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Comedy Central Unveils Midseason Lineup, New Programs TVWeek

Comedy Central has released its midseason schedule, featuring a number of new programs along with season premiere dates for returning series.

Among the new shows: “Kroll Show,” a sketch comedy series from Nick Kroll, which bows Jan. 16; “The Jeselnik Offensive,” a weekly topical series starring Anthony Jeselnik, premiering Feb. 19; “The Ben Show,” a sketch/man-on-the-street hybrid starring Ben Hoffman, set for Feb. 28; “Nathan For You,” a docu-reality comedy starring Nathan Fielder, which premieres Feb. 28; and “Inside Amy Schumer,” set for an April 30 debut.

Also on tap are all-new stand-up specials featuring Anthony Jeselnik (Jan. 13), Kristen Schaal (Jan. 18) and Katt Williams (Feb. 23).

Here’s Comedy Central’s rundown of premiere dates:

Tuesday, January 8 at 10:30 p.m.

Jeff Ross Lights the Flame with the Season Two Premiere of “The Burn with Jeff Ross”


Wednesday, January 16 at 10:00 p.m.

The Guys Go Back to Work with All-New Episodes of “Workaholics”


Wednesday, January 16 at 10:30 p.m.

Nick Kroll Unleashes His Universe in the New Sketch Series “Kroll Show”


Tuesday, February 5 at 10:00 p.m.

Season Five of “Tosh.0” and Daniel Tosh’s Next 100 Episodes Kick Off


Tuesday, February 19 at 10:30 p.m.

Anthony Jeselnik Brings his Razor-Sharp Take on Each Week’s Must-See “Train Wreck” News in “The Jeselnik Offensive”


Thursday, February 28 at 10:00 p.m.

New Sketch/Man-on-the-Street Hybrid Series “The Ben Show” Starring Ben Hoffman


Thursday, February 28 at 10:30 p.m.

Nathan Fielder Draws Real People into an Experience Far Beyond What They Signed Up For in the New Docu-Reality Series “Nathan For You”


Tuesday, April 30 at 10:30 p.m.

Amy Schumer Explores Sex, Relationships and the General Clusterf*ck that is Life in the New Series “Inside Amy Schumer”