Key & Peele is a American sketch-comedy television series that was created and hosted by comedians, Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele, who were both former cast members of the series, MADtv. The series premiered on January 31, 2012 and ended on September 9, 2015 on Comedy Central. The theme song was peformed by theme composer, Reggie Watts.


Key and Peele's original sketch-comedy show examines life in a proactive and inrrevent way through a combination of filmed sketches and live stage segments . Whether it's satrizing the President, spoofing Nazis, or ordering up some soul food, Key and Peele showcases their chemistry, camarade, and unique point of view born from their shared background and experiences growing up biracial in a not quite post-racial world.



Comedy Central announced an untitled sketch comedy series starring Key and Peele. The series was renewed for a second season which premiered on September 26, 2012. The series was renewed for a third season which premiered on September 18, 2013. The series was renewed for a fourth season which premiered on September 24, 2014. It was announced that the series would conclude after it's fifth season which premiered on July 8, 2015 and aired it's 1 hour series finale on September 9, 2015.