COMEDY CENTRAL®
LOCKS UP CHARLIE SHEEN!
NETWORK ANNOUNCES THE "COMEDY CENTRAL ROAST OF CHARLIE SHEEN"
TO TAPE ON SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 10 IN LOS ANGELES

  • "COMEDY CENTRAL Roast Of Charlie Sheen" To Air On Monday, September 19 At 10:00 P.M. ET/PT

NEW YORK, July 5, 2011 – COMEDY CENTRAL has

secured one of Hollywood’s most notorious bad boys. The network announced today that

Charlie Sheen will be the next Roastee. The “COMEDY CENTRAL Roast Of Charlie Sheen”

(#SheenRoast) will tape in Los Angeles on Saturday, September 10. The Roast will

premiere on COMEDY CENTRAL on Monday, September 19 at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT.

“You

could say I’ve been providing kindling for this Roast for a while,” said Sheen. “It’s

time to light it up. It’s going to be epic.”

“Charlie has assured us that

nothing will be off limits in this Roast… which scares even us,” said Kent Alterman, head

of original programming and production, COMEDY CENTRAL. The “COMEDY CENTRAL Roast Of

Charlie Sheen” will be executive produced by Joel Gallen from Tenth Planet Productions,

who also served as executive producer and director of the COMEDY CENTRAL Roasts Of Donald

Trump
, Joan Rivers, Larry The Cable

Guy
, Bob

Saget
, Flavor-Flav,

Pamela

Anderson
, as well as the Emmy-nominated “COMEDY CENTRAL Roast

Of William Shatner
“. Jonas Larsen is the executive in charge for the

network.

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.

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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, Nickelodeon, Nick at

Nite
, Nick Jr., TeenNick, AddictingGames, Neopets, COMEDY

CENTRAL
, SPIKE, TV Land, Atom and GameTrailers .

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