Seeso Sets Q2 2017 Programming Slate
DOUG STANHOPE and BRENT WEINBACH Set to Premiere All-New Stand-Up Specials
NEW YORK, February 9, 2017 – Seeso today announced its upcoming programming slate, with five Original Series and two exclusive, all-new stand-up specials premiering in Q2 2017. Upcoming premieres include:
“BIG JAY OAKERSON’S WHAT’S YOUR [email protected]%KING DEAL?!” – Season Two (Premieres April 6)
Let go of pretension and leave your ego at the door as Big Jay Oakerson leads a pack of comics in a completely improvised show based on interactions with the crowd. Starring and Executive Produced by Jay Oakerson. Produced by Angry Buddha Films. Executive Produced by Cris Italia, David Kimowitz, Frank Mosca and Lou Wallach. Guest appearances include Bert Kreischer, Bonnie McFarlane, Sal Vulcano, Chris Distefano, Dave Attell, Laurie Kilmartin, Lil Rel Howrey, Andy Kindler and many more.
“BRENT WEINBACH: APPEALING TO THE MAINSTREAM” – ALL-NEW STAND UP SPECIAL (Premieres April 20)
Brent Weinbach is weird. In this show, Brent attempts to adjust his quirky personality so that he can fit in with the world around him, which would be valuable to his career as a comedian and entertainer. Through an absurd and abstract discourse, Brent explores the ways in which he can appeal to a broader, streamlined audience, so that ultimately, he can become successful in show business. All-new 60 minute stand up special from Brent Weinbach. Produced by Comedy Dynamics, A Nacelle Company. Executive produced by Brian Volk-Weiss and Cisco Henson.
“HIDDEN AMERICA WITH JONAH RAY” – Season Two (Premieres May 4)
A fake travel show where the places are real but the people aren’t. The Bourdain-esque fictional travel show, “Hidden America with Jonah Ray,” features Jonah Ray traveling to major US cities Miami, D.C., Honolulu and more with guest stars, including Anthony Bourdain, Joel Hodgson, Yvette Nicole Brown, Janet Varney and Jorge Garcia. Starring Jonah Ray. Executive Produced by Ray, Troy Miller, Alex Murray, Todd Sellers and produced by Dakota Pictures.
“BAJILLION DOLLAR PROPERTIE$” – Season Three (Premieres June 1)
A half-hour, semi-scripted comedy with an ensemble of seven real estate agents set against the backdrop of a luxury, cut throat LA real estate firm. A Paramount Digital Entertainment production created and Executive Produced by Kulap Vilaysack (“Comedy Bang! Bang!,” Who Charted?), and Executive Produced by Tom Lennon (“Reno 911!”), Ben Garant (“Reno 911!”), Scott Aukerman (“Comedy Bang! Bang!”,”Mr. Show”) and David Jargowsky (“Funny or Die Presents”). Starring Dan Ahdoot, Tim Baltz, Ryan Gaul, Mandell Maughan, Tawny Newsome, Drew Tarver, and Paul F. Tompkins as agency owner Dean Rosedragon.
“THE CYANIDE & HAPPINESS SHOW -PAIN WARS: PART 2” (Premieres June 1)
In the epic third season, the guys behind “CYANIDE & HAPPINESS” bring you an explosively hilarious spectacle involving wormholes, ghosts, wrestlers, ghost wrestlers, goblins, robots, far away galaxies, hostile takeovers, sad dads, bad dads, and one guys who is a carrot. The animated sketch series is based on the wildly popular web-comic, from the upsettingly ingenious minds of Kris Wilson, Rob DenBleyker, and Dave McElfatrick of Explosm Entertainment. Executive Produced by Studio71.
“DOUG STANHOPE & FRIENDS” – All-New Stand-Up Special (Premieres June 22)
All-new 60 minute stand-up special with Doug Stanhope and comedian guests to be taped at SXSW 2017 in Austin, Texas. Produced by Comedy Dynamics, A Nacelle Company. Executive produced by Brian Volk-Weiss, Cisco Henson, Brian Hennigan, Johnny Depp, Christi Dembrowski and Sam Sarkar
“THE GUEST LIST” – Season Two (Premieres June 22)
Season one of “THE GUEST LIST” was filmed in a secret, former speakeasy. For season two, we’ve added host Ron Funches and moved to a bigger, better venue – that was formerly a mortuary! This isn’t open to the public. The only way in the door is to get on “The Guest List.” Executive Produced by Rooftop Comedy. Guest star lineup includes Sasheer Zamata, Mark Normand, Adam Cayton-Holland, Todd Glass, Jay Larson, Brody Stevens, and many more.
Catch up on previous seasons of “BIG JAY OAKERSON’S WHAT’S YOUR [email protected]%KING DEAL,” “HIDDEN AMERICA WITH JONAH RAY,” “BAJILLION DOLLAR PROPERTIE$,” “THE GUEST LIST” and “THE CYANIDE & HAPPINESS SHOW,” as well as DOUG STANHOPE’S “NO PLACE LIKE HOME” on Seeso platforms now. (Seeso | David)