12:27pm PT by Sophie Schillaci
Comedy Central Announces 2013 Premieres, Including Nick Kroll Series
Comedy Central on Tuesday announced its midseason schedule, including new offerings from Nick Kroll, Ben Hoffman and Roast comics Anthony Jeselnik and Amy Schumer.
Kroll, who appears on FX's The League, will debut his sketch comedy series Kroll Show at 10:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 16.
Jeselnik’s topical series The Jeselnik Offensive premieres at 10:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 19, featuring the comedian’s “razor-sharp” take on each week’s “train wreck” news. Hoffman’s sketch/man-on-the-street hybrid The Ben Show debuts at 10 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 28, followed by Nathan Fielder's docu-reality series Nathan for You at 10:30 p.m. Schumer’s Inside Amy Schumer, exploring sex, relationships and life in general, hits the air at 10:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 30.
Comedy Central also has set several stand-up specials featuring Jeselnik, Kristen Schaal and Katt Williams.
Returning for a fifth season is Daniel Tosh, whose Tosh.0 will unveil another 100 episodes beginning at 10 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 5.
See the complete schedule below.
Tuesday, Jan. 8
10:30 p.m.: The Burn With Jeff Ross
Wednesday, Jan. 16
10 p.m.: Workaholics
10:30 p.m.: Kroll Show
Tuesday, Feb. 5
10 p.m.: Tosh.0
Tuesday, Feb. 19
10:30 p.m.: The Jeselnik Offensive
Thursday, Feb. 28
10 p.m.: The Ben Show
10:30 p.m.: Nathan for You
Tuesday, April 30
10:30 p.m.: Inside Amy Schumer
Specials include stand-Up premieres from Anthony Jeselnik (Sunday, Jan. 13), Kristen Schaal (Friday, Jan. 18) and Katt Williams (Saturday, Feb. 23).