Bill Murray: The Kennedy Center Mark Twain Prize

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Bill Murray: The Kennedy Center Mark Twain Prize

 

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Premiere Date: Friday, October 28, 2016

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This October, The Kennedy Center Mark Twain Prize for American Humor salutes Bill Murray. The program premieres Friday, October 28 at 9/8c on PBS stations nationwide.

A lineup of leading performers, including Aziz Ansari, Roy Blount Jr., Jane Curtin, Rhiannon Giddens, Bill Hader, Jimmy Kimmel, David Letterman, Brian Doyle Murray, Ivan Reitman, Paul Shaffer, Emma Stone, Sigourney Weaver, and others  will salute Bill Murray at the 19th Annual Kennedy Center Mark Twain Prize for American Humor (artists subject to change). | Official Website

Bill Murray: The Kennedy Center Mark Twain Prize is a production of WETA Washington, D.C.; CoMedia; Mark Krantz Productions; Cappy Productions and The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.
Executive producers are Dalton Delan, Deborah Rutter, Peter Kaminsky, Cappy McGarr, Mark Krantz and Bob Kaminsky. 

Corporate funding for Bill Murray: The Kennedy Center Mark Twain Prize is provided by Capital One. Major funding is provided by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, PBS and public television viewers. Air travel is generously provided by American Airlines.

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