NEW YORK, July 30, 2013 – COMEDY CENTRAL got game! The
network announced today that its innovative Aziz Ansari, Patton Oswalt, Hannibal Buress, John Oliver, Amy Schumer, John Mulaney, among many
“The launch of CC: Stand-Up for Xbox is the next step in bringing this
innovative service and channel into our fans’ living rooms,” said Erik Flannigan, EVP Multi-
Platform Strategy & Development, Viacom Entertainment Group. “Our combination of hilarious,
high-quality content and interactive capabilities is ideally suited for Xbox 360, a go-to
entertainment hub and the biggest TV-connected platform for our audience.”
CENTRAL continues to expand its brand footprint to reach its fans on multiple platforms. The
brand recently launched CC:Stand-Up Direct, a
platform that delivers unlimited streams and downloads of uncut, uncensored stand-up specials,
and last month it unveiled the iOS version of CC:Stand-Up app.
online and on-the-go, COMEDY CENTRAL (www.cc.com) is the #1
brand in comedy and is owned by, and is a registered trademark of, Comedy Partners, a wholly-
owned unit of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB and VIA). For
up-to-the-minute and archival press information and photographs visit COMEDY CENTRAL’s press
Web site at www.cc.com/press and follow us on Twitter @ComedyCentralPR for the latest in breaking news
updates, behind-the-scenes information and photos.
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