Discovery, Comedy Central Tops With Cord Cutters in Beta Research Study

Discovery Channel and Comedy Central are the basic cable networks cord-cutters are most interested in, according to a study by Beta Research. Also high on the list of cable channels cord-cutters like are Food Network, FX, ID, History, National Geographic and Disney Channel. Among heavy streaming network viewers, FX was on top, followed by Discovery, Comedy Central, Syfy, Food Network, History and National Geographic.

Colbert Lands Animated Projects At Comedy Central

‘The Daily Show’ Moving To ViacomCBS Times Square HQ In Return To Studio

Host Trevor Noah will bring Comedy Central’s latenight comedy series The Daily Show back to the studio tonight, for the first time since March of 2020. Noah had been hosting the show (renamed The Daily Social Distancing Show) from his apartment ever since New York City first shut down in the early weeks of the pandemic. However, The Daily Show will be leaving the Hell’s Kitchen neighborhood in Manhattan (where it has originated since Craig Kilborn hosted the program), and move to parent company ViacomCBS’s corporate headquarters in Times Square.

Comedy Central Renews ‘South Park’ Through Season 30 In $900M Deal

South Park has been renewed through Season 30 at Comedy Central and 14 original movies based on the show have been ordered at Paramount+, as part of a new deal signed between MTV Entertainment Studios and co-creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone.

‘The Daily Show’ Celebrates At 25

Comedy Central’s The Daily Show launched 25 years ago this month, dedicated to skewering journalism and warning viewers about how they take in their news. “We became the watchdogs of the watchdog,” said co-creator Lizz Winstead. “Nobody had done it before so the world was our oyster.” Above (l-r): Craig Kilborn, former host of The Daily Show, appears at the premiere of “Old School” in Los Angeles on Feb. 13, 2003; Jon Stewart appears during a taping of in New York on Nov. 30, 2011, and Trevor Noah on Sept. 29, 2015.

‘The Daily Show’s Trevor Noah Says Goodbye… For Now

‘South Park’s Pandemic Special Scores Series’ Best Ratings In Seven Years

‘Schitt’s Creek’ Rerun To Air On Comedy Central

‘Venture Brothers’ Canceled at Adult Swim After 7 Seasons (Over 17 Years)

‘Tosh.o’ Canceled By Comedy Central

‘Drunk History’ Canceled After Six Seasons At Comedy Central

‘Ren & Stimpy Show’ Revived At Comedy Central

Right Time To ‘Get Stupid Again’: Beavis, Butt-Head Comeback

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Beavis and Butt-Head are coming back to TV in a reimagined version of the animated series about a pair of Gen X slackers. “It seemed like the time was right to get stupid again,” Mike Judge, the creator and voice of both characters, said in a statement. “Beavis and Butt-Head,” which […]

Fearing The End Of Comedy Central

The network that made the careers of Dave Chappelle, Stephen Colbert and Amy Schumer has laid off top executives while looking to make shows that are cheaper to produce. The changes resulted, in part, from the merger of the network’s longtime parent, Viacom, and CBS. The deal was intended to save $750 million, much of it through job cuts, and reshape the company for a time when streaming is on the rise and cable is fading.

‘The Daily Show’ Expands To 45 Minutes

Comedy Central’s latenight franchise will go from a half-hour to 45 minutes each night starting Monday. The expansion is the first in the show’s 24-year history. The change comes as the show has found an increased audience and a number of high-profile bookings during the coronavirus pandemic.

Trevor Noah Sets ‘Daily Social Distancing Show’

Comedy Central’s The Daily Show with Trevor Noah got inventive as it tries to navigate the television production shutdown brought on by the coronavirus pandemic. Following the example of other latenight shows that have broadcast segments produced remotely, on Wednesday, The Daily Show‘s YouTube channel posted a video introducing the The Daily Social Distancing Show.

‘Tosh.0’ Gets 4-Season Renewal At Comedy Central

‘South Park’ Creators Offer Mocking ‘Apology’ To China Over Episode

‘South Park’ Scrubbed From Chinese Internet After Critical Episode

David Spade Returns With ‘Lights Out’

Lights Out With David Spade debuts on Comedy Central on July 29. The show, which will run four nights a week follow The Daily Show With Trevor Noah‘s slot, is looking to veer away from the current vogue of political humor and draw more on the SNL vet’s jaded personality.

Comedy Central Bringing Back ‘Crank Yankers’ With Kimmel, Carolla

David Spade Gets Post-‘Daily Show’ Slot On Comedy Central

Comedy Central Lands ‘Parks And Recreation’

‘South Park’ Season Finale Drops Uncensored C-Word

‘Daily Show’ Host Trevor Noah Silenced By Voice Issue

Fans of “The Daily Show” got to see Trevor Noah host Tuesday night’s Comedy Central broadcast. But they didn’t get to hear him. The reason: Noah has lost his voice and is under doctor’s orders not to utter a word. The show began as usual, with the theme song playing and the audience cheering as […]

‘Daily Show’ EP Bodow To Exit After 16 Years

‘Daily Show’ Slots Live Episode For Midterm Elections

‘Broad City’ To End After Season 5

Kathy Griffin Returning To TV On Comedy Central

Comedy Central Orders Season 6 Of ‘Drunk History’

Comedy Central Taps Danielson As Digital Head

Comedy Central To Launch Podcast Network

Klepper Mines Absurdity In New Series

Comedy Central Quits Snapchat Discover

Comedy Central Extends Trevor Noah Through 2022

‘Daily Show’ Adds Dulcé Sloan as Correspondent


Does America Still Need ‘South Park’?

Comedy Central Extends ‘President,’ ‘Jim Jefferies’

Jordan Klepper’s Comedy Central Show Gets Title

Comedy Central’s ‘@midnight’ To End