“Studio C” is a popular comedy series known for its clean and family-friendly humor. It features a talented ensemble cast of comedians who perform a variety of sketches, parodies, and recurring characters. The show originally started as a student project at Brigham Young University and gained a significant following, leading to its continuation on BYUtv.
BYUtv has officially confirmed the renewal of the beloved comedy series “Studio C” for its 17th and 18th seasons. The news, announced on June 8, 2023, delighted fans who eagerly await the upcoming fall premiere of Season 17 and the subsequent release of Season 18 in Spring 2024.
The much-anticipated Season 18 will commence with an extraordinary milestone—a special 200th episode (an hour long) promising to be an unforgettable celebration. In a grand reunion, all 18 past and current cast members, including the revered original 10 original participants of the show, will make a comeback.
Studio C Sketches are Amassing Millions of Views on Social Media
“Studio C” has become a viral sensation on YouTube, amassing over two billion views and featuring guest appearances from renowned stars such as Kenan Thompson, Will Forte, and Jon Heder. The sketch comedy series derives its universally loved humor from everyday life, offering comic perspectives on common scenarios and pop culture commentary. Over the years, the show has created memorable characters like Scott Sterling, hosted a sold-out live special in New York City, and showcased a rotating cast of gifted comedians.
Sketches “Robbing a Bank on the Go” and “Captain Hook Gets Offended” have received 9.8 million views and 10.9 million views (part 1 of Captain Hook has 7.7 million views and part 2 has 3.2 million views), respectively on YouTube.
The Cast of Seasons 17 and 18
The cast for Seasons 17 and 18 includes Garet Allen, Jericho Lopez, Carl Foreman, Jason Gray, Kiri Case, Gabby Moore, Dalton Johnson, Aleta Myles, and Tori Pence. Megan Rico, Mallory Everton, and Austin Williams will also make guest appearances in both seasons.
For the special 200th episode in Season 18, cast members who will be seen performing, include,
The celebratory episode will feature trademark parodies and recurring favorites, including an updated version of a popular sketch that involves an elaborate tongue twister. The star of musical series “Show Offs”, Lisa Valentine Clark, will join the other cast members as a guest star along with host Casey Jost.
Makers of Studio C and What they Have to Say About the Show
Studio C has been jointly produced by Kaleidoscope Pictures and BYUtv, with Jake Wagoner as the show-runner.
On speaking about the show, in one of his interviews, Jake Wagoner said,
“Combining what made ‘Studio C’ so popular from the beginning with what has helped it live on to become the series it is today is rewarding to be a part of. Highlights for the upcoming seasons include special Halloween and Christmas-themed episodes and a whole new batch of fresh and funny sketches, physical comedy, celebrity impressions, and musical pieces. In addition, fans can always count on an amazing line-up of side-splitting parodies, including Mario Bros., X-Men, Harry Potter, Indiana Jones, Shark Tank, Bluey, The Little Mermaid, Star Wars, and Stranger Things.”Jake Wagoner
Head of Content at BYUtv, Andra Johnson Duke, said, “Studio C remains a fan-favorite series for the whole family more than a decade after its original premiere. Across both the upcoming seasons, nostalgic fans and newcomers alike will enjoy laugh-out-loud spins on the latest pop culture from the hilarious current cast as well as frequent guest appearances from beloved former members of the ‘Studio C’ family. The return of the entire original cast for the 200th episode honors the journey of this enduring series.”
Where to Watch Studio C?
BYUtv continues to make its content readily accessible to viewers, and “Studio C” is no exception. Fans can enjoy free streaming of every aired episode via the BYUtv app and BYUtv.org. Sketches will also be made available for the audience through various social media platforms.