SiriusXM to Launch New, Bilingual Comedy Channel: Qué Funny!
- 24/7 online channel will be first to exclusively showcase the best Latino comedians
Comedians featured to include George Lopez, John Leguizamo, Cristela Alonzo, Pablo Francisco, and many more
NEW YORK – August 3, 2016 – SiriusXM announced today that it will launch Qué Funny!, a new 24/7 bilingual channel showcasing Latino comedians, on August 4.
SiriusXM listeners can expect to hear both up-and-coming and established Latino comedians including Gabriel Iglesias, Carlos Sanchez, Fausto Mata, George Lopez, Steve Trevino, Alexander Ospina, Cristela Alonzo, Cheech and Chong, Joey Medina, Monique Marvez, Pablo Francisco, Latino comedy troupe Room 28, and many more.
Expertly curated, SiriusXM ‘Qué Funny!’ will premiere online on Thursday, August 4, 2016 at 5:00 pm ET on SiriusXM channel 769. The channel launches with a weekend long takeover marathon of comedy starring Jeff Garcia, Carlos Mencia, and Cristela Alonzo to name a few.
“We are thrilled to announce the launch of SiriusXM Qué Funny! and add the new channel to our extensive comedy offering” said Jack Vaughn, Senior Vice President, Comedy Programming, SiriusXM. “Que Funny! will showcase some of the most popular stand-up Latino comics working today and its programming will be a direct reflection of the diversity of Latino culture.”
SiriusXM’s Que Funny! is part of a robust comedy lineup on SiriusXM including Jamie Foxx’s The Foxxhole, Jeff & Larry’s Comedy Roundup, Comedy Central Radio, Carlin’s Corner, Laugh USA, Raw Dog Comedy Hits and more.
For more information on SiriusXM, please visit www.siriusxm.com.