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Comedy Central Launches Colossal Clusterfest, feat. Jerry Seinfeld, Bill Burr, Hannibal Buress, Broad City

posted by Oscar February 28, 2017

There’s a new comedy festival this year thanks to the unveiling today of Comedy Central’s Colossal Clusterfest. The TV network has teamed up with Superfly, which brings to the world Bonnaroo and Outside Lands, for its first music festival, and they’re making certain to deliver so many of the biggest names in the industry.

Headlining the inaugural Colossal Clusterfest are Jerry Seinfeld, Kevin Hart, Bill Burr, and Sarah Silverman (& friends). Some of the other notable comedians include Hannibal Buress, Broad City, Chris Hardwick, Fred Armisen, Reggie Watts, Anthony Jeselnik, Moshe Kasher, 2 Dope Queens, Kyle Kinane, Ron Funches, and Roy Wood Jr. The fest will also feature a music component, with artists like Ice Cube, Tegan and Sara, Chromeo, Vince Staples, Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Jidenna, and Ty Segall.

Check out the full list in the poster above. There will also be some attractions revolving around iconic shows Seinfeld, South Park, and It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia.

Colossal Clusterfest will take place June 2-4 at San Francisco’s Civic Center Plaza and Bill Graham Civic Auditorium. Continue Reading

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Trailer – ‘Broad City’ Season 2

posted by Oscar November 10, 2014

Season 2 of Broad City is almost upon us! This Comedy Central show is one of the best in the channel’s lineup and when the series wrapped up its first season, it left us instantly wanting more from Abbi and Ilana. It’s a bizarre and ridiculously funny show that never fails to deliver hilarious moments and quotable lines.

To help us cope with the downtime until we get the new episodes, CC has uploaded a trailer of what’s to come in season 2! Check it out above.

The show will return on January 14, 2015. Watch previous episodes from the series here: http://on.cc.com/1z71Dwb

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Video: Patton Oswalt – “Creative Depression” Comedy Central Re-Animated

posted by Oscar April 3, 2014

Patton Oswalt focuses on depression in this bit from his new stand-up special, and Oswalt demonstrates how having a daughter has made him work harder to find new ways to make him feel like everything can still be meaningless. Comedy Central has added some animation to the bit to help bring to life some of the misery. See that above.

Patton Oswalt: Tragedy Plus Comedy Equals Time premieres April 6 at 10/9c.

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Key & Peele: Season 3 Trailer

posted by Oscar August 20, 2013

One of Comedy Central’s latest sketch show hits is Key And Peele, which is set to start its third season next September (2013). Classics like the East-West Bowl, Obama & and anger translator Luther, and your favorite Substitute Teacher will all return on September 18 10:30/9:30c. See a trailer of what we have to look forward to above.

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Jon Huck Loses His Pants: ‘This Is Not Happening’ (CC:STUDIOS & Comedy Central)

posted by Oscar July 17, 2013

On the latest edition of Ari Shaffir’s This Is Not Happening for CC: Studios, comedian Jon Huck tells the story of a crazy night he lived through while on a trip to Oktoberfest. The events that went down on that trip are nothing but crazy and hilarious.

*While the video is mild, the sound is pretty NSFW. Continue Reading

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Comedy: The Jeselnik Offensive- Who Wore it Better? (Preview)

posted by Oscar February 19, 2013

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Comedy Central has released a preview of their latest show, The Jeselnik Offensive. The show gets its namesake from Anthony Jeselnik, known mainly for his appearances on several Celebrity Roasts and his recent standup special Caligula, both seen on the same network as the new show.

In this clip, Jeselnik discusses celebrity outfits, Pope Benedict’s resignation and America’s latest media “darling,” Christopher Dorner.

The Jeselnik Offensive premieres February 19 at 10:30/9:30c after an all-new Tosh.

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Comedy Central Boston Invasion 2.O: The Half Hour

posted by Oscar February 4, 2013

Comedy Central has put together an excellent list of veterans and up-and-comers to tape their half hour specials for the second season of the network’s show, The Half Hour. Every night, from February 26 to March 1, the live audience will be treated to two comedians per show for an hour of stand-up. Some of the comedians you lucky folks in Boston will receive at The Royale include Jonah Ray (Nerdist Podcast), Erik Griffin (Montez on Workaholics) and Dan St. Germain (John Oliver’s NY Standup Show).

See the full list of comedians, dates and ticket info after the jump. Continue Reading

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Comedy: Anthony Jeselnik – Caligula

posted by Oscar January 3, 2013

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Anthony Jeselnik has a new comedy special coming out this month and the man is right on point once again. Jeselnik, perhaps best known for his appearances in multiple “Roast” specials on Comedy Central, is a sometimes-controversial comedian that knows all too well how to make people cringe with his jokes, but that’s exactly what makes him great.

Jeselnik’s new comedy special, Caligula, will premiere worldwide this coming January 13 on Comedy Central, airing at 10/9c.

See the clip above to get a glimpse at what you can expect from the standup special and pre-order the new album, Caligula, on iTunes here: tinyurl.com/awhhkob

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Key & Peele: Obama’s Anger Translator – SH*T Mitt Romney Doesn’t Say

posted by Oscar August 21, 2012

“Key & Peele” are coming back for another season, and for it, the comedy duo are giving us a taste of what’s to come with arguably their best recurring bit, the Obama Anger Translator.
In this teaser, Obama invites his presidential opponent (Mitt Romney) to release his tax returns via his anger translator Luther.

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New Comedy: “Jeff Ross Roasts America”

posted by Oscar August 14, 2012

One of America’s favorite roastmasters, Jeff Ross, has dropped his latest comedy special Jeff Ross Roasts America. Jeff Ross has roasted the likes of Pam Anderson, Charlie Sheen and Donald Trump, among others; but now the “Roadmaster General” is taking on the nation! As the comedy special’s description say of it:

“Ross roast his way across the USA; one city and one group of masochistic volunteer roastees at a time. Traveling through cities including Seattle; Toronto; Las Vegas; Miami and Madison; Ross roasts a statue of Abe Lincoln in Washington D.C.; gets roasted by John Rich in Nashville; and in Minneapolis; brings an old friend onstage to tell a very intimate story the way only Jeff Ross can. It all adds up to an incredible hour-long tribute to these United States; and the people that inhabit it.”

Buy the new special here.

The special drops on the same day that Ross’ new show, The Burn, is set to debut on Comedy Central at 10:30pm ET.