This weekend Comedy Central takes it to the next level, with the first annual Comedy Central Awards. Airing across several of MTV’s networks, and featuring huge comedic and performance talents, the show is sure to be a huge hit. The event will honor and celebrate the world of comedy, and needless to say, it’s going to be fucking hilarious. Check out the full lineup, features, and some of the funniest promo videos in event history, after the jump. Enjoy Socialites!
The show will feature the comedy stylings of Alec Baldwin, Tina Fey, Will Ferrell, Kristen Wiig,Stephen Colbert, Jon Stewart, Ty Burrell, Louis C.K., Tracy Morgan and Andy Samberg. Other highlights from the show include:
• Bill Murray presenting David Letterman with the first-ever “Johnny Carson Award For Comedic Excellence”
• Eddie Murphy receiving the “Comedy Icon Award”
• Jon Cryer debuting his new song “Jon Cryer will F*#K You Up!”
• Stephen Colbert hijacking the microphone from Jon Stewart during “The Daily Show’s” win for “Late Night Comedy Series”
• A performance from The Lonely Island Featuring Akon and The Roots
Here are some of the promo videos already released by Comedy Central. Tell me you aren’t going to watch after these: