This Week on Twitter - Apr. 29

On most Mondays, we post "This week on Twitter" to alert you to key things happening in the coming week. Whether it's a live chat with the cast of your favorite TV show, a Q&A with a political candidate or a pro sports team Tweepstakes, keep current about can't-miss moments on Twitter in the week ahead. - Ed.

Monday, Apr. 29-May 3; 5:00 p.m. ET / 2:00 p.m. PT
This week kicks off #ComedyFest from Comedy Central (@ComedyCentral). Mel Brooks (@MelBrooks) and Carl Reiner (@CarlReiner) will answer questions in an “in-Tweet” Livestream event hosted by Judd Apatow (@JuddApatow). Fans should follow @ComedyCentral and @MelBrooks (who will be posting his first Tweet on Monday) for more information. The rest of the festival will celebrate comedy, comedians and everyone who likes to laugh.

Monday, Apr. 29; 10:00 p.m. ET / PT
Viewers of NBC’s Revolution (@NBCRevolution) should tune-in to Twitter during this Monday’s episode to catch live-tweeting action. Follow director Jon Cassar (@JonCassar) and writer/producer David Rambo (@Rambopolitan) for their thoughts on the episode.

Monday, Apr. 29; 12:35 a.m. ET / PT
Retta (@unfoRETTAble) will live-tweet her appearance on NBC’s Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (@LateNightJimmy). She’ll be performing a stand-up set and promoting the finale of Parks & Recreation (@ParksAndRecNBC). Fans should keep an eye out for behind-the-scenes Tweets throughout the day!

Wednesday, May 1; 9:00 p.m. ET / PT
The Office (@TheOfficeNBC) viewers can vote for Dunder-Mifflin’s most valuable employee this week by using the hashtag #DunderMifflinMVE. To see who won, check @TheOfficeNBC on Monday, May 13.

Wednesday, May 1-4; check local listings
It’s #Derby week! Catch all of the behind-the-scenes action by following NBC Sports Network (@NBCSN). Fans will find everything from backstage photos, to celeb Tweets and Tweets from the horses themselves (yes, they have their own accounts). For the latest fashion trends (specifically hats) #Derby fashionistas should follow along using the hashtag #DebryHats.

Check back next week for more!

Posted by Alexandra Valasek (@AlzValz)