Whitney Cummings, Ken Jeong, Anthony Jeselnik and John Mayer are to serve as celebrity judges for Jeff Ross Presents Roast Battle II: War of the Words.
The show, which will feature 16 combatants competing in insult comedy, will be filmed in Los Angeles on the Sunset Strip, airing Jan. 26-29. The finale will be broadcast live.
"Inspired by the gritty, competitive proving grounds of the comedy-club circuit, Jeff Ross Presents Roast Battle II: War of the Words is led by Roastmaster General Jeff Ross and referee/comedian Brian Moses," a press release explained. "Roast Battle first debuted on Comedy Central last summer with comedian Mike Lawrence taking home the crown."