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Comedy Central sets fall series, speshes

Premieres include Daniel Tosh animated series 'Brickleberry'

Comedy Central will kick off a big fall push on Sept. 25 with new segs of “Tosh.0” and the bow of Daniel Tosh’s toon series “Brickleberry.”

“South Park” and “Key & Peele” return Sept. 26. “Gabriel Iglesias Presents Stand-Up Revolution” will bow its second season Oct. 4 at 10 p.m., and the series premiere of “Mash Up,” hosted by T.J. Miller, will be on Oct. 9 at 12:30 a.m.

Comedy Central’s fall lineup also boasts several new comedy speshes. “Demetri Martin. Standup Comedian” will air Sept. 29, and Jeff Dunham will topline his fifth Comedy Central spesh “Minding the Monsters” on Oct. 7. “D.L. Hughley: The Endangered List” airs Oct. 27 at 11 p.m. and feature Hughley. Also slated for the fall lineup are comedy specials “Chris Hardwick: Mandroid” and “Russell Peters: The Green Card Tour,” though official air dates have yet to be locked down.

“Night of Too Many Stars: America Comes Together for Autism Programs,” the fourth edition of the fundraiser, will tape Oct. 13 in New York and air Oct. 21. Telethon spesh will be hosted by Jon Stewart and feature live performances, sketches, short films and a celebrity phone bank.

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