Comedy Central Announces Holiday Specials from ‘The Daily Show,’ ‘Drunk History,’ and ‘The President Show’
Three Comedy Central shows are ringing in the holiday season with TV specials. The network announced today that it’s lined up three holiday specials from The Daily Show, Drunk History, and The President Show. First up is Drunk History Christmas Special, which airs Tuesday, November 28th at 10:00pm. Next up is I Came Up with Christmas: A President Show Christmas on Thursday, November 30th at 10:00pm, while The Daily Show’s special is set for the following month on Monday, December 18th at 11:00pm. Here’s the full rundown:
The Daily Show’s The Yearly Show 2017 year-end special will be hosted by Trevor Noah and will feature The Best F#@king News Team. Taping at the Gramercy Theater in New York City on Sunday, December 3, the brand-new one-hour special will feature all original content. The Daily Show’s The Yearly Show 2017 premieres on Monday, December 18 at 11:00 p.m. ET/PT on Comedy Central.
In the Drunk History Christmas Special, creators Derek Waters and Jeremy Konner bring to life such iconic holiday scenes as George Washington crossing the Delaware River on Christmas Day, a look at the Charles Dickens Christmas classic A Christmas Carol and Teddy Roosevelt’s ban on Christmas trees in the White House. Reenactors include Rob Corddry, Colin Hanks, Ken Marino and Chris Witaske with narrations from Craig Anstett, Rich Fulcher and Phil Hendrie.
I Came Up with Christmas: A President Show Christmas will feature The 45th and final President of the United States (played by The President Show creator Anthony Atamanuik) alongside the Vice President (played by Peter Grosz) as they celebrate the holiday with a cavalcade of friends old and new in a night of comedy, music, jingle bells, and dog whistles as they try to make this the whitest Christmas ever. The hour-long holiday special debuts Thursday, November 30 at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT.
Check out promos for all three specials below: