‘MADtv’ is back! The revival of the classic sketch comedy series is premiering tonight, July 26, and HollywoodLife.com has everything you need to know before ‘MADtv’ comes back!
1. There’s an all-new cast!
Jeremy Howard, Adam Ray, Carlie Craig, Chelsea Davison, Amir K, Lyric Lewis, Piotr Michael and Michelle Ortiz are the new cast members of The CW’s revival series. The cast members come from all different aspects of comedy. Before MADtv, cast members have appeared in Academy Award-winning films, TV shows like Brooklyn Nine-Nine, and voiced characters for video games like Call of Duty and Warcraft.
2. The time, the place & more!
The revival of MADtv will air Tuesdays starting on July 26 at 9 p.m. ET on The CW.
3. Former Bachelor stars will be in the premiere!
With The Bachelorette finale less than a week away, MADtv is going to do an epic parody of the reality dating show. How timely. The twins from Ben Higgins’ season, Haley and Emily Ferguson, and Courtney Robertson, who won Ben Flajnik’s season, will appear on the premiere.
4. Original cast members will return!
Original cast members Will Sasso and Nicole Sullivan will appear on the premiere to play Bill and Hillary Clinton. Every episode of the new MADtv will feature guest appearances from two original cast members, according to our sister site TVLine.
5. The original show aired more than 300 episodes.
The original MADtv aired for 14 seasons and became one of the most iconic sketch comedy series, alongside Saturday Night Live and In Living Color. Countless celebrities, including Beyonce, Mila Kunis, the Kardashians, Adam Levine and Gwen Stefani, appeared on the show over the course of 300 episodes. The series was also known for its celebrity impersonations and signature characters.
HollywoodLifers, are you excited for MADtv to come back? Are you glad original characters are coming back? Let us know!