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Comedy Central Roast of William Shatner (2006)

TV-MA | | Comedy | TV Special 20 August 2006
It's William Shatner's turn to step in to the celebrity hot seat for the latest installment of The Comedy Central Roast. A parade of Shatner's friends have gotten together to boldly go ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
William Shatner ... Himself
Jason Alexander ... Himself - Roastmaster
Farrah Fawcett ... Herself - Roaster
Jeffrey Ross ... Himself - Roaster
Andy Dick ... Himself - Roaster
Greg Giraldo ... Himself - Roaster
Lisa Lampanelli ... Herself - Roaster
Artie Lange ... Himself - Roaster
Nichelle Nichols ... Herself - Roaster
Patton Oswalt ... Himself - Roaster
Kevin Pollak ... Himself - Roaster
George Takei ... Himself - Roaster
Betty White ... Herself - Roaster
Fred Willard ... Himself - Roaster
Jimmy Kimmel ... Himself (archive footage)
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It's William Shatner's turn to step in to the celebrity hot seat for the latest installment of The Comedy Central Roast. A parade of Shatner's friends have gotten together to boldly go where no one has gone before: on William Shatner's sh*tlist. Tune in as some of Shatner's closest friends hang out, have a few drinks, listen to a live performance by one of the hottest bands around, and then spend ninety minutes ridiculing and insulting the man behind Captain Kirk. So sit back and enjoy the night of insults as Shatner's tries not to lose his cool - or his toupee! Written by Comedy Central

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The Shat hits the fan.

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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

20 August 2006 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Comedy Central Roast of William Shatner See more »

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

As the seat of honor, William Shatner sat in a replica of the Starship Enterprise's Captain's chair. See more »

Quotes

Lisa Lampanelli: William Shatner is living proof that if you are talented and nice, you can work in this industry forever. Fortunately, if you're neither, fuck it, you can still be on Comedy Central.
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Alternate Versions

The DVD version of the roast is missing the introduction with Leonard Nimoy. See more »

Connections

Follows The N.Y. Friars Club Roast of Rob Reiner (2000) See more »

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Hilarious.
19 April 2008 | by PWNYCNYSee all my reviews

This show is absolutely hilarious. It is nonstop laughter with arguably the greatest B actor in Hollywood history as the target for some of the most outrageously funny barbs ever uttered in a television show. What makes this show particularly amusing is that the guest roasters are spoofing an actor who is not one of the great performers but nevertheless has managed to become one of the most well-known stars in history which is an ongoing theme of this show. The one-liners come on fast and furious. Betty White is especially funny and George Takei is great. In fact this roast is spoof on the Hollywood roasts of the past except this one is a lot funnier and includes the kind of comments that makes the roasts of the past seem tame in comparison.


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