COMEDY CENTRAL INTERNATIONAL’S SECOND SEASON OF "I LIVE WITH MODELS" PREMIERES IN ASIA ON SATURDAY, 18 FEBRUARY
Season Two is Set in New York City and Features New Cast Including Lydia Rose Bewley (The Inbetweeners Movie, Drifters), Karan Soni (Deadpool, Office Christmas Party) and Kamilla Alnes (Norway’s Top Model, American Horror Story)
SINGAPORE, 23 JANUARY 2017 - Comedy Central International’s sitcom I Live With Models returns for a second series in Asia on Saturday, 18 February at 8.10pm (TH/WIB), 9.10pm (HK/PH/SG/TW) and 10.10pm (MY). Hand model Tommy moves to New York City where he confronts new challenges, new roommates and a fierce new modelling scene.
Tommy (David Hoffman), a former barista who gets his big break as a hand model, and commercial model Scarlet (Brianne Howey) head to New York City, as they strive to make it big in the epicenter of fashion. The show airs every Saturday.
Tommy and Scarlet quickly learn that their biggest challenge is living with their new roommates – a brash plus sized model named Jess (Lydia Rose Bewley) and a flighty runway model named Molly (Kamilla Alnes). Their dreams rest in the inexperienced hands of newbie model agent, Marshall (Karan Soni), who sets out to conquer the ruthless NYC modelling industry, one casting at a time.
Season two sees the models face some new and hilarious challenges. Tommy is cast as a hand double in a shaving commercial and does his best to shave the flawless face of famous model Max (guest star Andres Velencoso), but gets a little too close to his co-star. Molly tries to get over a break-up by leaning on Tommy (much to his delight), Jess attempts to boost her social media following by accompanying a nerd to his high school prom and Scarlet is given the true test of friendship when she is forced to choose between Tommy and a hunky male model to star alongside her in a commercial.
The brand new series sees Emmy nominated Mark Reisman (Frasier) join the team as Executive Producer and showrunner, along with Comedy Central’s Jill Offman and Ash Atalla and Dan Hine of Roughcut TV.
About 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.
About Roughcut TV
Roughcut Television is one of the fastest growing and most prolific independent production companies in the UK. Established in 2007 by Ash Atalla (THE OFFICE, THE IT CROWD) and Tim Sealey, Roughcut TV produce outstanding comedy and entertainment for all of the UK’s major broadcasters as well as internationally, including CUCKOO, starring Taylor Lautner and Greg Davies, SKY 1’s flagship comedy series TROLLIED and hit mockumentary PEOPLE JUST DO NOTHING.
In 2015 Roughcut was nominated for the Production Company of the Year Award at the Edinburgh International Television Festival.
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