COMEDY CENTRAL® HAS ENROLLED IN GREENDALE COMMUNITY COLLEGE
STARTING SEPTEMBER 20 “COMMUNITY” WILL AIR ON
COMEDY CENTRAL® FRIDAY NIGHTS FROM 9:00 P.M. – 11:00 P.M. ET/PT
Special 10-Episode Marathon Airs On
Sunday, September 15 from 11:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. ET/PT
Tweets from Super Fans Using Hashtag #CommunityCentral Have the Chance
To Appear On-Air during the Friday Premiere Episodes
NEW YORK, September 12, 2013 – COMEDY CENTRAL has enrolled in Greendale Community College! The cable television premiere of “Community” kicks off with a special 10-episode block of fan-favorite episodes Sunday, September 15 from 11:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. ET/PT. Starting Friday, September 20, well-studied fans and clueless freshmen can start “Community” cramming when the series settles into the schedule with a four-episode block airing weekly every Friday from 9:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m., beginning with season one. During the Friday premiere episodes, super fans can use the hashtag #CommunityCentral for a chance to see their tweets on-air.
The critically-acclaimed “Community” is a half-hour comedy series about a tight-knit study group at Greendale Community College. At the center of the group is Jeff Winger (Joel McHale, “The Soup”), a fast-talking lawyer whose degree has been revoked. With some help from his fellow classmates, Winger forms a study group who eventually learn more about themselves than their course work. Among the series stars who comprise the group are Chevy Chase, Gillian Jacobs, Yvette Nicole Brown, Danny Pudi, Alison Brie, Donald Glover, Ken Jeong and Jim Rash. “Community’” will be returning to NBC’s 2013 – 2014 schedule for its fifth season.
“Community” was created by Dan Harmon, who serves as an Executive Producer. Chris McKenna, Russ Krasnoff, Gary Foster, Pat Kienlen are Executive Producers. Tristram Shapeero is Executive Producer/Director. The series is a Krasnoff Foster Entertainment production, Harmonious Claptrap production, in association with Universal Television and Sony Pictures Television.
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