Sunday, April 29, 2012

Comedy Award Winners

 ROB RIGGLE was the host of last nights live taping of Comedy Central Comedy Awards - to air on Comedy Central on May 6. 

Comedy stars came dressed and ready to laugh. 
Notably missing was Stephen Colbert. Note - Jon Stewart took home the Award again and nobody's talking about Colbert's contract which is due up this year, hmmmm.
Chris Rock got laughs as a presenter as he commented on the lack of Black Winners.

Don Rickles showed off why he is King of the Insults during his long, funny speech for his Lifetime Achievement - beginning with “I wanna go home….”
Robin Williams called himself “one of the luckiest motherf—s in the business as he accepted his Stand-Up Icon Award.

Here are the Winners:
Comedy Screenplay: Bridesmaids
Comedy, Film: Bridesmaids
Comedy Actress, Film: Melissa McCarthy (Bridesmaids)
Comedy Directing, Film: Paul Feig (Bridesmaids)

Comedy Series: Parks and Recreation 
Comedy Actress, TV: Amy Poehler (Parks and Recreation)
Comedy Actor, TV: Ty Burrell (Modern Family)
Comedy Writing, TV: 30 Rock
Late Night Comedy Series: The Daily Show With Jon Stewart 
Comedy Directing, TV: Louie 
Sketch/Alternative Comedy Series: Louie 

Comedy Special Of The Year, Louis CK:
Stand-Up Tour: Louie CK 

Club Comic: Hannibal Buress 

Animated Comedy Series: sounded like, Archer. 

Best Viral Original: Songify This, "Winning- A Song By Charlie Sheen" 

Tune in to  Comedy Central on May 6 to see the ceremony.

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