Starz documentary highlights stand-ups on the big screen

By | September 10, 2009 at 11:08 am | No comments | News, TV/Movies | Tags: , , , , , , ,

Comics on ScreenThey say the days of success in stand-up leading to big time deals could be on the decline. However, Comics on Screen, a new documentary airing on the Starz network, tells the stories of a handful of comedians who got their lucky breaks in Hollywood through live comedy.

The film features interviews with Tim Allen, Dane Cook, George Lopez, Rosie O’Donnell, Cedric the Entertainer, and many others. It premiered September. 8, but there’s still time to catch it on September 16, 24, 25, 28 and Oct. 5, 7 and 21. You can check out the times on the Starz official site here.

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