History Creator / ComedyCentral

28th May '17 8:32:21 AM themisterfree
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Comedy Central is a [[{{Networks}} network]] on U.S. cable/satellite TV, created by a merger between Creator/{{Viacom}}'s HA! and Time Warner's Comedy Channel (launched by Creator/{{HBO}}) in [[TheNineties the early 1990s]] (Viacom bought out Time Warner's 50-percent stake in 2003, though the channel was temporarily owned by Creator/{{ABC}} in 1996). [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin It tends to have a lot of comedy shows and movies]], including [[RecordedAndStandUpComedy Stand-Up Comedy]] showcases, [[SitCom sitcoms]] and SketchComedy. Their content includes reruns from other channels (such as ''Series/{{Scrubs}}'' and more recently, ''Series/ItsAlwaysSunnyInPhiladelphia''), but most of their best-known shows are originals.

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Comedy Central is a [[{{Networks}} network]] on U.S. cable/satellite TV, created by a merger between Creator/{{Viacom}}'s HA! and Time Warner's Comedy Channel (launched by Creator/{{HBO}}) in [[TheNineties the early 1990s]] (Viacom bought out Time Warner's 50-percent stake in 2003, though the channel was temporarily owned by Creator/{{ABC}} in 1996).2003). [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin It tends to have a lot of comedy shows and movies]], including [[RecordedAndStandUpComedy Stand-Up Comedy]] showcases, [[SitCom sitcoms]] and SketchComedy. Their content includes reruns from other channels (such as ''Series/{{Scrubs}}'' and more recently, ''Series/ItsAlwaysSunnyInPhiladelphia''), but most of their best-known shows are originals.
13th Mar '17 5:24:52 PM MarcoPolo250
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Unlike most American TV networks, Comedy Central tends to run a given series in a given timeslot only until it runs out of new episodes, then rotate in something else until ''that'' runs out of new episodes. Only the news(ish?) shows, ''WesternAnimation/SouthPark'', ''WesternAnimation/{{Futurama}}'' and ''Series/{{Tosh0}}'' are exempt from this.

The Comedy Central "brand" is also used for Viacom comedy channels in New Zealand, Latin America and much of Europe. In the UK and Ireland, it's a recent renaming for the station formerly known as Paramount Comedy. (Incidentally, it's one of the few UK networks that are their US counterpart InNameOnly -- the bulk of the US network's original programming usually finds itself on other channels first, if they make it to Comedy Central at all.)

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Unlike most American TV networks, Comedy Central tends to run a given series in a given timeslot only until it runs out of new episodes, then rotate in something else until ''that'' runs out of new episodes. Only the news(ish?) new(ish?) shows, ''WesternAnimation/SouthPark'', ''WesternAnimation/{{Futurama}}'' and ''Series/{{Tosh0}}'' ''Series/{{Tosh 0}}'' are exempt from this.

The Comedy Central "brand" is also used for Viacom comedy channels in New Zealand, Latin America and much of Europe. In the UK U.K and Ireland, it's a recent renaming for the station formerly known as Paramount Comedy. (Incidentally, it's Incidentally, Comedy Central is one of the few UK U.K networks that are InNameOnly to their US U.S counterpart InNameOnly -- the bulk of the US U.S network's original programming usually finds itself on other channels first, if they make it to Comedy Central at all.)
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3rd Mar '17 12:32:15 PM MarcoPolo250
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* ''WesternAnimation/TheLegendsOfChamberlainHeights''

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* ''WesternAnimation/TheLegendsOfChamberlainHeights''''[[WesternAnimation/TheLegendsOfChamberlainHeights Legends of Chamberlain Heights]]''



* WesternAnimation/MoonbeamCity

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* WesternAnimation/MoonbeamCity''WesternAnimation/MoonbeamCity''
3rd Mar '17 12:25:11 PM MarcoPolo250
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* ''WesternAnimation/JeffAndSomeAliens''


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* ''WesternAnimation/TheLegendsOfChamberlainHeights

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29th Jan '17 2:08:58 PM Doinkmeister
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* ''WesternAnimation/JeffAndSomeAliens''
16th Jan '17 12:38:41 PM AreYouTyler
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Comedy Central is a [[{{Networks}} network]] on U.S. cable/satellite TV, created by a merger between Creator/{{Viacom}}'s HA! and Time Warner's Comedy Channel (launched by Creator/{{HBO}}) in [[TheNineties the early 1990s]] (Viacom bought out Time Warner's 50-percent stake in 2003). [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin It tends to have a lot of comedy shows and movies]], including [[RecordedAndStandUpComedy Stand-Up Comedy]] showcases, [[SitCom sitcoms]] and SketchComedy. Their content includes reruns from other channels (such as ''Series/{{Scrubs}}'' and more recently, ''Series/ItsAlwaysSunnyInPhiladelphia''), but most of their best-known shows are originals.

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Comedy Central is a [[{{Networks}} network]] on U.S. cable/satellite TV, created by a merger between Creator/{{Viacom}}'s HA! and Time Warner's Comedy Channel (launched by Creator/{{HBO}}) in [[TheNineties the early 1990s]] (Viacom bought out Time Warner's 50-percent stake in 2003).2003, though the channel was temporarily owned by Creator/{{ABC}} in 1996). [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin It tends to have a lot of comedy shows and movies]], including [[RecordedAndStandUpComedy Stand-Up Comedy]] showcases, [[SitCom sitcoms]] and SketchComedy. Their content includes reruns from other channels (such as ''Series/{{Scrubs}}'' and more recently, ''Series/ItsAlwaysSunnyInPhiladelphia''), but most of their best-known shows are originals.
23rd Nov '16 9:47:33 AM MarcoPolo250
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* ''Series/MysteryScienceTheater3000'', the network's first original show and a holdover from before "Comedy Channel" from before it and "HA! Network" merged to create Comedy Central. Later did a ChannelHop to Sci Fi Channel.

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* ''Series/MysteryScienceTheater3000'', the network's first original show and a holdover from before "Comedy Channel" from before it and "HA! Network" merged to create Comedy Central. Later did a ChannelHop to Sci Fi Channel.Creator/SyFy.
11th Aug '16 12:49:07 PM Morgenthaler
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* ''LoZooDi105'' (LiveActionAdaptation of the Italian show of the same name)

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* ''LoZooDi105'' ''Radio/LoZooDi105'' (LiveActionAdaptation of the Italian show of the same name)



* ''Series/{{Tosh0}}''

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* ''Series/{{Tosh0}}''''Series/{{Tosh 0}}''
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