Last Comic Standing

  • 2003
  • TV Show
  • TV-14

This stand-up contest mixes elements of `American Idol' and `Survivor' as contestants share a house and choose their opponents in head-to-head competitions decided by their audience, with the winner copping an NBC talent deal, among other prizes.

Last Comic Standing's Winning Set
05:03 — Watch the set that made Clayton English Season 9's Last Comic Standing.
Shakir Standley: The Invitationals Set
04:59 — Nick Cannon has something to say about the comedy of Shakir Standley, who's currently a cast member on Nick's show Wild 'N Out.
Clayton English: The Invitationals Set
05:35 — Clayton's buddy, Season 8 finalist Karlous Miller, encouraged him to start his stand-up career.
Ian Bagg: the Semifinals Set
04:30 — This guy knows all the stuff you don't know about yoga pants... Watch Ian Bagg's killer set from Last Comic Standing's Semifinals.
Bryan Kellen: The Invitationals Set
05:39 — Gifted physical comic Bryan Kellen has the final set, closing out the Season 9 premiere of Last Comic Standing.
Ryan Conner: The Invitationals Set
05:10 — With a set focused around his large, colorful family, Ryan is the first comic to take the mike on the Season 9 premiere of Last Comic Standing.
Tony Baker: The Invitationals Set
04:47 — Last Comic Standing contestant Tony Baker has two teenaged sons who are slowly killing him and a predilection for public snacking.
Head-to-Head: Michael Palascak vs. Taylor Tomlinson
06:48 — As great as these two sets are, the judges can choose only one of these comics to move on to Last Comic's Top 5. Who gets your vote?
Wanda Sykes Mentors Ms Pat: the Semifinals Set
04:48 — Wanda helps Ms Pat attack the matter of racism in her semifinals set.
Season Premiere Episode 1 Trailer
00:42 — Season 8 of the star search for America's funniest comic kicks off with auditions. Roseanne Barr, Keenen Ivory Wayans and Russell Peters are the judge (more…)
Season 8: Last Comic Standing: Season 8 Trailer
01:04 — America's most compelling comedy competition is back May 22 when NBC's Emmy Award-nominated series "Last Comic Standing" returns starring three new ce (more…)
2 Hour Finale Top 3 To 1 Trailer
00:45 — The winning comic is revealed in the Season 8 finale. Also: Judges Roseanne Barr and Russell Peters perform, as does the winner of an online comedy co (more…)
Challenge 2 Talk Show Trailer
00:15 — The comics learn about mastering talk-show interviews when they visit "The Ellen DeGeneres Show." Wanda Sykes serves as the mentor.
The Invitationals Part 3 Trailer
01:04 — The invitational round continues as a third contingent of invited comics takes to the stage to compete.
Season 9: Last Comic Standing: Season 9 Trailer
02:02 — America's most compelling comedy competition is back this summer when NBC's Emmy Award-nominated series "Last Comic Standing" returns with new judge N (more…)
Last Comic Standing Trailer
02:45 — America's most compelling comedy competition is back May 22 when NBC's Emmy Award-nominated series "Last Comic Standing" returns starring three new ce (more…)
Finals Top 4 To 3 Trailer
00:49 — The final four comics perform for the judges as the title round continues. Later, one comic is eliminated from the competition.
Finals-Top 5 To 4 Trailer
01:37 — The Top 5 comics perform for the judges, who then determine which four will advance to the next round.
The Semifinals Part 2 Trailer
01:15 — The semifinal round continues with 21 additional comics competing for a slot in the Top 10. Wanda Sykes serves as guest mentor.
The Invitationals Part 2 Trailer
01:23 — The invitational round continues when a second group of invited comics perform.
The Semifinals Part 1 Trailer
00:57 — The semifinal round opens with 20 comics taking the stage to do battle. Wanda Sykes serves as guest mentor.
Invitational 4 Trailer
00:44 — Roseanne teaches a young comic a lesson she learned when she was just getting started in the business.
Challenge 1-Sketch Trailer
01:04 — The contestants try their hand at sketch comedy.
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  • Premiered: June 10, 2003
  • Rating: TV-14
  • Premise: This stand-up contest mixes elements of `American Idol' and `Survivor' as contestants share a house and choose their opponents in head-to-head competitions decided by their audience, with the winner copping an NBC talent deal, among other prizes. (more)

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