Emmy voters receive Comedy Central DVD screener
Comedy Central just shipped its Emmy DVD mailer to the 14,000 members of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. The disc inside includes these episodes:
"The Daily Show with Jon Stewart" -– Dec. 16, 2010. Guests: 9/11 first responders and former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee.
"The Colbert Report" -– Jan. 18, 2011. Guest: Cornel West.
"Tosh.0" -– Jan. 25, 2011. Web redemption by rapper who got hit by an ice cream truck singing "I'm Gipper."
"Workaholics" -– Episode 3: "Office Campout"
"Colbert" and "Tosh.0" compete for best variety series against "Daily Show," which has won for the last eight years. "Workaholics" competes for best comedy series.
Compare this year's DVD mailer to the double-disc campaign boxes sent by Comedy Central to Emmy voters in 2010 and 2009 and the five-disc box in 2008. For a larger view of this year's mailer, click on the photo above.
-- Tom O'Neil
Photo credit: Tom O'Neil / For The Times