Comedy Central

Comedy Central in the United Kingdom and Ireland is a localised version of Comedy Central which first began in the United States in the 1990s. The television channel is available through the Sky, Virgin Media, TalkTalk TV in the United Kingdom, Sky Ireland, UPC Ireland and Magnet Networks in the Republic of Ireland. The channel’s programming concentrates solely on comedy.

The channel was rebranded from Paramount Comedy 1, to Comedy Central at 9pm on 6 April 2009.