STARS ALIGN FOR COMEDY'S BIGGEST NIGHT OUT!
ALEC BALDWIN, JON CRYER, WILL FERRELL, ADAM MCKAY, GARRY SHANDLING
AND THE GREGORY BROTHERS
ANNOUNCED AS ADDITIONAL PRESENTERS AND ATTENDEES
FOR THE FIRST ANNUAL "THE COMEDY AWARDS"

  • Awards To Be Presented During "The Comedy Awards"
    Airing Sunday, April 10 On COMEDY CENTRAL And Across Multiple MTV Networks
    Including Spike TV, VH1, CMT, TV Land And Logo

NEW YORK, March 24, 2011 – COMEDY CENTRAL’s “The Comedy Awards,” the first-ever multi-network, multi-platform, annual event dedicated to honoring and celebrating the world of comedy, has announced Alec Baldwin, Jon Cryer, Will Ferrell, Adam McKay, Garry Shandling, “The Daily Show” correspondents, Samantha Bee, Jason Jones, Olivia Munn and John Oliver, “The Daily Show with Jon Stewart” contributor, John Hodgman and The Gregory Brothers as additional presenters and attendees. They join previously announced presenters and attendees Ty Burrell, Louis C.K., Stephen Colbert, Rob Corddry, Tina Fey, Bill Hader, Chlo¬ę Moretz, Tracy Morgan, Trey Parker, Craig Robinson, Andy Samberg, Jon Stewart, Matt Stone and Kristen Wiig.

A full list of previously announced nominees for “The Comedy Awards” and more information about the show and its prestigious Board of Directors can be found at www.thecomedyawards.com.

COMEDY CENTRAL,

the only all-comedy network, currently is seen in more than 98 million homes nationwide. COMEDY

CENTRAL is owned by, and is a registered trademark of, Comedy Partners, a wholly-owned division of Viacom Inc.’s (NYSE: VIA and VIA.B) MTV Networks. COMEDY CENTRAL’s

Internet address is www.comedycentral.com. For up-to-the-

minute and archival press information and photographs visit Press Central, COMEDY CENTRAL’s press web site at www.comedycentral.com/press.

MTV Networks, a

division of Viacom (NYSE: VIA, VIA.B), is one of the world’s

leading creators of entertainment content, with brands that engage and connect diverse audiences

across television, online, mobile, games, virtual worlds and consumer products. The company’s

portfolio spans more than 150 television channels and 400 digital media properties worldwide, and

includes MTV, VH1, CMT, Logo, Harmonix, Nickelodeon, Nick at Nite, Nick Jr., TeenNick, AddictingGames, Neopets, COMEDY CENTRAL,

SPIKE, TV Land, Atom, GameTrailers and Xfire.

CONTACTS

Aileen Budow
212.767.3952
aileen.budow@comedycentral.com

PMK•BNC
Chris DiIorio
310.854.4866
chris.diiorio@pmkbnc.com

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