Comedy Central is planning another Night of Too Many Stars: An Overbooked Concert For Autism Education.
The network announced Thursday that the benefit will feature Jon Stewart hosting an evening of live performances, sketches and short films. It's the third biennial event to raise money for schools and educational programs for autistic children and adults.
See Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert discuss the 2009 benefit
Performers include Lewis Black, Steve Carell, Stephen Colbert, Jimmy Fallon, Tina Fey, Ricky Gervais, Joel McHale, John Oliver, Chris Rock, Sarah Silverman and Triumph The Insult Comic Dog. More will be announced later.
Comedy Central will broadcast this year's event on Thursday, Oct. 21 at 9 ET/PT. Since 2005, the Night of Too Many Stars: An Overbooked Concert For Autism Education has raised nearly $7 million.