Today, EPIX announced that a new Patton Oswalt special will be coming to the network next year. Patton Oswalt: Tragedy Plus Comedy Equals Time will world premiere on Friday, January 17th at 10pm ET. The special, directed by Bobcat Goldthwait, finds the two time Grammy nominee take on topics including frozen food and the future of America. It was filmed at San Diego’s Spreckels Theater. His last two albums, 2011’s Finest Hour, and 2009’s My Weakness is Strong were both nominated for Grammy awards.
The special was produced by Comedy Central, which will give the show it’s basic cable premiere in April of 2014.