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- 'Jam' band re-forms for Comedy gig. Hibberd, James // Hollywood Reporter;2/23/2010, Vol. 413 Issue 25, p4
The article reports that Comedy Central has ordered a stand-up series from producers Russell Simmons and Stan Lathan.
- Laff net puts in for 'Work' Weisman, Jon // Daily Variety;3/3/2010, Vol. 306 Issue 42, p6
The article reports on the decision of Comedy Central to order a 10-episode first season of comedy series "Workaholics."
- Cablers Target Laughs, Authenticity, Geeks. Weprin, Alex // Broadcasting & Cable;1/4/2010, Vol. 140 Issue 1, p12
The article reports on the opportunities seen by network executives in the forefront of comedy and a backlash against reality shows as networks emerge in the U.S. It shows that cable programmers still offers escapism for relief in spite on the continuing economic downturn. Also, a number of...
- American Body Shop. Bierly, Mandi; Wheat, Alynda // Entertainment Weekly;6/29/2007, Issue 941/942, p133
The article reviews the U.S. television program "American Body Shop," premiering on Comedy Central.
- LOOKING AHEAD 2011. Hatch, Ryan // Sports Illustrated;12/20/2010, Vol. 113 Issue 23, p26
The article presents a preview of the television comedy program "Onion SportsDome," which will debut on the cable television network Comedy Central in January, 2011.
- 'Park' Victory. Flynn, Gilman // Entertainment Weekly;11/03/2006, Issue 905, p65
The article presents a review of the 10th season of the television program "South Park," featured on the Comedy Central network. INSET: Backstory.
- MGM Renews 'Reno,' 'Chappelle'. Ibarra, Sergio // Television Week;1/28/2008, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p22
The article announces that MGM has renewed its syndication deals for "Reno 911!" and "Chappelle's Show," two comedy television programs from Comedy Central. The studio will be in charge of off-network syndication for the third and fourth seasons of the shows, slated for the 2009-10 and 2010-11...
- Comedy Web block on TV. Mayberry, Carly // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;2/27/2007, Vol. 398 Issue 25, p8
The article presents information on the branded-content company Comedy Central, which provides Web programming to late-night television viewers. Comedy Central's Web site, Motherload offers a mix of animation, live-action narrative and comedy programming. Comedy Central's programming block...
- Laff net reups 'Silverman' Frankel, Daniel // Daily Variety;3/4/2009, Vol. 302 Issue 43, p10
The article reports that the television comedy series "The Sarah Silverman Program" will return to cable television network Comedy Central for a third season. It states that the network has ordered 10 new episodes of the comedy series with Logo to co-finance the show. The program will feature...