G4 To Offer Comedy Series Web Soup

    May 12, 2009

Cable network G4 has announced it will air a spin-off of E!’s pop culture roundup, "The Soup" that will be focused on humorous online videos.

The new series entitled "Web Soup" will be hosted by comedian Chris Hardwick (Attack of the Show).

Chris Hardwick

Each episode of  "Web Soup" is broken up into themed segments, including "The Daily Upload," "This Week in Fail," and "Things You Can’t Un-See."

"G4 viewers are web-obsessed and this show brings the Internet to television in a way that’s edgy and fun," said Neal Tiles, President, G4

"Not only can Chris Hardwick dole out hilarious off-the-cuff commentary, he also possesses a deep knowledge of digital culture, which makes him the ideal host for ‘Web Soup.’  We are excited to put G4’s spin on this popular franchise."

"Web Soup" will air Sundays at 9 p.m. ET/PT starting June 7. The creators of  "The Soup" are also behind "Web Soup."