Comic actor Kevin Nealon, who stars as Doug Wilson on the Showtime series Weeds, returns to host the sixth annual Funniest Commercials of the Year Special on TBS. The one-hour special, which premieres on Tuesday, December 15 at 10pm ET/PT, will feature 50 different commercials from all over the word many of which will be seen for the first time on American television.
A familiar face to television viewers, Kevin Nealon has garnered an Emmy nomination for his writing on Saturday Night Live
where he also played numerous memorable characters from 1986 to 1995. He's done his fair share of movie projects including Aliens in the Attic, Get Smart, Happy Gilmore, The Wedding Singer, Anger Management
and Daddy Day Care
, but is currently focusing on the small screen with as a popular fixture of Weeds
as well as the title character's voice in the Nickelodeon animated series Glenn Martin DDS.
Aside from Kevin Nealon serving as host, the sixth annual Funniest Commercials of the Year Special
will feature cameo appearances to be announced later.
As expected, viewers are invited to go online to the network's website to watch and vote on their favorites from a list of 10 finalists. These commercials will be available for viewing online until November 30 while votes will then be tallied at the end of the special right after the top 10 countdown to "Funniest Commercial of the Year."
-Kris De Leon, BuddyTV Staff Columnist(Image courtesy of TBS)