via press release:
roseanne roasters revealed!
CARRIE FISHER, SETH GREEN, KATEY SAGAL, AND SHARON STONE JOIN DAIS ALONG WITH
COMEDIANS ANTHONY JESELNIK, JEFFREY ROSS AND AMY SCHUMER
FOR THE “COMEDY CENTRAL ROAST OF ROSEANNE”
“COMEDY CENTRAL Roast Of Roseanne” to Air on Sunday, August 12 at 10:00 P.M. ET/PT
NEW YORK, July 30, 2012 – COMEDY CENTRAL is gearing up for the mother of all Roasts! The network announced today an all-star roster of Roasters who, along with Roast Master Jane Lynch, are sure to give Roseanne a spanking. The “COMEDY CENTRAL Roast Of Roseanne” (#Roseanne Roast) will tape on Saturday, August 4 at the Hollywood Palladium and will premiere on Sunday, August 12 at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT on COMEDY CENTRAL.
Celebrity Roasters include the Academy Award®-nominated and Golden Globe Award-winning actress Sharon Stone; television and animation star Seth Green; the legendary performer and “Star Wars” Princess Leia, Carrie Fisher; and Golden Globe-winning actress Katey Sagal. This year’s Roasters also include comedians Anthony Jeselnik, Jeffrey Ross and Amy Schumer. Additional Roasters and talent to be in attendance will be announced shortly.