[06/26/06 - 12:00 AM]
Comedy Central(R) Adds Fuel to the Fire with "Grills Gone Wild: 4th of July Movie Cookout" Beginning Saturday, July 1 Through Tuesday, July 4 from 10:00 P.M. to 1:00 A.M. Each Day

[via press release from Comedy Central]



Each Day From 10:00 P.M. Until 1:00 A.M. Tune In To "Chappelle's Four�Night Stand"


NEW YORK, June 26, 2006�COMEDY CENTRAL is celebrating the 4th of July holiday with a four�day line�up of scorching hot TV! COMEDY CENTRAL'S "Grills Gone Wild: 4th of July Cookout" features films and television episodes that are sure to make the summer sizzle Saturday, July 1 through Tuesday, July 4.

The four days of programming include a little something for everyone's taste. Those who crave well�done comedic legends like Eddie Murphy and Adam Sandler can look forward to films such as "Trading Places" and "Billy Madison." In addition, some medium�rare up�and�coming stars including Jack Black, Steve Zahn, Heath Ledger and Julia Stiles can be seen in "10 Things I Hate About You" and "Saving Silverman." Join COMEDY CENTRAL on this momentous occasion as they heat up Independence Day weekend.

Watch things sizzle with "Trading Places" as a common criminal (Eddie Murphy) takes his chance at becoming a rich business man while the employee who he replaced (Dan Aykroyd) struggles with being broke and getting his job back. Adam Sandler serves up laughs in "Billy Madison" as a twenty�seven�year�old slacker who has to go back to grammar school in order to inherit his father's estate. Larisa Oleynik finds herself in a dilemma when she has to play matchmaker between her sister and another rebellious teen in the fiery comedy, "10 Things I Hate About You." Catch Steve Zahn and Jack Black trying to rescue their buddy from the inferno of marriage in "Saving Silverman."

If these movies aren't raw enough, COMEDY CENTRAL is serving up four nights of Grade�A comedy with twenty four of the best episodes of "Chappelle's Show" with "Chappelle's Show: Four Night Stand." In preparation for the third season premiere Sunday, July 9 at 9:00 p.m., COMEDY CENTRAL is blazing the trail starting at 10:00 p.m. every night with a marathon of episodes hosted by Damon Wayans, Shawn Wayans, Tracy Morgan and Kerry Washington in support of their new film "Little Man" opening in theaters Wednesday, July 5.

"COMEDY CENTRAL'S Grills Gone Wild: 4th of July Cookout" is sponsored by Visa and Dairy Queen.

COMEDY CENTRAL, the only all�comedy network, currently is seen in more than 88 billion homes nationwide. COMEDY CENTRAL is owned by Comedy Partners, a wholly�owned division of MTV Networks. COMEDY CENTRAL is a registered trademark of Comedy Partners. COMEDY CENTRAL's Internet address is http://www.comedycentral.com.

  [june 2006]  


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