The Comedy Central Roast of Alec Baldwin

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  • TVMA
  • 2019
  • 1 hr 24 min
  • 7.0  (1,005)

The Comedy Central Roast of Alec Baldwin, which aired on September 15, 2019, is a hilarious and brutal roasting of the famously outspoken actor. The roast was led by Robert De Niro and included other celebrities such as Dakota Johnson and Lady Gaga. For those unfamiliar with the concept of a roast, it is a comedic event in which a person (in this case, Alec Baldwin) is subjected to a series of jokes, insults, and ribbing from a panel of comedians and celebrities. The jokes are meant to be crude, offensive, and hilarious, and the roastee is expected to take the jokes in good spirit.

The show opens with a musical number by Adam Levine and Blake Shelton, who sing a song about how no one knows why Alec Baldwin is famous. This sets the tone for the rest of the show, which is filled with jokes about his career, his personal life, and his notoriously short temper.

The roasters take turns delivering their jokes, and the audience, made up of other celebrities and comedians, can be heard laughing and cheering in the background. Some of the jokes are clever and insightful, while others are downright brutal, but all of them are delivered with impeccable comedic timing.

Robert De Niro, who is known for his serious roles in films like The Godfather and Goodfellas, proves that he has a knack for comedy with his hilarious and cutting jokes. He pokes fun at Baldwin's infamous voicemail to his daughter, as well as his tendency to get into arguments with the paparazzi.

Dakota Johnson, who is known for her role in the Fifty Shades of Grey franchise, pulls no punches with her jokes. She takes aim at Baldwin's portrayal of President Trump on Saturday Night Live, as well as his penchant for marrying much younger women.

Lady Gaga, who is known for her music and acting career, delivers some of the most biting jokes of the night. She makes fun of Baldwin's past struggles with addiction and his tendency to become angry on social media.

Throughout the show, Baldwin is a good sport and laughs along with the jokes, although he does occasionally look uncomfortable or embarrassed. At one point, he even takes the microphone and delivers some jokes of his own, poking fun at his fellow roasters.

Overall, The Comedy Central Roast of Alec Baldwin is a hilarious and entertaining event that is not to be missed. The roasters are at the top of their game, delivering jokes that are both clever and offensive, and Baldwin proves that he has a good sense of humor by taking it all in stride. If you love comedy and aren't easily offended, this is definitely a show worth checking out.

The Comedy Central Roast of Alec Baldwin is a 2019 comedy with a runtime of 1 hour and 24 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.0.

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    7.0  (1,005)