‘Almost Live’ comedy stars returning to TV

SEATTLE — Stars from the old “Almost Live!” comedy show are returning to Seattle television in a new show called “The 206.”

KING said the half-hour show of live and recorded sketches will star John Keister and Pat Cashman. They were part of the cast of “Almost Live!” which ran from 1984 to 1999, poking fun at Seattle and its suburbs.

“The 206” will premiere on Jan. 5 immediately following “Saturday Night Live,” and will be repeated the next day at 7:30 p.m. and 11:30 p.m. on KONG.

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