The Showbiz Show with David Spade, hosted by television and movie funnyman David Spade, cuts past the glitz of Tinsletown and gets to the heart of the industry. David Spade's irreverent brand of comedy puts a fresh spin on entertainment journalism, featuring interviews with guest stars and comedian correspondents.
Type: Talk Show
Runtime: 30 minutes
The Showbiz Show with David Spade - The Showbiz Show with David Spade - Netflix
The Showbiz Show with David Spade was a weekly television program on Comedy Central that starred comedian David Spade. It is a comedic parody of celebrity news programs such as Entertainment Tonight and Access Hollywood. The show was developed from David Spade's Hollywood Minute segment on Saturday Night Live.
The Showbiz Show with David Spade - History and background - Netflix
The show was originally going to be a daily show titled Gone Hollywood and hosted by Greg Giraldo with David Spade as executive producer. After the pilot was completed, Comedy Central approached Spade to host the show as well as produce. Spade agreed to host if the show was changed to a weekly show. A similar pilot titled The Hollywood Show with Brian Unger was produced by Comedy Central simultaneously with this show's pilot. When it was not picked up, The Hollywood Show became the new title for this show. Spade suggested The Showbiz Show. The show debuted on September 15, 2005. First season episodes aired Thursdays at 10:30 p.m. ET through the end of December 2005. The second season debuted on March 23, 2006 and ended on June 29. Midway through the season, the show was moved a half-hour earlier to 10:00 p.m. The show's third season began on March 15, 2007 at 10:30 p.m and ended on June 21. On October 3, 2007, Comedy Central announced that they wouldn't renew The Showbiz Show for a fourth season.