Comedy Dynamics has announced they will release Tammy Pescatelli’s new stand up comedy special, The Way After School Special, through the Comedy Dynamics network, their hybrid distribution system composed of Comcast, Amazon Prime Video, Spectrum, Apple TV, Dish, Google Play, DirecTV, Vimeo, YouTube and more on March 17, 2020. The album will be released on March 20, 2020 through Spotify, Amazon Music, Apple Music, Pandora, Tidal and more.
Tammy Pescatelli: The Way After School Special was filmed in Tammy’s old High School gymnasium at Perry High School in Ohio. To celebrate her return to where it all began, Tammy invited several of her old classmates and faculty members to be part of the live audience during filming. The Way After School Special is a tribute to many people who impacted her comedy career at a young age. Current and former students from the school, helped produce the special, which was Tammy’s way of helping them gain production experience in the entertainment field, something they could possibly pursue as a career.
Tammy’s most recent comedy special, Tammy Pescatelli: Finding the Funny was released on Netflix, and is now available on Amazon. She was the winner of Comedy Central’s Stand-Up Showdown and was a finalist on the second and third seasons of Last Comic Standing. Tammy has performed on talk shows such as The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, The Talk, and The View. She has also been a guest numerous times on the nationally syndicated “Howard Stern Show”, and was selected for their “Best of the Best” worldwide top selling DVD. Pescatelli was also selected to perform on Sebastian Maniscalco’s Just for Laughs Gala. Not only did Tammy star in the reality television show on WEtv, called A Stand Up Mother, but she also co-created, executive produced and wrote the show as well. In 2014, she was chosen by Jenny McCarthy to be part of her Jenny McCarthy’s Dirty Sexy Funny comedy special on EPIX, after being a favorite guest on Jenny’s radio show. Tammy’s most recent album, #TBT Throwback Tammy is out now through Comedy Dynamics on Spotify, Amazon Music, Apple Music and more.
“Tammy has graced the comedy world with smart and witty performances for over 25 years and we’re excited to be releasing her new special,” said Brian Volk-Weiss, CEO of Comedy Dynamics.
Founded by Brian Volk-Weiss, Comedy Dynamics, a Nacelle company, is the largest independent comedy production and distribution company. The company is behind the reboot of Mad About You featuring Paul Reiser and Helen Hunt, and has produced Netflix’s Kevin Hart’s Guide to Black History, Netflix’s The Toys That Made Us, Netflix’s The Movies That Made Us, Jim Gaffigan: Noble Ape, The CW’s Discontinued, Animal Planet’s Animal Nation with Anthony Anderson, the scripted comedy on Hulu There’s… Johnny!, History’s Join Or Die with Craig Ferguson, MTV2’s Wild ’N On Tour, Hulu’s Coming To The Stage, and unannounced projects for Disney+, BET+ and more. Comedy Dynamics began releasing original films in theaters and released the acclaimed independent film Slut in a Good Way in Spring of 2019. In 2017 the Comedy Dynamics Network (CDN) launched and currently distributes specials, television shows and films to all major transactional platforms such as iTunes, Amazon, Google, PlayStation, Xbox and most major telco & satellite providers, including AT&T, Comcast, Charter, Dish, and Verizon. The company has worked with a wide range of established and emerging comedic talent including Tiffany Haddish, Kevin Hart, Aziz Ansari, Jim Gaffigan, Ali Wong, David Cross, and many more. 17 Comedy Dynamics releases have been Grammy-nominated (with four wins), including all 5 in the Comedy Album category for the 61stAnnual Grammy Awards in 2019.
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