The flames are still burning hot for the ultimate "Roastmaster General," as Comedy Central has renewed the weekly topical series, The Burn with Jeff Ross for a Season 2, it was announced today by Kent Alterman, Head of Original Programming and Production, Comedy Central.

The Burn with Jeff Ross is executive produced by Jeffrey Ross, Mike Gibbons, Chris McGuire and Tagline Television's Willie Mercer and Amy Zvi.

Six new episodes are set to premiere on January 8, 2013.

About The Burn with Jeff Ross Season 2, Kent Alterman stated the following.

"The world is definitely a better place for having Jeff roast it on a weekly basis."

Jeffrey Ross had this to say about the show's return.

"I'm delighted to be off the road for a while and back to work on The Burn. I consider it my personal mission to roast the world's big shots, bullies, and big mouths every single week. The network only had two demands: that I cut down my cursing by ten percent and my hair by eighty percent."