The Half Hour is a stand-up comedy TV show released by Comedy Central. The show films talented stand-up comics in every new episode. The Half Hour manages to shed the light on most unusual and unpredictable people in the world of stand-up comedy art.
In every new episode released, you’ll meet a comedian or, sometimes, a group of comedians with an original stand-up performance. Seasons up to the fourth one were created in Boston, Massachusetts. From season 5, the participants perform in New Orleans, Louisiana.
- Cy Amundson. Appeared in a number of Comedy Central projects. An actor, that worked in collaboration with J.K. Simmons and Amy Smart. Worked as a voice actor in “Family Guy” and “American Dad.”
- Erik Bergstrom. A cartoonist and a comedian from New York City. Was several times seen on MTV, VH1, Fuse and Comedy Central channel. Participated in VICE and Buzzfeed. Was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s lymphoma. Erik says that he’s got the remission thanks to a one year Netflix watching therapy.
- Ahmed Bharoocha. Participated in “Adam Devine’s House Party” and “Flophouse”.
- Matthew Broussard. Originated from New Jersey. Has already several times appeared in a number of projects released by Comedy Central’s including “Adam Devine’s House Party”.
- Naomi Ekperigin. Was a part of the scriptwriting staff on “Broad City” and “Difficult People.” Was a guest star on “Adam Ruins Everything” series.
- Nate Fernald was born in Chicago but at present, he lives in LA. Writes scripts for “The Late Late Show with James Corden.”
- Noah Gardenswartz is also one of the most famous faces of Comedy Central. Has a debut stand-up album released in autumn of 2016.
- Emily Heller. Passed through a number of Comedy Central projects. Co hosted “Baby Geniuses”.
- Martha Kelly a well-known stand-up comedian participating in the filming of “Baskets”.
- Joe Machi. Participated in “Last Comic Standing”. Also a famous face of Fox News.
- Drew Michael. Originates from Chicago, but lives in New York City. In 2013, he released “Lovely” – his first album that became #1 on iTunes’ charts. Famous for his “I Might Be Wrong” podcast.
Visit the official Comedy Central channel webpage to get more info on the cast and upcoming new episodes.
Sixth Season Air Date
The 5th season concluded in the end of October this year and there’s still no official info about the renewal of the show. We’ll notify you when the show will be renewed for season 6 again. Keep tuned on not to miss another new episode of the project and the sixth season release date!