NEW YORK, June 23, 2008 — The deputies of “RENO 911!” are back with their most ridiculous season yet with 16 episodes that’ll leave you stewed, screwed and tattooed. The fifth season features the deputies working as fast food employees, raising money by becoming door-to-door salesmen and building a section of the wall to keep Mexicans from the crossing the U.S. border. With their failed stings and constant drinking problems, they’ll prove to you that they have exactly what it takes to be cops: badges. Released via COMEDY CENTRAL Home Entertainment and Paramount Home Entertainment, “RENO 911! The Complete Fifth Season: Uncensored” DVD arrives in stores nationwide on Tuesday, July 15 and will also be available at www.shop.comedycentral.com
Guest stars from the fifth season included Christina Applegate, Diedrich Bader, Seth Green, Lisa Lampanelli, George Lopez, Patton Oswalt, Ryan Stiles and Nick Swardson.
“RENO 911! The Complete Fifth Season: Uncensored” DVD is a three-disc set and features the following bonus material: “Cop Psychology: Inside the Minds of Reno’s Deputies,” a psychologist delves into the twisted psyches of the police force; extended scenes; and audio commentary with cast members Robert Ben Garant, Kerri Kenney-Silver, Thomas Lennon, Carlos Alazraqui, Wendi McLendon-Covey, Niecy Nash and Cedric Yarbrough.
“RENO 911′s!” premiere telecast was among the most successful in network history and it continues to be one of the network’s most highly-rated series. “RENO 911!” gives viewers the chance to witness the men and women of the Reno Sheriff’s Department at work and at play, offering a hilarious and unexpected spoof of the traditional cop reality program. With an ensemble cast that features “Viva Variety” and “The State” alumni Robert Ben Garant, Kerri Kenney-Silver and Thomas Lennon, “RENO 911!” is a narrative comedy about the adventures and relationships of a local Reno, Nevada precinct. Joining Garant, Kenney-Silver and Lennon on the “RENO 911!” beat are Carlos Alazraqui, Mary Birdsong, Wendi McLendon-Covey, Niecy Nash and Cedric Yarbrough.
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