Comedian Chris Distefano’s half our comedy special premiers as part of Comedy Central’s “Half Hour Series”. Distefano is the first comedian to appear on this season’s series, and you can catch him on Comedy Central at 12:00 midnight, tonight. Immediately following Chris’ half hour, you can catch Michael Che from 12:30 to 1am.
This is the third season for Comedy Central’s “Half Hour” featuring great stand up from around the country. It’s going to be a great season. Here are some of the names of the comedians who will be appearing throughout the summer: Ron Funches, Kurt Braunohler, Fortune Feimster, Chris Gethard, Adam Newman, Rachel Feinstein, Mark Normand and more for their half-hour specials in 2014 on Comedy Central. Keep an eye on our IB Guide on our home page to find out who is on each week.
Distefano stars in MTV ‘s shows Guy Code and Girl Code. He also co-hosts the MSG TV show The Bracket. Chris has worked at all of the top comedy clubs across New York City including, but not limited to, Gotham Comedy Club, Carolines on Broadway and The Comic Strip and has opened up for comedy legends such as Richard Lewis, Gilbert Gottfried and Artie Lange.
Michael Che has been named one of Rolling Stone’s “50 Funniest People,” one of BuzzFeed’s 50 Hottest Men in Comedy and one of Variety’s “Top 10 Comics to Watch” and was on our list of Seven Comedians Ready to Blow Up. In September 2013, Che was brought on as a writer for NBC’s Saturday Night Live and just this week Che officially joined the cast of The Daily Show.