When it comes to satisfying your funny bone, there is no better outlet than Comedy Central. Two of the most iconic shows on Comedy Central are the Half Hour, and Comedy Central Presents.
Before there was the Half Hour, there was Comedy Central Presents. Comedy Central Presents was also a half hour standup comedy show which featured some of the most promising up and coming comedians of the time. Many big name acts appeared on this platform before they would become the household names they are today. Acts including such names as, including Louis C.K., Dave Chappelle, Patton Oswalt, Amy Schumer, Jim Gaffigan, Kevin Hart, Zach Galifianakis, Dane Cook, Bill Burr, Wanda Sykes and Maria Bamford, all performed on this show. This comedy mainstay ended its run in 2011, and was replaced by the Comedy Central Half Hour series. Although this series is no longer in production, there is a compilation DVD entitled, “Best of Comedy Central Presents: Uncensored” The performers on that DVD are: Lewis Black, Dane Cook, Jeff Dunham, Jim Gaffigan, Mitch Hedberg, Demetri Martin, Carlos Mencia, and Brian Regan. They also released a second compilation DVD, The Best of Comedy Central Presents: Uncensored II: This collection featured Dave Attell, Mike Birbiglia, Frank Caliendo, Zach Galifianakis, Stephen Lynch, Patton Oswalt, Nick Swardson, and Daniel Tosh.
The way to enjoy these and other great programs on Comedy Central is to contact your television provider and request Comedy Central if you don’t already receive it as part of your programming package. Direct TV subscribers can visit this website for ordering information http://www.directselecttv.com/