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Comedy Central

Comedy Central
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Launched June 1, 1991; 25 years ago (1991-06-01)
Owned by Viacom Media Networks
Picture format 1080i (HDTV)
480i (SDTV)
Country United States
Language English
Broadcast area International
Headquarters 345 Hudson Street
New York City, New York
Formerly called CTV: The Comedy Network (April 1, 1991 – May 31, 1991)
Replaced The Comedy Channel
Ha! (channel was a merger of the two formerly-separate services)
Website cc.com
DirecTV 249 (HD/SD), 1249 (VOD)
Dish Network 107 (HD/SD)
Available on most other cable providers Check local listings for channel numbers
Verizon FiOS 690 (HD), 190 (SD)
AT&T U-Verse 1140 (HD), 140 (SD)
Streaming media
TVPlayer Watch live (UK only) (TVPlayer Plus subscription required)

Comedy Central is an American basic cable and satellite television channel owned by Viacom Global Entertainment Group, a unit of the Viacom Media Networks division of Viacom. The channel carries comedy programming, in the form of both original and syndicated series and stand-up comedy specials, as well as feature films.

Since early 2000s, Comedy Central has expanded globally with localized channels in Asia, Germany, Czech Republic, Hungary, Israel, Italy, Latin America, New Zealand, The Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Spain, Sweden, Denmark, Republic of Ireland, United Kingdom, India, Brazil,Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Belgium, Croatia, Romania, Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia, Slovenia, Middle East and Africa. The international channels are operated by Viacom International Media Networks.