Back in 2011, NBC cancelled Last Comic Standing (for the second time) because of low ratings. Will the numbers be good enough this year for the series to be renewed for a ninth season or, will it be cancelled again? Stay tuned?
Hosted by JB Smoove, Last Comic Standing is a talent competition that seeks to find top comic talent. The winner of the season will receive an NBC talent deal and a half-hour scripted project with NBC-Universal. The judges are Roseanne Barr, Keenen Ivory Wayans, and Russell Peters.