Sarah Silverman, Whitney Cummings, and Snoop Dogg Join 'Roast Battle II' as Celebrity Judges

Roastmaster General Jeff Ross will host and oversee the comedy tournament, airing Jan. 26-29 on Comedy Central

Snoop Dogg and Jeff Ross at a Comedy Central roast in 2015.Snoop Dogg and Jeff Ross at a Comedy Central roast in 2015.Photo: Getty Images

Sarah Silverman, Whitney Cummings, and Snoop Dogg are just a few of the celebrity judges who will be determining comedians' fates on Jeff Ross's upcoming insult tournament "Roast Battle II: War of the Words," airing Jan. 26 through Jan. 29 on Comedy Central.

They along with Ken Jeong, Anthony Jeselnik, John Mayer, T.J. Miller, Patton Oswalt, and Jason Sudeikis will decide who advances in the 16-comedian tournament, which will film on the Sunset Strip in Los Angeles and have its finale air live on Jan. 29.

Frequent Stern Show guest and Roastmaster General Jeff Ross will host and oversee the tournament, a follow up to Comedy Central's "Roast Battle" which debuted last summer. Comedian Brian Moses will serve as referee.

The comedians battling each other this cycle are Zac Amico, Todd Barry, Matthew Broussard, Frank Castillo, Keith Carey, Scott Chaplain, Joe Dosch, Olivia Grace, Alex Hooper, Leah Kayajanian, Jessica Kirson, Jay Light, Kurt Metzger, Yamaneika Saunders, Evan Willams, and Anna Valenzuela.

"Jeff Ross Presents Roast Battle II: War of the Words" kicks off Jan. 26 at 10 p.m. on Comedy Central.