COMEDY CENTRAL(R) JUST GOT A WHOLE LOT BETTER LOOKIN'! #1 BRAND IN COMEDY ANNOUNCES ROB LOWE AS NEXT ROASTEE
"Comedy Central Roast of Rob Lowe" to Tape This Summer in Los Angeles
NEW YORK, June 9, 2016 - Comedy Central today announces that Rob Lowe will be this year's Roastee. The "Comedy Central Roast of Rob Lowe" (#LoweRoast) will take place in Los Angeles with the tape and airdate to be announced at a later date.
"Rob Lowe is handsome, talented, successful and handsome. He needs to be roasted," said Kent Alterman, President, Comedy Central.
Lowe added: "What a thrill to once again be following in Justin Bieber's footsteps. I look forward to a night of hilarious jokes recycled from the James Franco Roast. I would like to express my gratitude to the members of my family who have passed away and therefore will not have to endure what promises to be a very special evening."
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