Off The Chain: Kim Coles Premieres Weds. Nov. 12 @ 10:00 PM (ET)
Rodney Perry, Cocoa Brown, Michael Colyar Among the Comics Featured in Special New Season of Hour-Long Solo Performances
ATLANTA (Nov. 6 , 2014) –- The third season premiere of Bounce TV’s popular, family-friendly original comedy series Off The Chain will be Wednesday, November 12 at 10:00 p.m. ET, it was announced today. Featuring some of the most hilarious African American comedians on the stand-up scene, for season three Bounce TV turns over the microphone to one comic per show and expands to an hour-long format. Actress/comedienne Kim Coles will be the first to headline the Off the Chain season three stage with Off The Chain: Kim Coles on Nov. 12.
Perhaps best known for her ﬁve-season turn as the unforgettable “Synclaire” on the ground-breaking FOX comedy series Living Single, Off the Chain: Kim Coles represents the comedienne’s first-ever one-woman special, achieving a career milestone that she is excited to celebrate. “I always wanted to do a comedy special and it feels wonderful that this amazing dream come-true opportunity has come as I enter my 30th anniversary as a standup comedian,” says Coles.
In addition to Living Single, Coles has starred on other hit television shows including In Living Color, Frasier, One on One and the uproarious comedy series 10 Items Or Less as the villainous Mercy P. Jones. She was the co-host of the nationally syndicated daytime talk show, In the Loop with IVillage and has been a guest co-host for various shows, including The View. Coles is also known to reality audiences for having appeared on The Mole, VH1’s Celebrity Fit Club and Coming to the Stage.
“I’m thrilled to pick up the mic again to revisit my roots. My gifts are love and laughter, and this comedy special is my way of continuing to share these gifts with the world,” added Coles.
Other top comedians to be featured this season on Off The Chain include Michael Colyar (Premieres Dec. 10), Rodney Perry, Cocoa Brown, Nore Davis, Jordan Carlos, Rudy Rush and Roy Jackson.
Bounce TV targets African American adults with a programming mix of original series, theatrical motion pictures, documentaries, specials, game shows and inspirational faith-based programs. Bounce TV is currently seen in 90 markets, including all of the top African American television markets, 90% of African American television homes and 73% of the total television homes in the United States.