What is The Great American Joke Off (TV) About?
The Great American Joke Off is an American comedy series that presents a fresh take on panel game shows through the lens of stand-up comedy. Hosted by Dulcé Sloan, the program debuted on The CW network and features a format where comedic talent is put to the test in a series of competitive joke-telling rounds. Each episode pits two teams, comprising three stand-up comedians each, against one another in an array of challenges that revolve around crafting rapid-fire jokes, creative pun-making, and witty comebacks. With rounds ranging from riffing on specific topics provided by the host to improvising humor using audience members' text messages, the show celebrates the versatility and ingenuity inherent in creating laughter. Dulcé Sloan, serving as the arbiter of humor, determines the winners of each round based on her personal amusement, culminating in an overall winning team at the episode's conclusion. The Great American Joke Off positions itself as a dynamic and laugh-packed series, inviting both comedians and audiences to indulge in the timeless joy of joke-telling.
The first episode of The Great American Joke Off aired on March 31, 2023 and the most recent episode to air was on June 23, 2023.