[02/24/14 - 11:00 AM]
CMT's "Can't Stop Laughing Week" Begins Sunday, March 23
Highlights include the "Party Down South Reunion Special" on Thursday, March 27 at 10:00/9:00c.

[via press release from CMT]


Week of Comedy-Themed Programming Includes the Television World Premieres of 'Ron White's Comedy Salute to the Troops 2014' and 'Jeff Dunham's Achmed Saves America'

New Episodes of PARTY DOWN SOUTH and MY BIG REDNECK FAMILY To Also Premiere

NASHVILLE - February 24, 2014 - Beginning Sunday, March 23, CMT is bringing viewers CAN'T STOP LAUGHING WEEK - a week filled with new premieres from funnymen Ron White and Jeff Dunham, along with some of CMT's favorite comedy films and new episodes of hit series PARTY DOWN SOUTH and MY BIG REDNECK FAMILY.

The week of laughs will kick-off with the television world premiere of RON WHITE'S COMEDY SALUTE TO THE TROOPS 2014, White's annual show dedicated to those who serve in the armed forces. Later in the week, comedian Jeff Dunham will bring the television premiere of his first-ever animated movie ACHMED SAVES AMERICA.

The line-up for CAN'T STOP LAUGHING WEEK includes:

RON WHITE'S COMEDY SALUTE TO THE TROOPS 2014 - CMT Original Premiere Premieres Sunday, March 23 at 9:00 p.m., ET/PT Encore presentation airs Wednesday, March 26 at 9:00 p.m., ET/PT Ron White brings an evening of funny in this all-new 90-minute special filmed live from the Mirage Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas. For the fourth year in a row, White will entertain the audience and support the troops alongside Kathleen Madigan, Josh Blue, Roy Wood, Jr., Gabriel Iglesias and Geechy Guy.

CMT MOVIES: BEVERLY HILLS COP Premieres Monday, March 24 at 9:00 p.m., ET/PT A freewheeling Detroit cop (Eddie Murphy) pursuing a murder investigation finds himself dealing with the very different culture of Beverly Hills.

CMT MOVIES: MRS. DOUBTFIRE Premieres Tuesday, March 25 at 9:00 p.m., ET/PT After a bitter divorce, an actor (Robin Williams) disguises himself as a female housekeeper to spend time with his children held in custody by his former wife (Sally Field).

PARTY DOWN SOUTH REUNION SPECIAL - All-New Episode Premieres Thursday, March 27 at 10:00 p.m., ET/PT Find out what the cast of CMT's hit series PARTY DOWN SOUTH has been up to since the season one finale. Relive some of the season's best moments and get all the behind-the-scenes details about what went on in Murrells Inlet, S.C.

JEFF DUNHAM'S ACHMED SAVES AMERICA - Television Premiere Premieres Friday, March 28 at 10:00 p.m., ET/PT From the inventive mind of Jeff Dunham comes "Achmed Saves America," the first animated movie starring the world's most beloved, failed bad guy. When "The Little Skeleton That Couldn't" unexpectedly finds himself in Americaville, USA, he is mistaken as a French exchange student while he plots to destroy the town and all its "infidels." But when Achmed is exposed to the sweet things in life, including all-you-can-eat buffets and frozen yogurt, his campaign of hate turns into a patriotic all-American love fest.

CMT MOVIES: PAUL BLART: MALL COP - CMT Premiere Premieres Saturday, March 29 at 7:00 p.m., ET/PT Paul Blart (Kevin James) is a mild-mannered security guard who works in a New Jersey mall. When the mall is taken over by a gang of organized crooks, it's up to him to save the day and stop the criminals on his own.

MY BIG REDNECK FAMILY - All-New Episode Premieres Saturday, March 29 at 10:00 p.m., ET/PT Hosted by Tom Arnold, MY BIG REDNECK FAMILY follows the Clampet family's crazy antics and parenting misadventures. On this week's all-new episode, the guys try to toughen up Mason and Brody's survival skills while Tommy makes his acting debut in his first film.

CMT, a unit of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIA, VIAB), is the leading television and digital authority on country music and entertainment, reaching more than 92 million homes in the U.S. CMT and its website, CMT.com, offer an unparalleled mix of music, news, live concerts and series and is the top resource for country music on demand. The network's digital platforms include the 24-hour music channel, CMT Pure Country, CMT Mobile and CMT VOD.

  [february 2014]  


[10/25/16 - 02:18 PM]
VH1's Highly Anticipated "Martha & Snoop's Potluck Dinner Party" to Premiere Monday, November 7 at 10PM ET/PT
Guests include Seth Rogen, Wiz Khalifa, Rick Ross, Jamie Chung, 2 Chainz, Naya Rivera, Ashley Graham, Jason Derulo, 50 Cent, Fat Joe, Mike Epps, Kathy Griffin, Kelis, Ashlee Simpson & Evan Ross, Keke Palmer, Robin Thicke and Bella Thorne.

[10/25/16 - 01:16 PM]
Comedy Central Sets Election Night Programming
Highlights include a live one-hour telecast of "The Daily Show with Trevor Noah" airing at 11:00/10:00c.

[10/25/16 - 01:00 PM]
CMT's Annual "Artists of the Year" Celebration Continues to Rise Attracting Nearly 2 Million Viewers with Ratings Soaring More Than 20%
CMT spins the numbers for Thursday, October 20.

[10/25/16 - 12:38 PM]
Showtime(R) Accelerates World Television Premiere Date for "Zero Days" to Saturday, Nov. 5 at 9PM ET/PT
As the subject continues to make headlines across the U.S and world, this film becomes more relevant and powerful documentary as viewers are being confronted by these issues in their daily lives.

[10/25/16 - 12:01 PM]
"The 2016 SNL Election Special" Revisits Unpredictable Presidential Campaign
The hour-long telecast is set to air Monday, November 7 at 10:00/9:00c.

[10/25/16 - 11:26 AM]
Discovery Cruises Into SEMA to Find the Next Motor Monday Star
Discovery Casting will be scouting for new talent at the SEMA Auto show taking place November 1-4 at the Las Vegas Convention Center.

[10/25/16 - 10:59 AM]
FYI Orders Season Five of "Married at First Sight" in Chicago
Production has already begun in Chicago, Illinois with the new season slated to air in 2017.

[10/25/16 - 10:14 AM]
TV One Joins Lexus for a Special Presentation of "Lexus Verses and Flow" Airing Wednesday, October 26 at 11 PM ET/8 PM PT
Dondré T. Whitfield hosts the special evening that blends music performances by chart-topping artists with spoken word presentations from top slam poetry artists.

[10/25/16 - 10:11 AM]
Video: Key Art and Trailer for Season Two of Original Scripted Drama, "The Art of More" Released
Returning for the new season are stars Dennis Quaid, who also serves as executive producer, Kate Bosworth, Cary Elwes and Christian Cooke.

[10/25/16 - 10:01 AM]
History's New Military Drama Series "Six" Premieres Wednesday, January 18 at 10PM ET/PT
The eight episode first season follows members of Navy SEAL Team Six, modern American warriors, whose covert mission to eliminate a Taliban leader in Afghanistan goes awry when they uncover a U.S. citizen working with terrorists.

[10/25/16 - 09:01 AM]
International Icon Lady Gaga to Perform at the "2016 American Music Awards(R)"
Lady Gaga is a nine-time American Music Award nominee and took home the win in 2010 for Favorite Female Artist - Pop/Rock.

[10/25/16 - 08:48 AM]
Bravo Media Goes Behind the Scenes of the Ultra Exclusive "Timber Creek Lodge" Premiering Monday, December 5 at 10PM ET/PT
It's all work and a lot of play at "Timber Creek Lodge," where viewers will go behind the doors of a five-star mountain retreat to see the on-and-off duty shenanigans of the resort staff working around the clock to provide the ultimate vacation experience.

[10/25/16 - 08:46 AM]
Monday's Broadcast Ratings: NBC Tops Charts with "The Voice"
The Peacock stakes claim to the most-watched network among total viewers and adults 18-49.

[10/25/16 - 08:36 AM]
Jennifer Nettles to Host "CMA Country Christmas," Airing Monday, November 28, on ABC
Nettles, who is hosting the special for the seventh time this year, will release her first holiday album, "To Celebrate Christmas," October 28, on Big Machine Records.

[10/25/16 - 08:00 AM]
Video: Oy with the Poodles Already! Netflix's "Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life" Trailer Is Here!
"Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life" launches Friday, November 25, everywhere that Netflix is available.