Comedy Central has announced their summer schedule, with the highly anticipated seasons of Review and Key and Peele getting premiere dates as well as new shows Another Period and Why? With Hannibal Buress. Here's what to expect:
Tuesday, June 23: Another Period (Series Premiere) – 10:30 p.m.
Tuesday, June 30: The Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail (Season Two Premiere) – 12:30 a.m.
Wednesday, July 8: Key & Peele (New Episodes) – 10:00 p.m. Why? With Hannibal Buress (Series Premiere) – 10:30 p.m.
Thursday, July 30: Review (Season Two Premiere) – 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday, September 1: Drunk History (Season Three Premiere) – 10:30 p.m.
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Key and Peele are hosting a Super Bowl special on Comedy Central at the end of the month, and this week they're back as NFL commentators Bertram Skilling and Dante Pibb with another round of playoff picks. Check out their predictions for Sunday's Packers vs. Seahawks NFC championship game above, then check out their picks for the Colts vs. Patriots AFC championship game below:
The first half of Key and Peele's fourth season wrapped up on Comedy Central last night, and in case you missed it, check out the above sketch "Al Qaeda Meeting" featuring Key, Peele, David Krumholtz, and more as a group of terrorists plotting against their toughest enemy yet: the TSA. If Key and Peele haven't been selected for TSA's PreCheck program yet, they certainly deserve a spot on the list after this sketch.
From a Police Academy reboot to a Substitute Teacher movie to a collaboration with Judd Apatow, Comedy Central stars Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele have been in talks to develop a ton of film projects lately. Deadline reports that they've lined up their first official film with New Line, and it's definitely the weirdest of all the projects in their pipeline. Written by Peele and Key and Peele/Community writer Alex Rubens, Keanu will tell "the story of friends who pose as drug dealers to infiltrate the criminal underworld, all to retrieve a stolen kitty." Here's how Peele summed it up: "The movie should resonate with [...]
Welcome to our column Sketch Anatomy, where we ask some of our favorite television writers to choose any sketch — one they personally wrote or one from history they find particularly hilarious, notable, or underappreciated — to learn from a writer's perspective what separates a successful sketch from the rest.
For this week's installment of Sketch Anatomy we spoke with UCB grad and The Chris Gethard Show's resident poet Phil Augusta Jackson, who was recently hired as a writer on Comedy Central's Key and Peele and also joined the writing staff of NBC's upcoming comedy Mission Control. Jackson took us behind the scenes of his very first [...]