'All Def Comedy' coming to HBO in December

Source: HBO Press Release 


Russell Simmons will be returning to HBO for an all-new stand-up series "All Def Comedy." It will be airing in December on HBO and will be a six-show season. "All Def Comedy" continues the longstanding relationship between the network and Simmons.

The show will be taped before a live audience Oct. 10 and 11 at the Avalon Theatre in Los Angeles. It will be hosted by Tony Rock and will feature stand-up performances in a variety styles and from up-and-coming comics to "DefComedy" veterans.

"All Def Comedy" will be executive produced by Russell Simmons and Stan Lathan, along with Chris Conti and Jeru Tillman. It will be directed by Stan Lathan.

It will also be available on HBO NOW, HBO GO, HBO on Demand, and affiliate portals.