NEW YORK, December 20, 2010 — Roaster Jeffrey Ross quips, “The Hoff once blew into a breathalyzer and the
breathalyzer said, ‘Whoa, whoa…one at a time, people!’” International superstar and television icon David
Hasselhoff was hit all night by a tidal wave of razor sharp barbs and now it’s available completely
uncensored on DVD! Released via COMEDY CENTRAL Home Entertainment and Paramount Home Entertainment, the
“COMEDY CENTRAL Roast of David Hasselhoff” DVD arrives in stores nationwide on Tuesday, January 11 and will
also be available at http://shop.comedycentral.com.
The “COMEDY CENTRAL Roast of David Hasselhoff” DVD bonus materials feature over 25 additional minutes of
extra footage, including a behind-the-scenes feature, celebrity red carpet interviews, the Hoff’s post-Roast
reaction and Roaster wrap-ups.
Emmy™-nominated “Family Guy” creator Seth MacFarlane heads the festivities as the evening’s Roast Master.
Roasters include Pamela Anderson, Whitney Cummings, Greg Giraldo, Gilbert Gottfried, George Hamilton, Hulk
Hogan, Lisa Lampanelli, Jeffrey Ross and Jerry Springer.
The “COMEDY CENTRAL Roast of David Hasselhoff” is executive produced by Joel Gallen from Tenth Planet
Productions, who also executive produced and directed the “COMEDY CENTRAL Roasts” of Joan Rivers, Larry The
Cable Guy, Bob Saget and Flavor-Flav, as well as the Emmy™-nominated “COMEDY CENTRAL Roast of William
Shatner” and the “COMEDY CENTRAL Roast of Pamela Anderson.” Larry Thompson also serves as executive producer and previously held this title on the “COMEDY CENTRAL Roasts” of Joan Rivers and William Shatner. Elizabeth Porter serves as the executive in charge for the network.
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