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MAYA RUDOLPH SHOW, THE
Air Date: Monday, May 19, 2014
Time Slot: 10:01 PM-11:00 PM EST on NBC
Episode Title: (#100) "PILOT"
[NOTE: The following article is a press release issued by the aforementioned network and/or company. Any errors, typos, etc. are attributed to the original author. The release is reproduced solely for the dissemination of the enclosed information.]

"NBC SPECIALS"

"MAYA RUDOLPH VARIETY SPECIAL (WT)"

05/19/2014 (10:01PM - 11:00PM) (Monday) : The hourlong "The Maya Rudolph Show" reconnects with television's classic variety shows, utilizing Rudolph's incredible sketch comedy skills honed from her years on "Saturday Night Live." Jam-packed with hilarious skits and musical performances, Rudolph knows how to find the funny with her incredible guests stars: Andy Samberg ("Brooklyn Nine-Nine"), Kristen Bell ("Veronica Mars"), Fred Armisen ("Portlandia," "Late Night with Seth Meyers"), Chris Parnell ("Archer"), Craig Robinson ("Mr. Robinson") and Sean Hayes ("Hollywood Game Night"). Grammy Award-nominated singer-songwriter Janelle Monae will appear as musical guest. R&B singer-producer Raphael Saadiq is the bandleader.

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MAYA RUDOLPH SHOW, THE (NBC)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
5/19/14 - ???
STATUS:
on hiatus or fate to be determined
TIME SLOT:
completed airing its current season
CURRENT SEASON:
1 (1 episodes)
ADDITIONAL NOTES:
one-hour backdoor pilot special
DESCRIPTION:
(from NBC's press release, April 2014) Starring the Emmy Award nominee and beloved "Saturday Night Live" veteran, NBC has scheduled "The Maya Rudolph Show" for Monday, May 19 (10 p.m. ET/PT). Rudolph, David Javerbaum, Erin David and Dave Becky will produce, with Lorne Michaels serving as executive producer. "The Maya Rudolph Show" is from Universal Television. Revisiting the classic variety show format, "The Maya Rudolph Show" will feature guest stars Andy Samberg ("Brooklyn Nine-Nine"), Kristen Bell ("Veronica Mars"), Fred Armisen ("Portlandia," "Late Night with Seth Meyers"), Chris Parnell ("Archer"), Craig Robinson ("Mr. Robinson") and Sean Hayes ("Hollywood Game Night"). Grammy Award-nominated singer-songwriter Janelle Monae will serve as the musical guest. R&b singer-producer Raphael Saadiq will be the bandleader.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Maya Rudolph as Host
CREW INFORMATION:
· Dave Becky as EP
· David Javerbaum as EP
· Erin David as EP
· Lorne Michaels as EP
· Maya Rudolph as EP
GENRE(S):
· comedy (all)
· comedy (improv/sketch)
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· Broadway Video Television
· Universal Television