Premium Blend

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Premium Blend
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Genre Stand-up comedy
Created by Paul Miller
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 9
No. of episodes 90
Executive producer(s) Kimber Rickabaugh
Paul Miller
Running time approx. 23 minutes
Original network Comedy Central
Audio format Stereo
Original release 1997 – 2005
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Premium Blend was a stand-up comedy series that aired on the American cable television channel Comedy Central from 1997 to 2005.


The program featured a well-known stand up comedian as an emcee who introduced four or five lesser known comedians looking for a big break on television. Each comedian presented a short set of jokes, which was edited to last about five minutes on the airing of the show.

Many alumni have gone on to have their own Comedy Central Presents specials, including Mitch Hedberg, Stephen Lynch, Demetri Martin, Dane Cook, B.J. Novak, Darrell Hammond, Mike Birbiglia, Greer Barnes, Wayne Federman, Daniel Tosh, Gabriel Iglesias, Pete Holmes, and Ron White.


Each year the show would get a new comedian to serve as host for each of the season's ten episodes. The hosts were:

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