MTV'S "NIKKI & SARA LIVE" TURNS THE FEMALE COMEDY DIAL UP WITH "COMMUNITY" STAR ALISON BRIE
New York, NY (February 13, 2013) - MTV's "Nikki & Sara LIVE" will continue to deliver the late night laughs when "Community" star, Alison Brie, drops by the Times Square Studio on Tuesday, February 19 at 11:00 p.m. ET LIVE/PT tape-delayed. Watch the hilarity ensue when these three women get together to break down the latest events in pop culture to the scoop on all the hysterical behind the scenes antics that take place on the set of "Community." For a look at last night's show, click here
Set in front of a live studio audience, critically acclaimed comedians Nikki Glaser and Sara Schaefer host their weekly half-hour comedy show from MTV's iconic Times Square Studio. Based on their successful comedy podcast "You Had to Be There," "Nikki & Sara LIVE" features their signature wit, fast-paced humor, celebrity interviews, and man on the street pieces that highlight their comedic take on the latest stories and trends in pop culture, entertainment, music and more.
Alison Brie currently stars as the adorable but tightly wound Annie Edison, on NBC's hit comedy "Community." She also has a recurring role on the Emmy Award-winning drama "Mad Men," playing Trudy Campbell. On the big screen, Brie recently starred opposite Emily Blunt and Jason Segal in "The Five Year Engagement," as Blunt's sister. Brie is currently in production on CBS Films' "Get a Job" starring opposite Bryan Cranston. She recently starred in the indie film "Save the Date" opposite Lizzie Caplan and Martin Starr, which premiered at the 2012 Sundance Film Festival. Her other film credits include "Scream 4" and "Montana Amazon."
Viewers can go to the "Nikki & Sara LIVE" show page on MTV.com for bios, photos and behind the scenes footage. Fans can also like the "Nikki & Sara LIVE" Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/pages/Nikki-Sara-LIVE/180137628796309?ref=ts&fref=ts. To keep fully engaged with Nikki and Sara at all times, MTV is asking fans to tweet using the hashtag #NikkiAndSaraLIVE.
Executive producers of "Nikki & Sara LIVE" are Sara Schaefer, Nikki Glaser and Kim Gamble. Rob Anderson helped create and develop the series. Brent Haynes is the SVP of Comedy and will executive produce for MTV, and Nick Predescu and Shane Tilston are Executives in Charge of Production for the network.
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