via press release:
FLUFFY’S BACK! “GABRIEL IGLESIAS PRESENTS STAND-UP: SEASON 2”
DVD RELEASED ON DECEMBER 21
DVD Includes Extended Episodes Featuring All-New Material, Animated Shorts and Sets
from 12 of the Funniest Comedians Today
NEW YORK, November 26, 2012 – Stand up for Fluffy! The “Gabriel Iglesias Presents Stand-Up COMEDY CENTRAL Home Entertainment and Paramount Home Entertainment on December 21.” second season DVD will be released by
The DVD includes extended episodes with all-new material from Iglesias, as well as sets from 12 top comedians and an outstanding selection of bonus features. Bonus features include the making of the music video, “Hey It’s Fluffy” animated shorts and outtakes.
The second season of “Gabriel Iglesias Presents Stand-Up Revolution” premiered on COMEDY CENTRAL on October 4. In this new season, Iglesias opens each of the six episodes with all-new material, introducing several stand-up guests throughout each show. Comedian, long-time friend and “the craziest man in show business” -- Martin Moreno -- returns as the show announcer and guest commentator, and three-time GRAMMY® Award-winners Ozomatli are also back to rock out as the house band. New this season, Fluffy gets animated for several classic Fluffy cartoons. Comedians stopping by to join the fun include Ian Bagg, Tony Baker, Dov Davidoff, Pablo Francisco, Dillon Garcia, Nick Guerra, Trevor Noah, Thai Rivera, Alfred Robles, Wil Sylvince, Gina Yashere, and Dustin Ybarra.
“Gabriel Iglesias Presents Stand-Up” is executive produced by Iglesias, Joe Meloche, Stu Schreiberg, and John Bravakis; and directed by Manny Rodriguez. The Executive in Charge of Production for COMEDY CENTRAL is JoAnn Grigioni. The series is executive produced by Triage Entertainment.
Iglesias’ unique and animated comedy style has made him popular among fans of all ages. His first two DVD specials “Hot & Fluffy” and “I’m Not Fat…I’m Fluffy” have sold well over one million copies. Iglesias is a social media sensation, with YouTube views alone in the multi-millions. In addition to sold out shows at Radio City Music Hall in New York, and the Gibson Amphitheatre in Los Angeles, he has sold out performances around the globe, including Australia, Europe, the U.K. and Saudi Arabia. Touring in 2012 and 2013 will include: U.S., Canada, Australia (Perth, Brisbane, Melbourne & Sydney), Europe (Netherlands, Belgium, Denmark, Sweden & Norway), the U.K. (London & Nottingham), Singapore, Saudi Arabia (Riyadh, Khobar), Qatar (Doha) and the United Arab Emirates (Dubai). Iglesias’ appeal continues to expand worldwide. Iglesias was individually nominated for a 2012 ALMA Award in the category: Favorite TV Reality, Variety, or Comedy Personality or Act for season one of “Gabriel Iglesias: Stand Up .”
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