Comedy Central Gets Laughers from HBO

1/09/2004 9:44 AM Eastern

Comedy Central will gain access to more than 100 of Home Box Office’s stand-up comedy shows as part of a distribution deal between the two parties, announced Friday.

The 138-title library includes a mix of 30-, 60- and 90-minute shows from such performers as Chris Rock, Ray Romano, John Leguizamo, Bill Maher, Ellen DeGeneres and Dave Chappelle, Comedy executives said.

Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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