CNN is going to comedy with its newest CNN Original Series presentation of Red State Blue State hosted by comedian Colin Quinn, the network announced on Thursday. The show will debut on Monday, May 27, at 9 p.m. ET/PT on CNN. In the hour-long presentation of his critically-acclaimed Off-Broadway show, Quinn brings the funny tackling the absurdities, hypocrisies and calamities on both sides of the political divide.
“We are always looking for new ways to engage our viewers by exploring the issues that are most important to them,” said Amy Entelis, EVP for Talent & Content Development, CNN Worldwide. “Colin Quinn’s show is a smart political satire that speaks to what is dividing our country.”
Colin Quinn: Red State Blue State is directed by Bobby Moresco with Tony Hernandez, Brian Stern, Amy Entelis and Lizzie Fox serving as executive producers.