August 08, 2006 11:01 PM by Joe Blackmon
The winner of NBC’s hot summer series "Last Comic Standing" will
finally be revealed in a must-see 90-minute season finale airing
Wednesday, August 9 from 8:00-9:30 p.m. ET. Jay Mohr will make a
special guest appearance and perform, along with previous "Last Comic
Standing" winners Dat Phan, John Heffron and Alonzo Bodden. Anthony
Clark ("Yes, Dear") hosts the Emmy-nominated series, which was recently
picked up by NBC for another season and will return to the network next
The lively finale will also feature talent scouts Bob Read and Ross Mark sharing the best – and the worst – from the nationwide auditions that kicked off this season. In addition, the winner of NBC.com’s online comedy competition will appear, along with this season’s "Last Comic Standing" contestants who have already been eliminated.
"Last Comic Standing" is produced by Peter Engel Productions, Magical Elves and NBC Universal Television Studio. The executive producers are Peter Engel ("Saved By the Bell," "City Guys"), Dan Cutforth and Jane Lipsitz (Bravo’s "Project Runway" and NBC’s "Treasure Hunters") and Barry Katz ("Action," "Dane Cook’s Tourgasm").