Comedian Katt Williams has a new comedy special premiering on HBO this weekend. Directed by Spike Lee, “Priceless: Afterlife” is his second HBO stand-up special.

Above, Williams talks about the work that went into the special. “For me, everytihng has to be set up right. … This is the most invested I’ve ever been in a project. I think we should come and discuss real issues, what’s happening, what are we talking about, how do we feel, that’s a whole different type of comedy.”

Watch the trailer below. “Katt Williams: Priceless: Afterlife” premieres Saturday, Aug. 16 at 10 p.m. ET/PT on HBO, with rebroadcasts running Aug. 18 (10:45 p.m., 3:20 a.m.), Aug. 26 (9 p.m., 2:40 a.m.), Aug. 31 (11:45 p.m.), Sept. 5 (11 p.m.), Sept. 10 (4:55 a.m.) and Sept. 18 (2:10 a.m.).

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TV critic by way of law school, Andrea Reiher enjoys everything from highbrow drama to clever comedy to the best reality TV has to offer. Her TV heroes include CJ Cregg, Spencer Hastings, Diane Lockhart, Juliet O'Hara and Buffy Summers. TV words to live by: "I'm a slayer, ask me how."