This April, Comedy Blooms with the return of INSIDE AMY SCHUMER and Stand-Up Premieres from Hannibal Buress and Patton Oswalt

— March 25, 2014

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·        Amy Schumer returns for a no-holds barred second seasonof INSIDEAMY SCHUMER, premiering Tuesday,April 1 at 10:30 p.m. ET/PT.

·        Viewers would be fools this April if they don’t tuneinto the hot, new stand-up premieres of HANNIBALBURESS: LIVE FROM CHICAGO (Saturday, April 5 at 10 p.m. ET/PT), and PATTON OSWALT: TRAGEDY PLUS COMEDY EQUALS TIME (Saturday April 12 at 10 p.m. ET/PT).

·        This month’s Comedy movie premieres include JUST MY LUCK (Saturday, April 5 at 2 a.m. ET/PT), JERSEY GIRL (Saturday, April19 at 2:15 a.m. ET/PT), and HEARTBREAKERS (Saturday April 27 at 12 a.m.ET/PT).

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Below is achronological listing of Comedy premieres and specials for April. Allprogramming is subject to change (all times ET/PT; visit TheComedyNetwork.cato confirm localbroadcast times and for the full broadcast schedule). 

Tuesday, April 2

10:30 p.m.  – INSIDEAMY SCHUMER *Season 2 Premiere*

Season 2 seesSchumer’s series of effervescent and sometimes embarrassing episodes continue,as she tries to pray her way out of herpes, enters Aaron Sorkin’s “Foodroom,”and shares a magical encounter of the sexual kind with a magician.

Saturday, April 5

10 p.m. HANNIBALBURESS: LIVE FROM CHICAGO *Special Premiere*

Taped at TheVic Theatre in his hometown of Chicago, this one-hour stand-up special featuresHannibal Buress’s (BROAD CITY) signature dry wit and cool delivery. Buressrolls out material about his own second line parade in New Orleans, fist fightsin London, and many memorable late nights on the road.

2 a.m. JUSTMY LUCK (2006) *Movie Premiere*

SexyManhattanite Ashley (Lindsay Lohan, MeanGirls) is known as the luckiest woman around, but after a chance romanticencounter with down-and-out Jake (Chris Pine, Star Trek Into Darkness), she realizes that she’s swapped herfortune for his.

Saturday, April 12

10 p.m.PATTON OSWALT: TRAGEDY PLUS COMEDY EQUALS TIME *Special Premiere*

Critically-acclaimedcomedian Patton Oswalt (THE GOLDBERGS) covers the trials and tribulations offrozen food, a failed outing with a prostitute, fatherhood and beyond, in this one-hour,stand-up special. All of that combined with a packed house at San Diego’sSpreckels Theater during Comic-Con,make this an unforgettable special one of Oswalt’s best.  

2:15 a.m. JERSEYGIRL (2004)

Ollie (BenAffleck, Argo) is a smooth andsuccessful big-city publicist who has the life he's always wanted, until thingstake an unexpected turn and he finds himself an unemployed single father livingwith his dad in the suburbs. Just when he thinks his life has hit rock bottom,sexy, no-nonsense video store clerk Maya, (Liv Tyler, Lord of the Rings) enters his life.

Sunday, April 27

12 a.m. HEARTBREAKERS(2001) *Movie Premiere*

Max (SigourneyWeaver, Avatar) and Page (JenniferLove Hewitt, THE CLIENT LIST)  are abrilliant mother/daughter con team who have their grift down to a fine science,posing in a variety of deceptive guises to keep one, or two, steps ahead of thelaw.

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GabrielaCerritos, The Comedy Network, 416.384.3058 or gabriela.cerritos@bellmedia.ca

JesseWanagas, The Comedy Network, 416.384.3193 or jesse.wanagas@bellmedia.ca