Netflix signs Tiffany Haddish for a stand-up special Over the last few years Netflix has become a leading player in stand-up comedy, and now it’s announced that next year Tiffany Haddish will record an hour-long special for the service. Her profile exploded with the hit movie Girls Trip plus aRead More →

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Paul Rudd will play dual roles in a new Netflix comedy series, Today, Netflix announced a new eight-episode comedy series called Living with Yourself. Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris, best known for Little Miss Sunshine, will direct and serve as executive producers, while Timothy Greenberg from The Daily Show… ,Read More →

Apple lines up new comedy from ‘It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia’ duo , Apple has signed on It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia duo Rob McElhenney and Charlie Day for a straight-to-series comedy, according to a Variety report. , Continue reading . . . , , https://www.engadget.com/rss.xml, Engadget RSS Feed, EngadgetRead More →

Netflix original ‘BoJack Horseman’ is coming to Comedy Central , There have been whispers as early as January that BoJack Horseman could arrive on cable TV — and after six months, it turns out the syndication rumors were true. Comedy Central has secured the television rights to all five seasonsRead More →

Netflix is bringing its stand-up comedy to SiriusXM radio, SiriusXM is adding another comedy channel to its satellite radio lineup: Netflix. Starting next January, the streaming service’s radio station will play stand-up 24 hours a day, according to Variety. “Netflix is a Joke,” the channel’s working name, w… , ContinueRead More →

Netflix tours the world with 47 comedy specials, With recent and upcoming specials from Dave Chapelle, Ellen Degeneres, Patton Oswalt and others, Netflix has discovered that nothing is as binge-able as standup comedy. It’s now taking that philosophy farther and wider with 47 half-hour episodes feat… , Continue reading .Read More →

Netflix lands political comedy with Jennifer Aniston and Tig Notaro, , Netflix is continuing its recent string of big comedy coups. The service has acquired First Ladies, a political comedy starring Jennifer Aniston and comedienne Tig Notaro. The movie (penned by Notaro and wife Stephanie Allynne) will chronicle the e…Read More →

Lucy Liu and Taye Diggs fall in love in Netflix’s ‘Set It Up’, , Two months ago, Twitter power user Chrissy Teigen asked her followers for romantic comedy recommendations. “Where are all the romcoms?” she queried. Now, Netflix has responded to Teigen with a trailer for Set It Up, aRead More →

RuPaul will take the drag show on the road in new Netflix series, , Netflix just snagged itself a new comedy series starring RuPaul. AJ and the Queen centers on a drag queen named Ruby Red (RuPaul) who travels across the country in an old RV performing in different clubsRead More →

What’s on TV: ‘Black Panther,’ ‘Battlebots’ and ‘Warmind’ , , This week Netflix premieres new comedy specials from Hari Kondabolu and Ali Wong, while Joel McHale wraps up the first season of his weekly streaming show. The NBA and NHL playoffs continue to grind on, while Battlebots returns for aRead More →

Elon Musk’s next project might be… a candy company? , , No, Elon Musk isn’t done envisioning strange new ventures just yet. Hot on the heels of his cyborg dragon, a comedy project and the Boring Company’s flamethrower, the serial entrepreneur has declared that he’s starting a candy company. We’veRead More →

John Cena’s animated comedy arrives on YouTube Red May 30th, , YouTube Red’s upcoming animated series Dallas & Robo is set to premiere on May 30th and it stars Kat Dennings (2 Broke Girls) and pro wrestler — now actor — John Cena. Dallas, played by Dennings, is a spaceRead More →

Facebook’s new dark comedy show will star Catherine Zeta-Jones , , Facebook might be busy winning the augmented reality war and dealing with the trail of destruction the Cambridge Analytica scandal left in its wake, but it hasn’t forgotten its original programming efforts. As part of its continued push toRead More →

Netflix taps Gabriel Iglesias for comedy series and stand-up specials, , Netflix has ordered multiple projects from comedian Gabriel Iglesias, according to Variety. The first is a multi-cam series called Mr. Iglesias, in which Iglesias will play a high school teacher at his alma mater. The first season will consistRead More →

Chris Rock signed a deal with Netflix in 2016, agreeing to two comedy specials for a reported sum of $40 million. Well the wait for Rock’s comedy special return is finally over as Netflix has announced that the first of those two specials will air on… Go to Source Author:Read More →