SONY CRACKLE RELEASES OFFICIAL TRAILER AND KEY ART FOR ORIGINAL COMEDY SERIES ‘ROB RIGGLE’S SKI MASTER ACADEMY’ PREMIERING THURSDAY, AUGUST 23
CULVER CITY, Calif. – July 27, 2018 – Sony Crackle unveiled the official trailer and key art from the upcoming original comedy “Rob Riggle’s Ski Master Academy.” The eight-episode summer series will debut on Thursday, August 23, with a special advance debut on Amazon Fire TV through the Sony Crackle app starting Monday, August 13.
In this Sony Crackle original comedy series, celebrity patriot Rob Riggle, who is mostly known for his legendary ski master movies, has invested all of his money and reputation into an Academy celebrating America’s truest art form…personal watercraft riding. Riggle, his legendary stunt man commandant Dirk Hamsteak (Billy Merritt) and their entire staff of instructors spend a semester defending their beloved Academy at all costs. No matter how many people criticize it… go missing…or die!
“Rob Riggle’s Ski Master Academy” stars Riggle along with a sidesplitting ensemble cast including Dermot Mulroney (“My Best Friend’s Wedding”), Christopher McDonald (“Happy Gilmore”), Noël Wells (“Master of None”), David Arquette (“Amanda & Jack Go Glamping,” “Cleaners”), Jamie-Lynn Sigler (“The Sopranos”), Jamie Chung (“Big Hero 6”), Haley Joel Osment (“Future Man,” “Silicon Valley”), Paul Scheer (“The League”), Richard Anthony “Cheech” Marin (“Up In Smoke”), Britt Baron (“Glow”), Eliza Coupe (“Future Man,” “Scrubs”), Billy Merritt (“Happy Endings”), Dave (Gruber) Allen (“Love”), Alison Rich (“The Goldbergs”), Carl Tart (“Comedy Bang! Bang!”), Samm Levine (“Freaks and Geeks”), Rizwan Manji (“Mr. Robot”) and NFL hall of famer Brian Urlacher.
Riggle, Jonathan Stern, Keith Quinn, Bennett Webber, Chris Pizzi, Tom Lesinski and Jenna Santoianni serve as executive producers. “Rob Riggle’s Ski Master Academy” is produced by Sonar Entertainment(“Mr. Mercedes”) and Abominable Pictures (“Wet Hot American Summer”).
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