Bill Cosby to Headline New York Comedy Festival

Bill Cosby to return to TV in NBC family comedy.

The New York Comedy Festival has finalized its lineup for this year, and Bill Cosby is at the helm.

Mr. Cosby will be bringing the funny at the historic Carnegie Hall during the five-day event, which runs from Nov. 5-9.

“I would like to thank the New York Comedy Festival for bringing me to the great Carnegie Hall. Believe me, I have practiced,” he said in a press release.

The annual festival features more than 200 comics in more than 60 shows and includes an array of panel discussions.

Tickets go on sale to the general public Aug. 11.