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Bill Bellamy, wearing a dapper silver suit, introduces the sixth season. "This year, our search is bigger than ever," Bellamy says. "We'll see comics from six continents and more than 20 countries." Contestants will compete for $250,000 and the title that will "change someone's life forever!" Bring the funny!
We start in New York City. Fearne and Bill stand outside Gotham Comedy Club where a line of hopefuls stretches around the block. Inside, Richard Belzer and Steve Shirripa judge the contests.
First up: Buck B'Gak, a man dressed as a rooster and setting the stage for a string of less-than-impressive acts to follow. Comic Louis Ramey breaks the unfunny streak by describing a black man's trip to lily-white Aspen. He advances to the showcase.
Another string of poor performances ends with Adam Sank, who describes working at FOX News Channel as a "gay, liberal, pro-choice Democratic." He too advances to the showcase.
Super-cute 24-year-old Esther Ku also shines. Her delivery is described as...