THROW BACK THE EGGNOG AND JOIN THE FESTIVITIES AS COMEDY CENTRAL® CELEBRATES THE HOLIDAYS WITH SPECIALS FROM THE DAILY SHOW WITH TREVOR NOAH, DRUNK HISTORY AND THE PRESIDENT SHOW

  • Drunk History Christmas Special will air on Tuesday, November 28 at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT Featuring Rob Corddry, Colin Hanks, Ken Marino and Chris Witaske. To watch a promo of Drunk History Christmas Special click here.
  • I Came Up with Christmas: A President Show Christmas Hour-Long Holiday Special Debuts Thursday, November 30 at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT. To watch a promo of I Came Up with Christmas: A President Show Christmas click here.
  • The Daily Show's The Yearly Show 2017 Hour-Long Year-End Special Hosted by Trevor Noah Featuring The Best F#@king News Team Premieres Monday, December 18 at 11:00 p.m. ET/PT. The Daily Show's The Yearly Show 2017 click here.

NEW YORK, November 2, 2017 — Comedy Central has broken into the eggnog and is spreading the holiday cheer with all-new specials from The Daily Show with Trevor Noah, Drunk History and The President Show.

The Daily Show’s The Yearly Show 2017 year-end special will be hosted by Trevor Noah and will feature The Best F#@king News Team. Taping at the Gramercy Theater in New York City on Sunday, December 3, the brand-new one-hour special will feature all original content. The Daily Show’s The Yearly Show 2017 premieres on Monday, December 18 at 11:00 p.m. ET/PT on Comedy Central.

In the Drunk History Christmas Special, creators Derek Waters and Jeremy Konner bring to life such iconic holiday scenes as George Washington crossing the Delaware River on Christmas Day, a look at the Charles Dickens Christmas classic A Christmas Carol and Teddy Roosevelt’s ban on Christmas trees in the White House. Reenactors include Rob Corddry, Colin Hanks, Ken Marino and Chris Witaske with narrations from Craig Anstett, Rich Fulcher and Phil Hendrie.

I Came Up with Christmas: A President Show Christmas will feature The 45th and final President of the United States (played by The President Show creator Anthony Atamanuik) alongside the Vice President (played by Peter Grosz) as they celebrate the holiday with a cavalcade of friends old and new in a night of comedy, music, jingle bells, and dog whistles as they try to make this the whitest Christmas ever. The hour-long holiday special debuts Thursday, November 30 at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT.

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CONTACTS:

For The Daily Show with Trevor Noah and The President Show
Eve Kenny
212.767.8668
eve.kenny@cc.com

For Drunk History
Kyle Pleva
310.752.8352
kyle.pleva@cc.com

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