[11/01/13 - 07:36 AM]
November Marks the Return of All-Time Comedy Great Bill Cosby for His First All-New Concert Special in 30 Years "Bill Cosby: Far From Finished" Saturday, November 23, at 8:00 P.M. ET/PT
Also on tap this month from Comedy Central: original stand-up special "Steve Rannazzisi: Manchild" on Saturday, November 16.

[via press release from Comedy Central]

Comedy Central: November 2013 Programming Highlights

(all times are et/pt)



This November, Comedy Central(R) wants to help you kick back, relax, and enjoy some history-making comedy before the holiday season kicks into gear. Temperatures are cooling, but we're warming things up for comedy legend Bill Cosby's return to the stand-up stage, starting with the Comedy Central premiere of his 1983 special "Bill Cosby: Himself" on November 16 at 4:00 p.m. ET/PT. Shortly after, at midnight, we're turning up the heat with the world premiere of Steve Rannazzisi's first one-hour stand-up special "Steve Rannazzisi: Manchild." Then, it's time for the main event: 30 years after his last televised concert special, Cosby is back November 23 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT with the all-new 90-minute special "Bill Cosby: Far From Finished." Now there's something to be thankful for this November.

In addition, check out all-new episodes of "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart," and "The Colbert Report" "Tosh.0," "Brickleberry," "South Park," "Key & Peele," "@midnight," and "Adam Devine's House Party," all month long.


"Bill Cosby: Far From Finished" - World Premiere

Saturday, November 23 from 8:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

Bill Cosby celebrates his first concert special in thirty years with "Bill Cosby: Far From Finished." Whether talking about first love, marriage or raising children, Cosby has the audience roaring with laughter. Tune in Saturday, November 23, at 8:00 p.m. to catch the living legend in action.

"Steve Rannazzisi: Manchild" - Comedy Central Original Stand-Up World Premiere

Saturday, November 16 from 12:00 Midnight - 1:00 a.m.

In his first one-hour special, "Steve Rannazzisi: Manchild," Rannazzisi jumps right in with musings on air travel, flying while high, moving in together, and the responsibility that comes with ordering a pizza. In front of a live audience at The Civic Theatre in New Orleans, Rannazzisi covers the joys of parenting - the not-quite miraculous experience of birth, the difference between raising boys and raising girls, and the time the babysitter quit, which hereafter is referred to as "the incident" in the Rannazzisi household.

"Bill Cosby: Himself" - Comedy Central Premiere

Saturday, November 16 from 4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

We're going old school with the Comedy Central premiere of one of the greatest concert specials of all time - "Bill Cosby: Himself." Watch as Cosby relives his childhood of walking to school uphill in the snow both ways, tells his kids it's ok to eat cake for breakfast, and shares more classic stories. And be sure to catch Cosby's return to stand-up in the all-new "Bill Cosby: Far From Finished," premiering November 23 only on Comedy Central!


New York Comedy Festival (working title)

Saturday, November 16, from 10:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.

Comedy Central is bringing the laughs to the mean streets of the Big Apple with the 10th annual New York Comedy Festival from November 6 - November 10. Celebrate the festival with a block of stand-up from all-star comedians Amy Schumer and Daniel Tosh, leading up to the world premiere of the all-new stand-up special "Steve Rannazzisi: Manchild" at 12:00 Midnight.

"South Park" Dads (working title)

Monday, November 18, from 9:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.

Get ready for the release of Vince Vaughn's new movie about a prolific sperm donor, "Delivery Man," with a block of "South Park" episodes featuring everyone's favorite father, Randy Marsh. Tune in as Randy says the N-word on Jeopardy, gives himself testicular cancer, tries his hand at cooking, and discovers the magic of Broadway.

Thanksgiving Weekend (working title)

Thursday, November 28, at 9:00 a.m. - Sunday, December 1, at 12:00 Midnight.

Get ready for some serious binging on Comedy Central this Thanksgiving when we bring you a jam-packed four-day weekend of your favorite series, stand-up and movies. Tune in Thursday for a giant block of everyone's favorite ventriloquist, Jeff Dunham, and come back Friday for "South Park," stand-up from Gabriel Iglesias, and a quadruple batch of Comedy Central Roasts. Stay through the weekend for classic movies like "Dumb & Dumber," "Role Models," and "Anger Management," and be sure to catch a mega block of "Tosh.0" as you wind down the weekend on Sunday.


"Scott Pilgrim vs. The World" - Comedy Central Premiere

Saturday, November 9, 10:00 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.

Starring Michael Cera, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, and Anna Kendrick. When young rocker Scott Pilgrim (Michael Cera) falls for the mysterious Ramona Flowers (Mary Elizabeth Winstead), he must battle his way through the throes of young love by literally battling all of her exes. Tune in to see what can happen when love triangles and rock bands collide in this hilarious action adventure.

"Galaxy Quest" - Comedy Central Premiere

Sunday, November 10, 8:45 a.m. - 11:25 a.m.

Starring Tim Allen, Sigourney Weaver, and Alan Rickman. Catch this sci-fi parody film about a group of has-been TV actors who are sought out by a group of aliens living on Earth to protect them from an evil alien warlord.

  [november 2013]  


[10/24/16 - 02:45 PM]
"Frozen," Walt Disney Animation Studios' Blockbuster Film, Makes Its Network Broadcast Premiere on ABC This Holiday Season
Look for "The Making of Frozen: A Return to Arendelle" that same night, Sunday, December 11 on the Alphabet.

[10/24/16 - 02:19 PM]
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[10/24/16 - 01:21 PM]
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The special will premiere at 7/6c on TLC followed by an encore presentation at 9/8c on Discovery Family Channel.

[10/24/16 - 01:20 PM]
Louis C.K., Ryan Reynolds, Tracy Morgan and More Join the Guest List as TBS's "Conan" Heads to New York for a Week of Shows
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[10/24/16 - 12:38 PM]
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[10/24/16 - 11:21 AM]
Hallmark Movies & Mysteries' "Most Wonderful Movies of Christmas" 2016 Original Movie Premieres
"Love Always, Santa" will kick things off Sunday, November 6 on the cable channel.

[10/24/16 - 11:15 AM]
National Geographic Channel Announces Unprecedented and Historic Global Release of "Before the Flood"
"In our minds, there is no more important story to tell, no more important issue facing our planet than that of climate change," said Courteney Monroe.

[10/24/16 - 10:26 AM]
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The film chronicles the life and vision of this remarkable man, exploring how photography defines the way the public perceives armed conflict, and revealing the sheer difficulty of survival while taking photos in a war zone.

[10/24/16 - 10:26 AM]
The CW Orders New Seasons of "Whose Line Is It Anyway?," "Penn & Teller: Fool Us," and "Masters of Illusion" for Summer 2017
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[10/24/16 - 10:23 AM]
Video: Four New Promos for FX's New Drama Series "Taboo" Starring Tom Hardy
The new original series from Tom Hardy and Ridley Scott premieres early 2017.

[10/24/16 - 10:09 AM]
Video: Amazon Releases Retro 80s Commercial for "Red Oaks" Season 2
Look for the new season to premiere on Amazon Prime Video November 11.

[10/24/16 - 09:13 AM]
Amazon Original Series "The Grand Tour" Announces Studio Recording in Nashville, TN
"The Grand Tour" will launch in 4K on Friday, November 18 exclusively for Amazon Prime members.

[10/24/16 - 08:54 AM]
Seahawks-Cardinals "SNF" Leads Preliminary Results for the Night Among the Big 4 in Every Key Measure
NBC spins the numbers for Sunday, October 23.

[10/24/16 - 08:43 AM]
Sunday's Broadcast Ratings: "Sunday Night Football" Keeps NBC on Top
The Peacock once again leads the evening among total viewers and adults 18-49.

[10/24/16 - 07:55 AM]
Mike Tirico to Make Horse Racing Debut as Host of NBC's Primetime Coverage of the 2016 Breeders' Cup
"What a great event and venue for my maiden voyage with our incredibly talented horse racing team," Tirico said.