Monday, April 11, 2011

Results for 2011 COMEDY AWARDS on Comedy Central (with commentary)

ComedyAwards
Here are the results from Comedy Central's 2011 Comedy Awards
(with a tiny bit of commentary - please comment).

COMEDY SERIES
30 Rock
Eastbound & Down
Its Always Sunny in Philadelphia
Modern Family - somebody explain this
The Office
*(Please explain...all four other nominees are LEAGUES funnier).

COMEDY ACTOR TV
Alec Baldwin, 30 Rock

Ty Burrell, Modern Family
Steve Carell, The Office
Tracy Morgan, 30 Rock
Danny McBride, Eastbound & Down
*(Danny McBride had to be a VERY close second).

COMEDY ACTRESS TV
Tina Fey, 30 Rock
Jane Krakowski, 30 Rock
Jane Lynch, Glee
Betty White, Hot in Cleveland
Kristen Wiig, Saturday Night Live
*(The best since Amy Poehler)

COMEDY ACTOR FILM
Russell Brand, Get Him to the Greek
Will Ferrell, The Other Guys
Zach Galifianakis, Dinner for Schmucks
Paul Giamatti, Barneys Version
Jonah Hill, Cyrus
*(Giamatti was fun).

COMEDY ACTRESS FILM
Tina Fey, Date Night
Anne Hathaway, Love & Other Drugs
Helen Mirren, Red
Chlo Moretz, Kick-Ass
Emma Stone, Easy A
*(Sure...)

LATE NIGHT COMEDY SERIES
The Colbert Report
The Daily Show with Jon Stewart
Jimmy Kimmel Live!
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon
Late Show with David Letterman
*(Again, is that a late night show?)

SKETCH COMEDY/ALTERNATIVE COMEDY SERIES
Childrens Hospital
Funny or Die Presents
Saturday Night Live
Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job!
Tosh.0
*(Really? Tosh.O should have smashed this.)

STAND-UP SPECIAL
Aziz Ansari: Intimate Moments for a Sensual Evening
Bill Maher But Im Not Wrong
Louis C.K.: Hilarious
Ricky Gervais: Out of England 2
Whitney Cummings: Money Shot
*(Yes).

COMEDY FILM
Cyrus
Easy A
Get Him to the Greek
Kick-Ass
The Other Guys
*(We're these the only 'good' comedies last year? Yikes)

ANIMATED COMEDY FILM
Despicable Me
Megamind
Shrek Forever After
Toy Story 3
*(This category is stupid).

ANIMATED COMEDY SERIES
American Dad!
Archer
Family Guy
The Simpsons
South Park
*(Archer is pretty awesome and doesn't have as many fart jokes...)

COMEDY WRITING TV
30 Rock
Louie
Modern Family
The Office
The Simpsons
*(Agree).

COMEDY SCREENPLAY
Cyrus
Easy A
Hot Tub Time Machine
Kick-Ass
Tiny Furniture
*(This is crazy/stupid. Cyrus or Kick-Ass would have been acceptable).

COMEDY DIRECTING TV
30 Rock
Community
Modern Family
The Office
Saturday Night Live
*(Who cares?)

COMEDY DIRECTOR FILM
Jay Duplass and Mark Duplass, Cyrus
Will Gluck, Easy A
Adam McKay, The Other Guys
Matthew Vaughn, Kick-Ass
Edgar Wright, Scott Pilgrim vs. the World
*(I dunno...Cyrus was pretty great).

BREAKTHROUGH PERFORMER
Aziz Ansari
Ty Burrell
Louis C.K.
Whitney Cummings
Danny McBride
Emma Stone
Daniel Tosh
Kristen Wiig
*(how long does it take to 'break-thru'...I like him though.)

*Please leave comments about what you thought about this year's winners!

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