“GABRIEL IGLESIAS: ALOHA FLUFFY” EXTENDED AND UNCENSORED CD
AND DIGITAL DOWNLOAD TO BE RELEASED SEPTEMBER 24
ON COMEDY CENTRAL RECORDS
Two-Disc CD Includes a Second Disc of Bonus Stand-Up
NEW YORK, September 5, 2013 – Fluffy goes Hawaiian as the “Gabriel Iglesias: Aloha Fluffy” extended and uncensored CD and digital download are set to be released on September 24 on COMEDY CENTRAL Records. The two- disc CD set of Iglesias’ hit special also includes 30 minutes of bonus stand-up material.In front of a packed house at Honolulu’s Hawaii Theatre Center, Gabriel Iglesias opens by sharing his love of all things Hawaiian, from his favorite luau guide bus driver to some choice local slang. From there, he regales the audience with hilarious tales from the unique life of an international comedy sensation – performing in Saudi Arabia, appearing in the film “Magic Mike,” and raising a deodorant-adverse teenage boy.The second disc features tracks including “Racist Gift Basket” and “Magic Mike Story” plus 30 minutes of bonus stand-up material.The highly-rated “Gabriel Iglesias: Aloha Fluffy” two-part special aired in April on COMEDY CENTRAL® and ranks as the top stand-up special of 2013 among total viewers. The “Gabriel Iglesias: Aloha Fluffy” extended and uncensored DVD and Blu-ray, released earlier this year, also includes 50 minutes of bonus features.Iglesias has been described as a witty, electrifying, and talented performer who has the ability to consistently deliver a uniquely hilarious comedy experience. His first two DVD specials, “Hot & Fluffy” and “I’m Not Fat…I’m Fluffy,” have sold well over 1 million copies. “Gabriel Iglesias Presents Stand-Up Revolution” premiered on COMEDY CENTRAL in October 2011 and stars Iglesias, who serves as host and curator of the featured comedians. For the series, Iglesias was individually nominated for a 2012 ALMA Award in the category: Favorite TV Reality, Variety, or Comedy Personality or Act. In addition, Iglesias was named this year by The Hollywood Reporter as the Fifth Top Grossing Standup Comedian touring the country and Forbes Magazine included him in their “ones to watch” in 2013, alongside Bradley Cooper, Lena Dunham, Jimmy Fallon and Mindy Kaling.Iglesias has also launched a successful film career with featured roles in “Magic Mike” and the Disney animated film, “Planes.” He will next be seen co-starring alongside Marlon Wayans and director Mike Tiddes in “A Haunted House 2,” the sequel to the hilarious box office hit. The film is scheduled to be released in March 2014.Iglesias’ numerous television credits include Cartoon Network’s “The Annoying Orange,” “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno,” “Conan,” “Jimmy Kimmel Live,” Fox TV’s “The Family Guy,” “Good Morning America,” and “The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson.” Iglesias has co-hosted top-rated YouTube series Ray William Johnson’s “=3” and “Epic Meal Time,” and starred in the Warner Bros. hit movie “Magic Mike.”Iglesias has been top billed at the Just for Laughs Comedy Festivals in Montreal and Toronto, and in 2009 and 2010 was selected to headline the unique Amman Jordan Comedy Festival, the first of its kind in the Arab world. He has sold out performances around the globe, including shows in Australia, Europe, the U.K. and Saudi Arabia. His tours in 2013 will take him to the U.S., Canada, Australia, Europe, the U.K., Singapore, Saudi Arabia, Qatar and the United Arab Emirates.Iglesias has an active and extensive fan-base reaching over 5.8MM fans online.“Gabriel Iglesias: Aloha Fluffy” is available in HD and SD on iTunes, Xbox Video Marketplace, Sony PlayStation Store, Amazon Instant Video and Vudu.“Gabriel Iglesias: Aloha Fluffy” is executive produced by Iglesias, Joe Meloche, Robert Hartmann, Stu Schreiberg, and John Bravakis.COMEDY CENTRAL, the #1 brand in comedy, is the home for the biggest names in stand-up including recent one-hour specials from Daniel Tosh, Kevin Hart, Jeff Dunham, Gabriel Iglesias, DL Hughley, Amy Schumer, Anthony Jeselnik, Aziz Ansari, Chris Hardwick, Hannibal Buress, John Mulaney, Al Madrigal, Reggie Watts, Demetri Martin, Pete Holmes and more.
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