or


[09/12/06 - 12:00 AM]
Comedy Central(R) Records to Release "Demetri Martin: These Are Jokes" Stand-Up Cd/DVD on Tuesday, September 26

[via press release from Comedy Central]

COMEDY CENTRAL´┐Ż RECORDS TO RELEASE "DEMETRI MARTIN: THESE ARE JOKES" STAND-UP CD/DVD ON TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 26

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Demetri Martin's Stand-Up CD Includes A Hilarious DVD With His -Rated Special On "COMEDY CENTRAL Presents"

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------

NEW YORK, September 12, 2006 There's no stopping this up and coming comedian --even if you take away his acoustic guitar, synthesizer, foot bells and miniature drums! "Demetri Martin: These Are Jokes" CD/DVD is loaded with laughs and special features including a slew of performances, videos and original artwork by the young comedian. "Demetri Martin: These Are Jokes" CD/DVD will be available in stores nationwide and on shop.comedycentral.com on Tuesday, September 26 via COMEDY CENTRAL Records.

"Demetri Martin: These Are Jokes" stand-up CD features 13 tracks loaded with almost an hour's worth of Martin's unique view on life and skewed take on everyday occurrences that normally go unnoticed. The DVD contains his "COMEDY CENTRAL Presents" special and loads of special features including original animations by Martin, early performances, commentaries, photos, songs and hidden features. Also included in the package is a poster hand drawn by the comedian.

Demetri Martin is currently selling out theaters from coast to coast. He has written for NBC's "Late Night with Conan O'Brien" and performed on the show multiple times. His other appearances include "Late Night with David Letterman," "Carson Daly" and numerous others. In 2003, he taped his first stand-up special, "COMEDY CENTRAL Presents" which remains one of the highest-rated half-hours on the network. He is a contributing correspondent on COMEDY CENTRAL's "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart." Martin will also be the spokesperson for Microsoft's new operating system, Windows Vista.

COMEDY CENTRAL Records has previously released "Kyle Cease: One Dimple," "Lewis Black: The Carnegie Hall Performance," Grammy-nominated "Lewis Black: Luther Burbank Performing Arts Center Blues," "Lewis Black: Rules Of Enragement," Dane Cook's platinum-selling "Retaliation," "Dane Cook: Harmful If Swallowed," "Jim Gaffigan: Beyond The Pale," Jim Gaffigan's "Doing My Time," "Mike Birbiglia: Two Drink Mike," D.L. Hughley's "Notes From The GED Section," Todd Barry's "Falling Off The Bone," Denis Leary's "Merry F#%$in' Christmas," Mitch Hedberg's "Mitch All Together" and "Strategic Grill Locations," "I Don't Mean To Insult You, But You Look Like Bobcat Goldthwait," Dave Attell's "Skanks For The Memories" and Jim Breuer's "Smoke 'n' Breu." Other releases include "The Marijuana Logues" and "'Crank Yankers' The Best Uncensored Crank Calls" (Vol. 1, 2 and 3).

COMEDY CENTRAL, the only all-comedy network, currently is seen in more than 88 million homes nationwide. COMEDY CENTRAL is owned by Comedy Partners, a wholly-owned division of Viacom Inc.'s (NYSE: VIA and VIA.B) MTV Networks. COMEDY CENTRAL is a registered trademark of Comedy Partners. COMEDY CENTRAL's Internet address is www.comedycentral.com.





  [september 2006]  
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
     


· CRANK YANKERS (MTV2)





[01/16/17 - 11:39 AM]
"Taboo" Delights in FX Premiere
FX further spins the numbers for Tuesday, January 10.

[01/16/17 - 10:02 AM]
"The Great British Baking Show" Returns to PBS for a Fourth Season of Merriment in the Kitchen
PBS also announced it has committed to a fifth season of the series that has previously aired on the BBC.

[01/16/17 - 10:01 AM]
PBS Honors Extraordinary Achievements and Explores Important Conversations as Part of Black History Month Programming
PBS kicks off a new year with documentaries and specials that highlight the African-American experience through content on-air on PBS member stations and online through the PBS Black Culture Connection.

[01/16/17 - 09:37 AM]
Sunday's Broadcast Ratings: NFL Playoffs Score Big for NBC, FOX
Nearly 49 million viewers turned into FOX at its peak for its Packers-Cowboys showdown.

[01/16/17 - 07:38 AM]
Steelers-Chiefs Score a Record Overnight Rating for a Primetime NFL Wild Card or Divisional Playoff Game
NBC spins the numbers for Sunday, January 15.

[01/16/17 - 05:06 AM]
TEGNA and MGM Launching BOLD, a Live, Interactive, Multi-Platform Program
BOLD will be the industry's first live multi-daypart syndicated show, spotlighting the day's essential stories, information and trending social media content in real-time across multiple screens.

[01/15/17 - 10:05 AM]
PBS and Stations Launch 24/7 PBS Kids Channel, Expanding Access to the #1 Children's Educational Media Brand on TV and Digital Platforms
The free service ensures that PBS Kids' high-quality content is available to all children and caregivers on a platform and at a time that works for them, including primetime, weekends and other out-of-school times when they are most likely to tune in.

[01/15/17 - 10:04 AM]
PBS and HHMI Tangled Bank Studios Celebrate 40th Anniversary of NASA Voyager Launch in "The Farthest" (w.t.)
The twin Voyager spacecraft revolutionized planetary science, resolved key questions about the outer planets and raised intriguing new ones about the evolution of our solar system.

[01/15/17 - 10:03 AM]
PBS and Time Inc. Announce "Beyond a Year in Space"
The two specials explore the human limitations for space travel and what a mission to Mars will require.

[01/15/17 - 10:02 AM]
PBS Announces New Summer of Adventure
Look for six new limited series that take viewers to some of the world's most amazing places and cultures.

[01/15/17 - 10:01 AM]
PBS Series "Nova" Shares the Great American Solar Eclipse with Audiences Across the U.S. in Special Day-of-Event Presentation
On Monday August 21, 2017, America's eyes will be glued to the skies as the mainland United States experiences the first total solar eclipse since 1979.

[01/15/17 - 09:38 AM]
Saturday's Broadcast Ratings: NFL Playoff Coverage Tops Charts for CBS
The Eye's telecast of the Texans/Patriots showdown easily wins the night.

[01/15/17 - 08:41 AM]
"Saturday Night Live" Is the #1 Non-Sports Telecast of the Night on the Big 4 Networks
NBC spins the numbers for Saturday, January 14.

[01/14/17 - 05:06 PM]
AMC Announces 2017 Winter and Spring Premiere Dates for New and Returning Original Series
The cable channel sets premieres for the martial arts drama "Into the Badlands," new epic "The Son" and the Emmy(R)-nominated "Better Call Saul."

[01/14/17 - 05:05 PM]
On the Heels of Three Golden Globe(R) Wins for "The Night Manager" AMC and the BBC Team Up Again with Best-Selling Author John le Carre
"The Spy" is being distributed internationally by Paramount and adapted by Academy Award winner Simon Beaufoy.