About the TV Show
stand-up comedy stand-up comedian
Def Comedy Jam
First Air Date: March 07, 1992
|First Aired on||:||1992|
|Created By||:||Stan Lathan,Russell Simmons|
|Seasons/Episodes||:||29 episodes in 11 Seasons|
Def Comedy Jam is a HBO television series produced by Russell Simmons. The series had its original run from July 1, 1992 to January 1, 1997. The show returned on HBO's fall lineup in 2006. Def Comedy Jam helped to launch the careers of several African-American stand-up comedians.