Comedy Central today announced premiere dates for two digital series showcasing fast-rising all-female comedic talent with distinct voices. CC x R29: Taking the Stage, a short-form stand-up showcase on Comedy Central’s Stand-Up YouTube channel. CC x R29: Speak Up, a series featuring intimate one-on-one conversations with stand-up comedians, debuts April 8 on Refinery29’s YouTube.
Watch the trailer for both series below:
The co-branded series stars Chanel Ali, Marcia Belsky, Ayo Edebiri, Marie Faustin, Jena Friedman, Kat Radley, Rachel Sennott, and Tien Tran.
The partnership builds on Refinery29’s ongoing work to identify and amplify inclusive female voices through original content and incubation programs.This partnership also featured a strong and important emphasis on providing educational opportunities for women who are looking to gain more professional experience in the entertainment industry.
CC x R29: Taking the Stage
- Tuesday, April 07 – Tien Tran
- Thursday, April 9 – Chanel Ali
- Tuesday, April 14 – Jena Friedman
- Thursday, April 16 – Kat Radley
- Tuesday, April 21 – Marie Faustin
- Thursday, April 23 – Marcia Belsky
- Tuesday, April 28 – Rachel Sennott
- Thursday, April 30 – Ayo Edebiri
CC x R29: Speak Up
- Wednesday, April 08 – Tien & Chanel
- Wednesday, April 15 – Jena & Kat
- Wednesday, April 22 – Marie & Marcia
- Wednesday, April 29 – Rachel & Ayo