COMEDY CENTRAL is taking command and putting William Shatner in the hot seat. Shatner is confirmed to brazenly travel where only the strongest have survived, as the all-comedy network's newest Roastee, it was announced today by Elizabeth Porter, senior vice president, specials and talent, COMEDY CENTRAL. The show is scheduled to tape on August 13th in Los Angeles. "The COMEDY CENTRAL Roast of William Shatner" will air on Sunday, August 20 at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT.
"It takes a real man to follow Pamela Anderson into the Roast pit and William Shatner is truly a hero among men," said Porter. "By the end of this year's Roast, Shatner may wish he was in a galaxy far, far away."