Although Breaking Dad, which airs at 11 pm ET, contains no references to Rannazzisi’s fabricated 9/11 story, Comedy Central considered pulling the special from tonight’s line-up after the lies became national news. Buffalo Wild Wings pulled its commercials featuring Rannazzisi.
Earlier in the week, Comedy Central released a statement about The League actor: “We are very disappointed to hear about Steve’s misrepresentations and are currently determining how we will move forward.”
Comedy Central spokesman Steve Albani said the channel would have no comment on the decision.
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