FANS CAN FINALLY GET THEIR HANDS ON DANIEL TOSH WHEN
"TOSH.0" IS RELEASED FOR THE FIRST TIME ON BLU-RAY AND DVD ON TUESDAY, JUNE 12
The First Collection Features the First 10 Episodes from Season One
All-New Episodes of "Tosh.0" Air Tuesdays at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT
NEW YORK, June 5, 2012 – Finally, fans can own a piece of "Tosh.0" as COMEDY CENTRAL® will release compilations of the hit series on Blu-ray and DVD. The Blu-rays and DVDs will be released in multi-episode collections which will be compiled according to host Daniel Tosh’s famous sartorial selections. Over the course of the series run, each new set of episodes has featured Tosh donning various themed wardrobe choices including hoodies (season 1a), cardigans (season 1b), casual jackets (season 2a), deep Vs (season 2b), collared shirts (season 3a), exposed arms (season 3b), collegiate apparel (season 3c), high fashion (season 4a) and currently sick kicks for the ladies (season 4b).
The first collection of "Tosh.0" episodes, "Tosh.0: Hoodies," includes 10 full-length episodes and will be released on Blu-ray and DVD by COMEDY CENTRAL Home Entertainment and Paramount Home Entertainment on Tuesday, June 12. The two-disc set includes popular "Web Redemptions" for the Afro Ninja, Miss Teen South Carolina and Chris Crocker, among others, along with guest appearances by Dave Attell, Bree Olson and Fred Willard, and much more.
A break-out ratings success for COMEDY CENTRAL, "Tosh.0," which averages 3.9 million total viewers, is the #1 show on Tuesday nights across all of television with M18-34 and M18-24 and #2 in cable with P18-49.
Currently in its fourth season, “Tosh.0” airs Tuesday nights at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT. The series premiered on June 4, 2009 and features razor-sharp humor and biting commentary from comedian Daniel Tosh. The weekly, topical series delves into all aspects of the Internet from the absolutely absurd to the incredibly ingenious. Each episode includes Tosh giving subjects of notorious viral videos a second chance to redeem themselves from the embarrassment with which they have become synonymous with their very own "Web Redemption."
The über-popular "Tosh.0" blog, which is one of COMEDY CENTRAL's most-visited properties, continues to be updated daily with blog posts, web-exclusive behind-the-scenes content and interactive features. Viewers can follow Tosh on Twitter (currently with 5.8 million followers) as he live tweets during the show and also by becoming a fan of "Tosh.0" on Facebook (currently at 8.3 million fans).
"Tosh.0" is executive produced by Tosh, Charlie Siskel and Christie Smith. Gary Mann is the Executive in Charge of Production for COMEDY CENTRAL.
Available in 99 million homes nationwide, COMEDY CENTRAL (www.comedycentral.com), the only all-comedy network, is owned by, and is a registered trademark of, Comedy Partners, a wholly-owned unit of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIA and VIAB). For up-to-the-minute and archival press information and photographs visit Press Central, COMEDY CENTRAL's press web site at www.comedycentral.com/press and follow us on Twitter @ComedyCentralPR for the latest in breaking news updates, behind-the-scenes information and photos.
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