ASPiRE TV executives, industry tastemakers and Atlanta’s elite gathered together for the exclusive buzz party to celebrate the premiere of their new sketch comedy show, “Comic Edge.” Attendees had the opportunity to engage in an intimate session on the terrace of Topgolf Atlanta Midtown (1600 Ellsworth Industrial Blvd NW, Atlanta, GA 30318) as Host Robert Powell (Shaq All Star Comedy Jam) and cast mates Sydney Castillo (Fifty Shades of Black), Trey Moe (American Dirtbags) and Donnivin Jordan (“Laff Mobb’s We Got Next”) participated in Q&A. As the night continued, guests went on to socialize over complimentary food and drinks while also enjoying several rounds of golf in reserved bays.


Cast of “Comic Edge” Trey Moe, Donnivin Jordan, Sydney Castillo and Robert Powell

The cast discussed what viewers can expect from “Comic Edge” and explained how it will provide non-stop laughter on real-life topics through sketch comedy, stand-up, and improv. The show is set apart by its intention of bringing change through comedy. The sketches of the show bring urban culture to life through a comedic lens and will bring humor to everything from politics to dating and pop culture. “We are excited about this edgy and entertaining new series that will introduce ASPiRE viewers to fresh faces and new voices of up and coming comedians,” said Melissa Ingram, vice president, channel operations and business affairs, ASPiRE. “The vision for the network is to provide a platform for emerging and next generation talent.”

Actress Lisa Arrindell Anderson was in attendance

Actress Lisa Arrindell Anderson was in attendance

"Match Made in Heaven" bachelor Stevie Baggs Jr.

“Match Made in Heaven” bachelor Stevie Baggs Jr.

"Selling it in the Atl" star Gwen Boyd Moss

“Selling it in the Atl” star Gwen Boyd Moss

“Comic Edge” is executive produced by Robert Powell, Daniel Paul (“Laff Mobb’s We Got Next”) and Arthur Spivak (“Mad About You,” “Laff Mobb’s We Got Next”). ASPiRE has ordered eight half-hour episodes of the series. It will provide non-stop laughter on real-life topics through sketch comedy, stand-up, and improv. The series is set to premiere on Thursday, May 26 at 10 p.m. EST.

Connect with the cast

Robert Powell

Twitter: @RobertPowell13 Facebook: Robert Powell Instagram: @RobertPowell13 Youtube: RobertPowellComedy

Trey Moe

Twitter: @TreyMoeShow Facebook: Trey Moe Instagram: @treymoeshow Youtube: TreyMoeShow

Donnivin Jordan

Twitter: @DonnivinJordan Facebook: Donnivin Jordan Instagram: @donnivinjordan Youtube: DonnivinJordan

Sydney Castillo

Twitter: @sydneyisfunny Facebook: Sydney Castillo Instagram: @sydneyisfunny Youtube: SydneyCastillo