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PEYTON MANNING, PETE DAVIDSON, BO DEREK, ROB RIGGLE, JEFF ROSS AND JIMMY CARR TO JOIN ROAST MASTER DAVID SPADE FOR THE “COMEDY CENTRAL ROAST OF ROB LOWE”

Additional Roasters and Talent to be Announced Shortly

#LoweRoast  to Tape at Sony Studios in California on Saturday, 27 August and Premiere in Asia on Saturday, 10 September at 8pm (TH/WIB), 9pm (HK/PH/SG/TW) and 10pm (MY)

SINGAPORE, 18 AUGUST 2016 – Rob Lowe may want to call an audible. Comedy Central unveiled today an all-star roster of Roasters who will join Roast Master David Spade for the Comedy Central Roast of Rob Lowe, which includes some of today’s hottest comedic talent, a perfect 10 beauty, and one of the greatest quarterbacks of all time throwing spirals at Lowe. The #LoweRoast will tape at Sony Studios in California on Saturday, 27 August and premiere in Asia on Saturday, 10 September at 8pm (TH/WIB), 9pm (HK/PH/SG/TW) and 10pm (MY). Click HERE to view/embed the U.S. promo video.

Confirmed Roasters include Jimmy Carr, Pete Davidson, Bo Derek, Peyton Manning, Rob Riggle and Jeff Ross. Additional Roasters and talent to be in attendance will be announced shortly.

The Comedy Central Roast Of Rob Lowe 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 Justin Bieber, James Franco, Charlie Sheen, and Donald Trump, as well as the Emmy®-nominated Comedy Central Roast of William Shatner. Jonas Larsen is the Executive Producer for Comedy Central.

Comedy Central, the world’s biggest comedy network, has been making audiences laugh since it first launched in the United States in 1991. Renowned for featuring a stable of exclusive and tailor-made local and international comedy, the brand has become the ultimate destination for all kinds of humour, from traditional to satire to sketches to popular sitcoms. Outside of the United States, Comedy Central, seen in over 70 territories via more than 12 locally programmed and operated TV channels, is part of Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN), a division of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIA, VIAB), one of the world’s leading creators of programming and content across all media platforms. For more information about Comedy Central in Asia, visit www.comedycentralasia.com.

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Viacom International Media Networks

 

Raemier Francis

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t: +65 6420 7260

Loh Bi Feng

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