via press release:
Charlie Sheen is Playing With a Full Deck! Jon Lovitz, Patrice O’Neal, Amy Schumer, William Shatner and Kate Walsh Fill Out the Dais
Special Appearance By Legendary Guitarist Slash
The “COMEDY CENTRAL Roast Of Charlie Sheen” Tapes On Saturday, September 10 And Premieres On Monday, September 19 At 10:00 P.M. ET/PT
NEW YORK, Sept. 8, 2011 — COMEDY CENTRAL announced today the final line-up of Roasters for the “COMEDY CENTRAL Roast Of Charlie Sheen” (#SheenRoast). Comedians Jon Lovitz, Patrice O’Neal and Amy Schumer along with actress Kate Walsh and previous Roastee, the Emmy(R) Award-winning William Shatner have been added to the all-star roster of Roasters led by Roast Master Seth MacFarlane. Legendary guitarist and musician Slash will also be making a special appearance at this year’s event. The “COMEDY CENTRAL Roast Of Charlie Sheen” will tape at Sony Studios in Los Angeles on Saturday, September 10 and will premiere on Monday, September 19 at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT.
Lovitz, O’Neal, Schumer, Shatner and Walsh, join the previously announced Roasters, which include Anthony Jeselnik, Steve-O, Jeffrey Ross and Mike Tyson.
The “COMEDY CENTRAL Roast Of Charlie Sheen” will be executive produced by Joel Gallen from Tenth Planet Productions, who also served as executive producer and director of the COMEDY CENTRAL Roasts Of Donald Trump, David Hasselhoff, Joan Rivers, Larry The Cable Guy, Bob Saget, Flavor-Flav, Pamela Anderson, as well as the Emmy(R)-nominated “COMEDY CENTRAL Roast Of William Shatner.” Jonas Larsen is the executive in charge for the network.
Available in 99 million homes nationwide, COMEDY CENTRAL (www.comedycentral.com), the only all-comedy network, is owned by, and is a registered trademark of, Comedy Partners, a wholly-owned division of Viacom Inc.’s (NYSE: VIA and VIA.B) MTV Networks.