via press release:
E! Entertainment’s Chelsea Lately to Simulcast on SiriusXM
Nightly hit TV comedy show hosted by Chelsea Handler to simulcast on Raw Dog SiriusXM Comedy Hits channel
Chelsea Handler to host exclusive live one hour show with special guests from NFL’s Radio Row in New York City on January 31 at 12:00pm ET
New York, NY- January 29, 2014– E! Entertainment and SiriusXM announced jointly today that Chelsea Lately, the popular late-night comedy series hosted by bestselling author, actress and comedienne Chelsea Handler, will be available to SiriusXM subscribers nationwide beginning February 18. This marks the first time E!’s popular nightly show will be available to radio listeners in addition to its TV audience. Chelsea Lately will continue to air weeknights on E! at 11:00 pm ET/PT, and, beginning February 18, via satellite on Raw Dog SiriusXM Comedy Hits, channel 99, and through the SiriusXM Internet Radio App on smartphones and other connected devices, and online at siriusxm.com.
“In the twilight of my life, I’ve decided to transition off camera and on to the sound waves of SiriusXM. But, if you can’t hear, you can still find me on E!,” said Chelsea Handler.
“Thanks to the unique talents and perspective of Chelsea Handler, Chelsea Lately continues to thrive as a top destination in late-night television,” said Suzanne Kolb, President, E! Entertainment. “In our ongoing efforts to provide fans new ways to engage with our shows across all platforms, we are excited to offer Chelsea Lately to SiriusXM listeners.”
“Chelsea is a singular voice in late night TV with a bold, glamorous, irreverent, sharply funny style. We are very excited to bring her to a national audience of satellite subscribers,” said Scott Greenstein, President and Chief Content Officer, SiriusXM. “The broadcast of her show brings a new and fresh point of view to our Raw Dog SiriusXM Comedy Hits channel, where we expect it will shine.”
Chelsea Handler will also host an exclusive live one hour show from NFL’s Radio Row in New York City on Friday, January 31 at 12:00 pm ET. The live show will feature special guests and will air live on Raw Dog SiriusXM Comedy Hits channel.
Raw Dog SiriusXM Comedy Hits features today’s comedy stars like Louis C.K., Jim Gaffigan, Jimmy Fallon, Craig Ferguson; and favorites like George Carlin, Richard Pryor, Eddie Murphy and Mitch Hedberg, and is the home of Ron & Fez.
For more information on E!’s Chelsea Lately, please visit eonline.com/chelsealately.
For more on SiriusXM, please visit: siriusxm.com.