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Comedy Central Orders Series From Ben Stiller THR

Comedy Central has ordered a series from Ben Stiller. The Hollywood Reporter's Live Feed reports that the channel ordered the stand-up comedy series "The Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail," executive produced by Stiller.

The series, hosted by comedians Jonah Ray and Kumail Nanjiani, will feature stand-up comedians performing at Meltdown Comics in Los Angeles, the story says. The show will also go behind-the-scenes with the hosts and other guest stars in the green room.