Comedy Central Names Performers for Autism Benefit

Cable TV favorites Jon Hamm, Amy Schumer, Larry David and John Oliver are among the first group of announced comics who will perform during Comedy Central's "Night of Too Many Stars: America Comes Together for Autism Programs."

Jon Stewart will host the event, which his company Busboy Productions is producing. Also slated to appear are Bill Burr, Louis C.K., Paul Rudd, Martin Short and Larry Wilmore, More talent announcements will be forthcoming, the network said.

The "Night of Too Many Stars" special will tape at New York's Beacon Theatre on Feb. 28 and will premiere on Comedy Central on Sunday, March 8, at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT.