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Encyclopedia > Paramount Comedy (Spain)

Paramount Comedy is a channel available in Spain through satellite plataform Digital+ and cable services. It belongs to the Viacom group. Viacom is a high-growth media conglomerate with various worldwide interests in cable / satellite television networks (MTV Networks and BET), video gaming (Sega of America), and movie production and distribution (the Paramount Pictures movie studio and DreamWorks). ...

Paramount Comedy was launched on March 1999. Originally, it shared the dial with Nickelodeon, but later the two separated. It broadcasts a mixture of comedy series (both Spanish and international) and original programming with Spanish comedians. Nickelodeon (Nick for short, launched April 1, 1979) is a cable TV network primarily for children and pre-teens, but also features shows for teenagers in TEENick. ...

The original programming is produced under the umbrella of the Nuevos Cómicos (new comedians) program. The original Nuevos Cómicos program is a stand up comedy program, whose comedians also make theather performance tours since 2001. Some of them are Joaquín Reyes, Carlos Clavijo, Belén Rubio, Ernesto Sevilla, Diego Wainstein, Micky McPhantom, Juan Diego Martín, Raúl Cimas, Carlos Ramos, Ignatius, Don Mauro, Ricardo Castella, Alex O´Dogherty, Julián López, Dani Mateo, Sandra Marchena, Velilla Valbuena and Ángel Martín. Richard Pryor hits the money line A stand-up comedian or stand-up comic is someone that performs in comedy clubs, usually reciting a fast paced succession of amusing stories, short jokes and one-liners, typically called a monologue. ...

Other programs developed from comedians who started in Nuevos Cómicos are the sketch program La hora Chanante and late night shows Noche sin tregua and Nada Que Perder.

See also

It has been suggested that Paramount Comedy 2 be merged into this article or section. ... Paramount Comedy 2 is a television channel shown in the UK, the channel was previously a so-called time-shuffle service, offering programmes from Paramount Comedy at different times. ...

External links

  • Paramount Comedy Website.



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