Comedy Central's roast of actor James Franco drew a solid 3.1 million viewers for its premiere airing Monday night, according to Nielsen, and 5.2 million combined for its two showings. The roast…
James Franco probably thought being a multi-hyphenate performer and artist seemed pretty great. That was before he agreed to be the subject of this year's Comedy Central roast, which was taped Aug…
The “COMEDY CENTRAL Roast of James Franco” is beginning to fill out its lineup of roasters behind host Seth Rogen. The first round of names confirmed as roasters include: former “Saturday Night Live”…
Comedy Central is enabling comedy fans to buy standup specials for $5 a pop through a new online marketplace suggested by the trailblazing model first employed by comedian Louis C.K.
Comedy Central's infamous Roast has seen its fair share of interesting celeb victims over the years, from Pamela Anderson, to Flavor Flav, to Larry the Cable Guy. And while the Roast of Donald Trump…
TBS has ordered a latenight comedy series starring Pete Holmes from Conan O'Brien's Conaco shingle.
Comedy Central is utilizing the popularity of its celebrity roast franchise to help launch "The Burn With Jeff Ross."
TBS has made a deal to air 15 new episodes of sitcom "Cougar Town," which is leaving ABC.
TNT is developing the procedural drama "Tom Clancy's Homeland Security," with former uber-agent Michael Ovitz set to exec produce.
Sean Penn may have found his next directorial vehicle, as the "Into the Wild" helmer is in early talks to direct Robert De Niro in "The Comedian."