Comedy Central is an American cable channel known for stand-up comedy series, originals, late-night programs, and feature films. It is one of the divisions of MTV Entertainment Group operated by ViacomCBS. You can also enjoy short clips, full episodes, trailers, and classic movies. The channel is highly recommended for younger adults between 18-34. The Office, Young Sheldon, and The Big Bang Theory are the most lovable tv shows. You can watch these shows with Comedy Central on Apple TV.

Comedy central app icon

Streaming Services that Supports Comedy Central

Comedy Central is free to download and use. However, it will require a cable/tv provider subscription to get live streaming access. Some of the popular streaming providers are listed as follows.

  • Philo – $25/month
  • Sling TV – $35/month
  • Vidgo – $55/month
  • fuboTV – $64.99/month
  • YouTube TV – $64.99/month
  • DIRECTV Stream – $69.99/month

How to Get Comedy Central on Apple TV

Comedy Central is available on the App Store for free. In addition, it is currently supported on Apple TV with tvOS 13.0 or later. You can browse titles on a stand-up library which includes special shows like Kevin Hart, Amy Schumer, Roy Wood Jr., and Gabriel Iglesias.

Follow these simple instructions to install Comedy Central on your Apple TV.

#1. Turn on Apple TV and connect it to the Internet.

#2. Select the App Store tile using your remote.

Apple tv home screen

#3. Type Comedy Central in the search box and press OK to continue. Select the same from the search result.

search bar on the app store

#4. Click on the Get option to download the app.

#5. After the installation, select Open to launch Comedy Central app.

#6. Note down the code displayed on the screen.

#7. Visit cc.com/activate from any browser and enter the activation code.

#8. Select Continue and proceed to sign in with your tv provider.

Activate comedy central on Apple TV

#9. After a few seconds, the screen will refresh to reload the contents.

Comedy Central is now activated on your Apple TV. You can browse the comedy shows and play them on your tv.

Comedy Central library section

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Alternate Method to Get Comedy Central on Apple TV

AirPlay is a valuable feature available on all iOS devices. It will help you perform screen mirroring from your iOS device to the Apple TV. But make sure your Apple device meets the following requirements to install Comedy Central app.

  • iPhone – iOS 11.2 or above.
  • iPad – iPadOS 11.2 or later.
  • iPod Touch – iOS 11.2 or more.

Here is a quick guide to perform screen mirroring to Apple TV.

#1. Connect your iPhone and Apple TV to the same Wi-Fi network.

#2. Go to the App Store and download Comedy Central app.

#3. After the installation, launch the app.

#4. Open the Control Center and tap the Screen Mirroring option.

Screen mirroring option on iPhone

#5. From the list, select your Apple TV.

#6. Your iOS screen gets mirrored to tvOS.

#7. Enjoy watching Comedy Central TV shows and originals.

The Daily Show with Trevor Noah

Comedy Central Compatible Devices

  • Roku
  • Amazon Fire TV
  • Google Chromecast
  • iOS
  • Android
  • Android TV

Frequently Asked Questions

1) How to watch Comedy Central without cable?

You can use streaming services like Philo, Sling TV, fuboTV, DirecTV Stream, and YouTube TV to watch without cable.

2) How to watch Comedy Central outside the US?

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