DAVE ATTELL, D.L. HUGHLEY, JIM NORTON AND BOB SAGET TO STAR IN NEW SOLO STAND-UP COMEDY SPECIALS ON HBO
NEW YORK, July 12, 2007 - Stand-up comedy takes center stage on
HBO in the coming months, as Dave Attell, D.L. Hughley, Jim Norton and
Bob Saget star in new solo specials on the network. The Attell, Hughley
and Norton specials all taped in Washington, D.C. at the Lincoln Theatre
the weekend of June 1-3, while the Saget special was taped recently in
New York City at New York University's Skirball Center. HBO Video will
release each special on DVD three days after its network debut.
BOB SAGET: THAT AIN'T RIGHT features the sitcom veteran and
star of the recent films "Farce of the Penguins" and "The Aristrocrats"
delivering his adult comedy when the special debuts Saturday, Aug. 25.
D.L. HUGHLEY: UNAPOLOGETIC, debuting Saturday, Sept. 22,
spotlights the popular comedian and actor, whose credits include "Studio
60 on the Sunset Strip," HBO's "Comic Relief(tm) 2006" and "The Original
Kings of Comedy."
JIM NORTON: MONSTER RAIN features the veteran of the HBO comedy
series "Lucky Louie" and his own "One-Night Stand" on HBO in a special
debuting in October.
Dave Attell's special, featuring the "Daily Show" veteran and
star of the series "Insomniac with Dave Attell," debuts in November.
All four comedy specials will be directed by Beth McCarthy and
produced by John Irwin.