via press release:
IT’S #SNARKWEEK ON COMEDY CENTRAL!
CHECK OUT COMEDY CENTRAL’S SNARKIEST PROGRAMS ALL WEEK LONG
CULMINATING IN THE PREMIERE OF MICHAEL IAN BLACK’S
BITINGLY FUNNY NEW STAND-UP SPECIAL “MICHAEL IAN BLACK: VERY FAMOUS”
ON SATURDAY, AUGUST 6 AT 11:00 P.M. ET/PT
NEW YORK – August 2, 2011 – It’s #SnarkWeek on COMEDY CENTRAL and cc.com/standup. This week the network will air its snarkiest programs, culminating with the “Jaws”-dropping premiere of “Michael Ian Black: Very Famous,” on Saturday, August 6, at 11:00 p.m. ET/PT. During all-new episodes of “Jon Benjamin Has a Van,” “Futurama,” “Ugly Americans,” “The Daily Show with Jon Stewart,” and “The Colbert Report” and this week’s Friday Night Stand-Up, viewers can catch interstitials of Michael Ian Black hyping #SnarkWeek and the premiere of his brand-new Stand-Up Special.
cc.com/standup will be the digital home of #SnarkWeek, extending Michael Ian Black’s #SnarkWeek participation by providing a week of digital #SnarkWeek programming. By using #SnarkWeek on Twitter users have a chance to appear on cc.com by entering into the daily #SnarkWeek challenge. The week long challenge began yesterday where viewers Tweeted their best shark jokes with the hashtag #SnarkWeek or posted them on Facebook, and CC.com choose the snarkiest and funniest ones to be featured on cc.com/standup.
Other digital features of #SnarkWeek include an exclusive web series featuring Michael Ian Black and the world’s first interview with a great white shark titled “Confessions of Great White Shark,” a chance to ask the comedian about #SnarkWeek and his upcoming special during a Live Chat with Michael Ian Black on Wednesday, August 3 at 4:00 p.m. ET/PT at www.jokes.com/live-chat and various previews of the World Premiere Stand-Up Special “Michael Ian Black: Very Famous.”