GODFREY GETS PERSONAL WITH COMEDY CENTRAL®
IN THE PREMIERE EPISODE OF THIS SEASON'S "COMEDY CENTRAL PRESENTS"
AIRING FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 18 AT 10:00 P.M.
Featured Comedians This Season Include: Rocky LaPorte, Aries Spears, Russ Meneve, Keith
Robinson, Tom Shillue, Christian Finnegan, Tess, Todd Lynn, Al Madrigal, Jimmy Carr, Drew
Fraser, Jeff Cesario, Lynne Koplitz, Alonzo Bodden, Vic Henley, Harland Williams, Reno
Collier, Corey Holcomb, Craig Shoemaker, Dan Naturman And Henry Phillips
NEW YORK, February 7, 2005 -- For all of those diehard stand-up fans, "COMEDY CENTRAL Presents" is back for a ninth season. The new season kicks off with the lovable comedian, Godfrey. He talks about the effects of eating too much curry when "COMEDY CENTRAL Presents Godfrey" premieres Friday, February 18 at 10:00 p.m.
In Godfrey's own words, he discusses and explores the fine arts of catching the subway and programming answering machines in this all-new stand-up special.
Once again, COMEDY CENTRAL is taking the "Friday Night Stand-Up Block" to the next level with some of the funniest and most outrageous comedians performing their own original "COMEDY CENTRAL Presents" specials at 10:00 p.m.
This season, see original stand-up from the freshest, funniest comedians including: Rocky LaPorte, Aries Spears, Russ Meneve, Keith Robinson, Tom Shillue, Christian Finnegan, Tess, Todd Lynn, Al Madrigal, Jimmy Carr, Drew Fraser, Jeff Cesario, Lynne Koplitz, Alonzo Bodden, Vic Henley, Harland Williams, Reno Collier, Corey Holcomb, Craig Shoemaker, Dan Naturman and Henry Phillips.
"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.
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. The programming executive for COMEDY CENTRAL is Lou Wallach.
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 86 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.