MTV'S "HUMAN GIANT" RETURNS FOR SEASON 2 PREMIERING TUESDAY, MARCH 11 AT 11:00PM ET/PT
Sketch Comedy Series Features Guest Appearances by Bill Hader, Fred Armisen, Will Arnett, David Cross, Rob Riggle, Brian Posehn, Andy Samberg, and Many More
HUMAN GIANT: THE COMPLETE FIRST SEASON DVD AVAILABLE BEGINNING MARCH 4
One of MTV's most critically-acclaimed shows, "Human Giant" returns for another season with more off-beat sketches from Rob Huebel, Paul Scheer, Aziz Ansari and Jason Woliner. Dubbed "brilliant" by Rolling Stone, "Human Giant" is back with season two, joining MTV's Tuesday night line-up following "Life of Ryan" and "Rob & Big," beginning March 11 at 11pm ET/PT. Leading up to the new season, fans can collect their favorite sketches with Human Giant: The Complete First Season DVD as it hits stores on March 4.
On February 18, the second season premiere episode will be available for sale on iTunes, Xbox Live and Amazon three weeks before the premiere. All six 22-minute episodes from the second season will be available on instant release and uncensored, following on-air premiere. Never a dull moment, the new season features a long list of special guests including Fred Armisen ("SNL"), Will Arnett ("Arrested Development"), Jack McBrayer ("30 Rock"), David Cross ("Mr. Show"), Bill Hader (Superbad), Brian Posehn ("Sarah Silverman Program"), Rob Riggle ("The Daily Show"), Andy Samberg ("SNL"), Kristen Schaal ("Flight of the Conchords"), Isiah Whitlock ("The Wire") and Michael K. Williams ("The Wire").
On March 4, Human Giant: The Complete First Season debuts on DVD from MTV Home Entertainment and Paramount Home Entertainment for the SLP of $26.99. Whether skewering Dateline's "To Catch A Predator," traveling through time or fending off attack dogs, "Human Giant" is sketch comedy at its best. Season one includes special guest appearances by Jonah Hill (Superbad), Mary Lynn Rajskub ("24"), Patton Oswalt (Ratatouille), Brian Posehn ("The Sarah Silverman Program"), Rob Riggle ("The Daily Show"), Linda Cardellini ("Freaks and Geeks"), Ghostface Killah and others. The 2-disc DVD set includes all the outrageous episodes from Season 1, plus deleted scenes, unaired sketches, behind-the-scenes clips and more.
DVD SPECIAL FEATURES INCLUDE
� Audio Commentary
� Deleted and Extended/Alternate Scenes
� Behind the Scenes Clips
� Over an hour of highlights from the "Human Giant" 24-Hour Marathon
� Unaired Sketches
� Sneak Previews of Season 2
� Live, Early Footage of Characters from the Show
DVD Release Date: 3/04/08
Rated: Not Rated
Running Time: 176 minutes
Presented in Full screen format; Dolby Digital English Stereo
DVD Catalog: 853394
DVD SLP: $26.99
Tom Gianas ("Saturday Night Live," "Awful Truth with Michael Moore") is Showrunner/Executive Producer/Development Executive. Dave Becky, David Miner and Tucker Voorhees ("Everybody Hates Chris," "30 Rock") are Executive Producers for 3 Arts Entertainment. Human Giant's Ansari, Huebel, Scheer and Woliner Executive Produce. Tim Healy serves as Executive Producer for MTV, with Sam Grossman as the Development Executive for MTV.
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