In addition to the third-season pickup of Brickleberry, Comedy Central today also renewed Key & Peele for a fourth season and Drunk History for a second, all for 2014 premieres. “We are covering several genres with these pickups: one sketch, one animation, and whatever Drunk History is,” said Comedy Central President of Original Programming Kent Alterman. Key & Peele is averaging 1.9 million viewers in its third season and is No.1 on cable in its timeslot with men 18-34. The show also boasts more than 400 million streams across multiple digital platforms. Stars Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele executive produce with Roberts, Martel and Zadak. Drunk History premiered in July and averaged 1.2 million viewers over its first season. Created for TV by series host Derek Waters and director Jeremy Konner, Drunk History is exec produced by Waters, Konner and Gary Sanchez Prods’Will Ferrell, Adam McKay, Chris Henchy and Owen Burke.
Things are looking up in South Park. The Season 17 premiere on Wednesday was up big over the Comedy Central show’s Season 16 debut on March 14, 2012. In its highest-rated episode in four years, the … Read More »
Comedy Central has handed sketch comedy series Key & Peele a third-season renewal. The 13-episode third cycle of the show starring Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele will premiere next fall. Key & Peele was a breakout hit when … Read More »
Two weeks into its freshman season, Comedy Central’s breakout new sketch comedy series Key & Peele has been renewed for a 10-episode second season, which will premiere in the fall. “Because Key & Peele has been so immediately and universally … Read More »
Comedy Central’s sketch comedy Key & Peele debuted to 2.1 million total viewers last night, posting the cable network’s most watched new series premiere since 2009. Key & Peele, starring Keegan and Michael Key and Jordan Peele, was helped by a … Read More »