 - 10:52 AM]
"Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" and "RightThisMinute" Renewed for 2018-19 on ABC Owned Television Stations by Disney-ABC Home Entertainment and Television Distribution
Hosted by Chris Harrison and currently in its 16th season in national syndication, "Millionaire" continues to be the only game show that offers a $1 million prize to each and every contestant.

[01/17/18 - 10:15 AM]
Rupert Friend Joins Cast of CBS All Access' "Strange Angel"
Friend will play Ernest Donovan, the enigmatic neighbor of Jack Parsons (portrayed by Jack Reynor) who becomes the young scientist's tour guide into the illicit underbelly of 1930s Los Angeles.

[01/17/18 - 10:03 AM]
"Marvel's Cloak & Dagger" Panel and Live Performances Announced for First Ever "Freeform Summit"
The "Freeform Summit," taking place Thursday at NeueHouse Hollywood, includes talent, executives, showrunners and directors across multiple series spotlighting the brand new 2018 programming lineup including.

[01/17/18 - 10:02 AM]
Showtime(R) to Premiere "Eddie Griffin: Undeniable"
Celebrating his 30-year anniversary in comedy, veteran comedian Eddie Griffin takes to the stage in the hilarious new special, premiering on Friday, February 9.