Black and Showalter star in new series

July 13, 2009 at 9:25 PM
| License Photo

NEW YORK, July 13 (UPI) -- "Wet Hot American Summer" co-stars Michael Ian Black and Michael Showalter are to headline "Michael & Michael Have Issues," Comedy Central said.

The 7-episode TV series, which casts the longtime comedic partners as the hosts of their own fictitious sketch show, is to debut Wednesday.

"Behind the scenes of the show-within-a-show, viewers will get a first-hand look at issues, both big -- in an attempt to broaden their appeal, the guys turn their show into a frat house spectacle -- and small -- the two Michaels fight over the approval of a teenage intern writing an article about them for his high school newspaper -- that the two misguided stars wrestle with as they confront their own issues of insecurity and jealousy as each attempts to undermine the other," Comedy Central said in a news release.

Topics: Michael Ian
Latest Headlines
Top Stories
Blake Shelton drops off Miranda Lambert's belonging at her house
Chloe Bennet shows off new Daisy Johnson haircut
Tom Cruise, Rebecca Ferguson attend 'Mission: Impossible' premiere
John Cena gets his nose broken during 'WWE Raw' fight
Jon Stewart responds to Huckabee's Holocaust reference with complete silence