Hosted by Jeff Garlin, the 2003 roast of Denis Leary was the highest-rated program in the history of Comedy Central. This special was filmed at the New York City Hammerstein Ballroom and produced by Leary himself.
Hosted by Jeff's best friends and fellow Blue Collar buddies, this roast had a special performance by the hip-hop group B.A.M.A., covering the classic song "Sweet Home Alabama." President George W. Bush also makes a quick cameo appearance.
Hosted by Jimmy Kimmel, the roast of Pamela Anderson saw Andy Dick role play as Pam's plastic surgeon, Courtney Love's sporadic outbursts, and a man dressed as a carrot promoting People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals. All to create one pure, unadulterated roasting.
"The Shat hits the fan." The tagline of this roast couldn't be more true. Hosted by Jason Alexander, this Primetime Emmy nominated roast featured most of the original main cast of the classic Star Trek series there to pay their respects, or disrespects rather.
Flavor Flav gets "clocked" in his politically incorrect roast hosted by Katt Williams. With his fellow Flavor of Love contestants present, the various roasters hold back nothing as Flav is burned and served up.
To some, Bob Saget is that wholesome man they know from "Full House" and "America's Funniest Home Videos." To others he is known for his dirty stand-up comedy. Long time "Full House" friend John Stamos hosts the Comedy Central Roast of Bob Saget. This very family-unfriendly event featured many friends and co-stars of Saget as they roast him like never before.
Starring Roles: Bob Saget
as Himself (Roastee) |
The comedic icon known as Larry the Cable Guy receives the Comedy Central Roast treatment. Actors, athletes, comedy legends, and former "Brady Bunch" stars congregate to give the 2005 Comedy Artist of the Year what he had coming.
An eclectic assortment of nine roasters, including Mike Tyson and William Shatner, went after Sheen on a variety of topics, from drugs to prostitutes to getting fired from TV's top-paying job on CBS's Two and a Half Men. Some touched on the likelihood his behavior will lead to his death and a couple of jokes even mentioned his children.
Source: Comedy Central
Actor James Franco is roasted by fellow actors and comics.
Source: Comedy Central Extra