THE COMEDY AWARDS (#comedyawards) are back and better than, well, last year, when the second annual event airs on COMEDY CENTRAL on Sunday, May 6 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT. Some of the biggest names in comedy, including Chris Rock, Kristen Wiig, Ty Burrell, Tracy Morgan, Will Arnett, Hannibal Buress, Chevy Chase, Louis C.K., Tina Fey, Wendi McLendon-Covey, Annie Mumolo, Chris Parnell, Amy Poehler, Maya Rudolph, Adam Scott, and Jon Stewart joined the night's big honorees Don Rickles and Robin Williams to honor and celebrate the world of comedy.
Highlights from the show include:
Robert De Niro and Jon Stewart presenting Don Rickles with the "Johnny Carson Award for Comedic Excellence", Patton Oswalt presenting Robin Williams with the "Stand-Up Icon Award". Politically-themed fun as Tracy Morgan contemplates joining the Secret Service and Key & Peele bring out President Obama's Anger Translator Luther Kristen Wiig and Annie Mumolo (literally) wrestling over their award for "Best Comedy Film", The night's big winner Louis C.K. wondering if four awards is maybe a few too many, Chris Rock riffing on whether or not the nominees are actually funny