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It’s finally here! Comedy Central will air the #hoff Roast of David Hasselhoff tonight, Sunday, August 15th at 10pm ET/PT. We were there when it was taped and you’re really in for a treat. If you miss it, encore presentations will air on 8/15 at 11:30pm, 1:00am and 2:30 am. Monday 8/16 at midnight, 8/20 at 10pm and 8/21 at 10pm.

They’ll be hosting a live chat called “Roast Watch” on comedycentral.com, where comedians will be watching and tweeting along. You can then use your twitter and facebook acount to interact with them, and it will be available for both the East Coast and West Coast airings.

On Monday, it will be available as a digital download for $4.99 for standard definition and $6.99 for high definition from iTunes, xBox Live Marketplace, Zune and PlayStation.

Be sure to check out our live coverage from the red carpet/taping to get a jump on the event. More info at davidNet worth checking out.

Check out some clips below, and the full press release on tmw's events after the jump.

The Roast of David HasselhoffSunday 10pm / 9c
Preview - David Hasselhoff - I Am The Hoff!
www.comedycentral.com
Roast of David HasselhoffIt's Always Sunny in PhiladelphiaRussell Simmons Presents Stand-Up Comedy

Jeff Ross is overcome with excitement at roasting David Hassehoff.

Hulk Hogan ponders David Hasselhoff’s career trajectory.

justin_bruening.jpg Justin Bruening and his wife Alexa welcomed their first child on Tuesday, a daughter named Lexington Grace. Congrats Justin on the start of your family, and hope you and your wife get some rest, you're gonna need it!

[ thanks justin-bruening.net]

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We've been working all week to get our coverage of the David Hasselhoff Roast online, we hope you've been checking it out! #hoff It really was a great time being able to cover the roast! Thanks so much to Comedy Central for allowing us the honor!

The "red carpet" was not a red carpet at all, but a boardwalk complete with lifeguard stands and a larger than life David Hasselhoff. Inside the comedians cracked wise at everyone's expense. The set was amazingly decked out with a two story high KITT voice modulator and a perfectly complete replica from our pal Alex. Afterwards we partied the night away in the VIP after party!

Check out our wrap up text, video and pics below to see what you missed. And be sure to tune in on August 15th at 10pm to laugh for yourself!

The Roast of David Hasselhoff is Tonight
Hasselhoff Roast overview/review ** SPOILERS **
Sneak peek clip: KITT roasting David on Comedy Central

Click through for more pics and videos!

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We're about to get in our car & head over to Sony Pictures Studios, follow us on live.knightrideronline.com - we'll do our best as we normally do to share with you the experience live from the red carpet and the roast itself! We've been given clearance by Comedy Central to live blog from the taping, but we aren't sure just yet what that means. But if we can, we will! Good luck to David!

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Tonight, David Hasselhoff will have the honor of being Roasted, and here is what we know! At 6pm PST, the stars will begin to walk the red carpet as they enter the event and we will be there! Both Roasters and friends of David alike are expected to appear, including Rebecca Holden who you know played April on Knight Rider. Shortly after filming will begin! The “COMEDY CENTRAL Roast of David Hasselhoff” airs on Sunday, August 15 at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT.

It is quite an honor to be roasted by your piers, and we send a heart felt congratulations to David Hasselhoff, and wish him good luck!

“COMEDY CENTRAL ROAST OF DAVID HASSELHOFF” TAPES ON SUNDAY, AUGUST 1

WHO: David Hasselhoff – Roastee
Seth MacFarlane– Roast Master

Confirmed Roasters:
Pamela Anderson Whitney Cummings Greg Giraldo
Gilbert Gottfried George Hamilton Hulk Hogan Lisa Lampanelli Jeffrey Ross Jerry Springer

Attendees:
Traci Bingham Angelica Bridges Eric Braeden
Nicole Eggert Wings Hauser Brooke Hogan
Rebecca Holden Jeremy Jackson Mitzi Kapture
Gena Lee Nolin Alexandra Paul Craig Robinson
José Solano Gregory Alan Williams

-More names to come/Names subject to change-

WHAT: “The COMEDY CENTRAL Roast Of David Hasselhoff

A storm’s a-brewin’ as COMEDY CENTRAL makes waves for the newest Roastee, international superstar and television icon, David Hasselhoff. Emmy-nominated “Family Guy,” “American Dad!” and “The Cleveland Show” creator and performer Seth MacFarlane will join the elite family of COMEDY CENTRAL Roast Masters as he heads up an all-star lineup of Roasters who reign paramount in their respective arenas, including the world’s most bonafide sex symbol, bone crushing wrestler, controversial talk show host and ruthless comedic masterminds. The “COMEDY CENTRAL Roast of David Hasselhoff” tapes at Sony Studios in Los Angeles on Sunday, August 1. The “COMEDY CENTRAL Roast of David Hasselhoff” airs on Sunday, August 15 at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT.

We are very honored to have been invited to the red carpet, and will be catching up with all the stars as the enter the festivities. We've also have access to liveblog during the taping, so be sure to check back here tomorrow for insight on the show that you wont see publicly for another two weeks!



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