To promote the next season of comedy discovery series Comedy Central Stand-Up Presents, the network will live stream stand-up comedy for 24 hours starting Thursday, Oct. 17, at 11 p.m. ET/PT on the Comedy Central Stand-Up YouTube Channel, the network said Wednesday.
The live stream will include 60 of the network’s best half-hour specials from the past decade, featuring such comedians Kevin Hart, Jim Gaffigan, Amy Schumer, John Mulaney, Zach Galifianakis, Patton Oswalt, Michael Che, Gabriel Iglesias, Anthony Jeselnik, Daniel Tosh, Sebastian Maniscalco, Chris Redd and Donald Glover.
The event will culminate with the on-air premiere of the show’s third season with back-to-back episodes featuring Jaboukie Young-White and Vanessa Gonzalez on Friday, Oct. 18 at 11 p.m. and 11:30 p.m. ET/PT. Other comedians to be featured this season include Dulcé Sloan, Tom Thakkar, Mia Jackson, Will Miles, David Gborie, Charles Gould, Nore Davis, Joe Kwaczala, Sara Schaefer and Allen Strickland Williams.
Fans also can catch up on the past two seasons for free and without authentication from Oct. 16 through Oct. 22 on the Comedy Central app and at cc.com. New episodes of the series air Friday nights at 11 p.m. ET/PT on Comedy Central.
Comedy Central Stand-Up Presents is filmed at New Orleans’ Civic Theatre. It was launched in October 2018 and has evolved into several platforms that includes its own YouTube channel, a slot on Comedy Central Radio, a home on the Comedy Central App and podcast Stand-Up with Chris DiStefano.