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What's on TV This Week: 'Inside Amy Schumer' Is Back

This week it's time to go back inside Amy Schumer's world – the new season of Inside Amy Schumer premieres Tuesday on Comedy Central. In the season three opener Schumer meets her heroes, attempts to get birth control, and discusses defecation. On Sunday, Showtime's new series starring Steve Coogan and Kathryn Hahn, Happyish, premieres, and Brooklyn Nine-Nine returns with a new episode on Fox. Also this week, Fresh Off the Boat wraps its first season Tuesday on ABC.

In late night, Kimmel has guest Anthony Anderson, Letterman welcomes Amy Schumer, Paul Rudd, and Jerry Seinfeld while Nate Bargatze, Weird Al, and the members of Monty Python stop by Fallon. Betty White, Joel McHale, and Jason Alexander [...]

What's on TV This Week: Bieber Gets Roasted

This week Comedy Central has Bieber fever.  Monday the network premieres the Roast of Justin Bieber, and then will air re-runs all throughout the week. Tuesday, Fox premieres Weird Loners, and Friday, ABC's Cristela does a cross-over episode with Last Man Standing. Also on Friday, Comedy Bang! Bang! is back on IFC, and Saturday, Michael Keaton hosts SNL. Sunday, Shameless wraps season five on Showtime, and John Oliver will recap the week on HBO's Last Week Tonight.

In late night, Ricky Gervais visits Fallon while Jeff Ross stops by Kimmel. Letterman has guests Josh Gad, Billy Eichner, Aasif Mandvi, Mike Myers, and Nick Griffin. Will Forte, Aubrey Plaza, and Ron Funches are [...]

What's on TV This Week: Lots of New Episodes

This week in late night, The Late Late Show has hosts John Mayer, Kunal Nayyar, Sean Hayes, Whitney Cummings, and Adam Pally and guests Stephen Merchant, Owen Benjamin, and Darrin Rose. Also The Late Show with David Letterman is new with guest Jimmie Walker, and Comedy Central's late night episodes are all new. On Saturday night, Jay Mohr's standup special Happy. And A Lot. premieres on Showtime. And be sure to catch Last Week Tonight with John Oliver on HBO Sunday, where Oliver will wrap up the week's events.

Check out this week's full comedy listings below:

What's on TV This Week: 'The Jack and Triumph Show' Debuts

The Jack and Triumph Show along with The Odd Couple premieres this week, and Tosh.O is back with season seven. About a Boy has its second season finale and Two and a Half Men wraps its final season. Comedy Central premieres Kevin Hart Presents: Keith Robinson Back of the Bus Funny on Saturday, and John Oliver finishes the week  on Last Week Tonight.

In late night, The Late Late Show is packed with comedic guests that include Weird Al Yankovic, Maz Jobrani, Natasha Leggero, Nick Kroll, Tom Papa, Jimmy Kimmel, and David Cross. The Late Late Show is hosted this week by Thomas Lennon, Lauren Graham, and Will Arnett. Letterman welcomes Adam Scott and Broad City's Ilana [...]

What's on TV This Week: Key and Peele's Super Bowl Special

It's Super Bowl week, and fans of football are in for a real treat. Andrew Luck and Drew Brees stop in for some late night fun on Letterman and Conan, and to prep for the big game, Comedy Central presents Key and Peele's Super Bowl Special. During the one-hour episode, the duo will provide commentary and sketches about America's gridiron game.  Also this week, HBO premieres Mel Brooks Live at the Geffen and J.K. Simmons hosts SNL.

In late night, Regis Philbin and Whitney Cummings split the week hosting The Late Late Show with guests Martin Short and David Letterman. Conan has Brian Scolaro, Rainn Wilson, Simon Helberg, and Craig Ferguson while Letterman has guests John [...]

What's on TV This Week: Showtime Debuts 'Knock Knock, It's Tig Notaro'

This week Sundance is back on Tuesday with another Behind the Story with the Paley Center, and this time the show gives an inside look at the creation of The Mindy Project. Friday it's a must watch evening of television. ABC has a big finale night with Last Man Standing ending season four, and Cristela wrapping season one, and Showtime premieres, Knock Knock, It's Tig Notaro.

In late night, Chris D'Elia and David O'Doherty are on Conan, Billy Crystal and Tom Dreesen stop by Letterman while Tim Allen and Jamie Foxx visit Kimmel. The Late Late Show with James Corden has Erin and Sara Foster, Grace Helbig, and Nick Kroll.

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What's on TV This Week: James Corden Takes Over 'The Late Late Show'

It's quite a week for television. Tuesday, the Ellen Degeneres-produced One Big Happy premieres on NBC, The Mindy Project wraps its third season on Fox, and the Kroll Show takes its final bow in the series finale on Comedy Central. Wednesday, the Ben Stiller-produced Big Time in Hollywood, FL premieres on Comedy Central. And on Saturday, Dwayne Johnson hosts an all new SNL.

In late night, its the premiere of The Late Late Show with James Corden. Corden's first guests are Tom Hanks, Mila Kunis, Will Ferrell, and Kevin Hart. Grace Helbig will swing by Fallon, while Ben Stiller and Aubrey Plaza are on Letterman with a performance by Jake Johannsen.  Conan's got Nick Kroll, Kevin [...]

What's on TV This Week: 'Togetherness' Wraps Up Season One

There's plenty new on this week, including the season finale of Togetherness as well as new episodes of The Mindy Project, Workaholics, and Portlandia. Thursday, VH1 is re-airing SNL's 40th Anniversary Special, and on Saturday night Chris Hemsworth hosts SNL. Finish the week by watching John Oliver recap it all on Last Week Tonight.

In late night, Robert Smigel is on The Daily Show and Late Night with Seth Meyers. Nick Frost also stops in to Late Night. Cathy Ladman, Paula Poundstone, Josh Robert Thompson, Jane Lynch, and Brendon Walsh are on The Late Late Show with host Drew Carey. Conan welcomes Aziz Ansari and Adam Sandler while Kimmel has Beth Stelling, and Fallon [...]

What's on TV This Week: The 'SNL' 40th Anniversary Special

Love is on the airways this week.  It starts with Valentine's Day episodes from shows like Marry Me, The Mindy Project, and more. Even Scott Aukerman on Comedy Bang! Bang! plays cupid for Reggie and his dream girl. Also this week, ABC's new show Fresh Off the Boat moves to Tuesday, and Ground Floor ends its second season. Saturday, Rosie O'Donnell's A Heartfelt Standup premieres on HBO. Finish up the week by watching the highly anticipated three hour SNL 40th Anniversary Special, and then get a weekly wrap-up from John Oliver on Last Week Tonight.

In late night, Fallon is visited by Anthony Anderson, Kyle Kinane, Jack McBrayer and Triumph the Insult Comic Dog. [...]

What's on TV This Week: 'The Nightly Show' Is Here

This week Comedy Central launches two new show — The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore and This is Not Happening. The Nightly Show has confirmed guests like John Leguizamo and the president's speechwriter-turned-TV writer Jon Lovett to sit on the show's discussion panel.  This is Not Happening is hosted by Ari Shaffir and features long-form storytelling from standups. Blake Shelton will host this week's SNL, and Sunday's Fox lineup is jam packed with new episodes from The Simpsons, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Family Guy, and Bob's Burgers.

In late night, The Late Late Show will be hosted by Jim Gaffigan and Judd Apatow, and guests include Sarah Silverman, Dave Koechner, Adam Sandler, [...]

What's On TV This Week: 'Louie' Is Back

This week, we say goodbye to another season of Workaholics, we get to go behind the scenes of Parks and Recreation, and we welcome back some of our favorite shows. Monday, Comedy Central premieres Sleight of Mouth where Justin Willman combines comedy and magic, and on Tuesday, Sundance goes behind the scenes of Parks and Recreation with its first episode of Behind the Story with the Paley Center. Wednesday on Comedy Central, Workaholics ends its fifth season with an episode where the guys remember their first day at TelAmeriCorp. Thursday, it's the premiere of The Comedians on FX starring Josh Gad and Billy Crystal, right after Louie premieres its fifth season. Saturday, be [...]

What's on TV This Week: A Week of Finales

It's a week of finales. On FXX Wednesday, It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia wraps its tenth season, Man Seeking Woman finishes season one, and Sunday, Girls ends season four on HBO. But don't fret, there's something new: Tuesday, Undateable is back on NBC with season two. And in case you miss anything, John Oliver will roundup the week Sunday on HBO with Last Week Tonight.

In late night, Kevin Hart and Julia Louis-Dreyfus visit Kimmel while Kevin Nealon, Kristen Schaal, Dana Gould, and Will Forte stop in to see Conan. Norm Macdonald is on Letterman along with Will Ferrell who also is a guest on Fallon. Fallon welcomes Eugene Levy, Chelsea Peretti, and Ben [...]

What's on TV This Week: The End of 'Parks and Recreation'

This week it's all about late night. Comedy Central's late night lineup is back, and The Late Late Show continues to pack in comedic guests. Hosts Billy Gardell and Kunal Nayyar will welcome guests Steve Byrne, Yvette Nicole Brown, Greg Warren, Bob Newhart, Owen Benjamin, and Garfunkel and Oates will perform. Additionally, Will Forte's new Fox show The Last Man on Earth premieres, Dakota Johnson will host SNL, and be sure to finish up the week by watching John Oliver on Last Week Tonight.

Also in late night, Fallon has guests Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer from Broad City, and Kimmel has Will Forte. The cast of It's Always [...]

What's on TV This Week: 'Fresh Off the Boat' Premieres

This week, TV is in full swing with shows like The Mindy Project and Brooklyn Nine-Nine back from hiatus. Also in store, ABC adds Fresh Off the Boat to its Wednesday night lineup, and Friday, Comedy Central has Matt Braunger's standup special Big, Dumb Animal.  On Sunday, be sure to catch Last Week Tonight with John Oliver where Oliver wraps up the week's events just in case you missed anything.

In late night, Jimmy Fallon takes his show on the road to Universal Studios Hollywood with guests Ellen DeGeneres and Carl Reiner. Meyers welcomes guests John Oliver, Horatio Sanz, and Brooks Wheelan while Letterman has Martin Short and Andy Kindler. On Kimmel, [...]