[05/14/07 - 03:36 PM]
This Memorial Day Weekend, Ditch the Sunshine and Escape to the Couch for "Virtual Vacation" and "Fantastic Monday" with Four Full Days of Comedy Central's(R) Best Programming Beginning Friday, May 25 at 9:00 A.M.
Jessica Alba, Michael Chiklis, Chris Evans and Ioan Gruffudd from the upcoming feature film sequel "Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer" will be hosting a day of fantastically funny movies from 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

[via press release from Comedy Central]



"Fantastic Monday" Will Be Hosted By Jessica Alba, Michael Chiklis, Chris Evans And Ioan Gruffudd From The Upcoming Feature Film "Fantastic Four: Rise Of The Silver Surfer"


NEW YORK, May 14, 2007 -- Who says taking a vacation requires leaving the house? This Memorial Day Weekend, say "bon voyage" to annoying tour guides and "aloha" to COMEDY CENTRAL's "Virtual Vacation" and "Fantastic Monday." Don't miss three days of hilarious stand-up and movie programming with "Virtual Vacation," Friday, May 25 to Sunday, May 27, beginning at 9:00 a.m. each day. On May 28, enjoy a day off from work with more laugh-packed programming. Spend Memorial Day with COMEDY CENTRAL's "Fantastic Monday," hosted by the cast of "Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer," from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

On Friday, May 25, catch the Network Television Premiere of the stand-up special "Bonnie MacFarlane" and stay tuned for Lewis Black hosting an all-new episode of "Live At Gotham" at midnight. On Saturday, May 26, catch laugh-out-loud movies such as "Keeping the Faith" at 9:00 a.m., "Orange County" at 2:00 p.m., "Office Space" at 4:00 p.m. and back-to-back episodes of "Scrubs" beginning at 6:00 p.m. On Sunday, May 27, be sure to watch "Office Space" at noon, "Friday" at 8:00 p.m. and "Jackass: The Movie" at 10:00 p.m.

On "Fantastic Monday," get ready to kick back and relax even more! Jessica Alba, Michael Chiklis, Chris Evans and Ioan Gruffudd from the upcoming feature film sequel "Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer" will be hosting a day of fantastically funny movies from 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Start off with Ben Affleck and Matt Damon in "Dogma" at 8:00 a.m., Jamie Kennedy in "Malibu's Most Wanted" at 10:30 a.m. and a riotous group of off-beat officers in "Police Academy 4: Citizens on Patrol" at 12:30 p.m. Need one more great laugh to go with a Memorial Day BBQ dinner? Catch Ben Stiller and Owen Wilson as competitive male models in "Zoolander" at 5:00 p.m.

"Virtual Vacation" will be sponsored by Sonic and California Tourism.

COMEDY CENTRAL, the only all-comedy network, currently is seen in more than 91 million homes nationwide. COMEDY CENTRAL is owned by, and is a registered trademark of, Comedy Partners, a wholly-owned division of VIACOM Inc.'s (NYSE: VIA and VIA.B) MTV Networks. COMEDY CENTRAL's Internet address is www.comedycentral.com. For up-to-the-minute and archival press information and photographs visit Press Central, COMEDY CENTRAL's press web site at www.comedycentral.com/press.

  [may 2007]  


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