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Paramount Comedy UK To Become Comedy Central UK

From Paramount Comedy's official websites press area:

PARAMOUNT COMEDY TO BECOME COMEDY CENTRAL

18th February 2009


Paramount Comedy will re-brand as Viacom’s international comedy brand Comedy Central on Monday 6th April 2009.

The decision comes after a year of careful planning and consideration and follows Paramount Comedy’s most successful year to date.

Comedy Central is aimed at men and women 16-34 and offers an incomparable line-up of some of the biggest rating comedies from the US, a strong commitment to top class stand-up and brand new UK commissions.

South Park headlines Comedy Central’s new line-up with brand new season 13. UK viewers will be able to watch new episodes of the topical award-winning animation series within two days of US TX for the first time.

Comedy Central boasts four of the top five comedies from the US including UK exclusive premieres of Emmy Award-winning Two and a Half Men (Charlie Sheen), the US newest big hitter Rules of Engagement starring (David Spade, …