THE EIGHTH SEASON OF "COMEDY CENTRAL PRESENTS" KICKS OFF
WITH TWO BACK-TO-BACK EPISODES
THE PREMIERE OF "COMEDY CENTRAL PRESENTS JOHN HEFFRON
AND "COMEDY CENTRAL PRESENTS DAT PHAN"
AIRING FRIDAY, JANUARY 30 AT 10:00 P.M. AND 10:30 P.M.
NEW YORK, January 12, 2004 -- Incredibly entertaining! This show is hilarious! Catch John Heffron performing his very funny brand of comedy bringing loads of laughter to the small screen when "COMEDY CENTRAL Presents John Heffron" premieres, Friday, January 30 at 10:00 p.m. At 10:30 p.m., don't miss the "Last Comic Standing" winner, Dat Phan, who will premiere his first ever half-hour special exclusively for COMEDY CENTRAL, "COMEDY CENTRAL Presents Dat Phan."
This year, COMEDY CENTRAL has decided to take the "Friday Night Stand-Up Block" even further and premiere two all-new stand-up specials back-to-back. Sit down for one-hour and watch the newest, freshest stand-up starting at Friday night January 30 at 10:00 p.m.
New episodes of "COMEDY CENTRAL Presents" air on Fridays at 10:00 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. Upcoming comedians include Carlos Alazraqui, Tom Cotter, Mike Birbiglia, Gene Pompa, Frank Caliendo, Vanessa Hollingshead, D.C. Benny, Rudy Rush, Tig and many more.
"COMEDY CENTRAL Presents" provides one of the few remaining showcases for top stand-up talent. The show features today's hottest comics performing a half-hour of stand-up with a special set designed to reflect each comedian's material and personality. "COMEDY CENTRAL Presents" is produced by RickMill Productions.
Lauren Gray from COMEDY CENTRAL, Paul Miller and Kimber Rickabaugh from RickMill Productions will serve as executive producers of this season's episodes of "COMEDY CENTRAL Presents." Miller will also serve as the director.
COMEDY CENTRAL offers a variety of original stand-up comedy programs and specials. The network features stand-up shows such as "Premium Blend" and "COMEDY CENTRAL Presents," as well as one-hour specials created exclusively for COMEDY CENTRAL.
COMEDY CENTRAL, the only all-comedy network, currently is seen in more than 85 million homes nationwide. COMEDY CENTRAL is owned by Comedy Partners, a wholly-owned division of MTV Networks. COMEDY CENTRAL is a registered trademark of Comedy Partners. COMEDY CENTRAL's Internet address is http://www.comedycentral.com.