Chris Rock is coming reside to a display close to you.
Netflix introduced Thursday that the legendary comic will make historical past because the headliner of the streaming large’s first-ever reside, world streaming occasion.
“Chris Rock is one of the most iconic and important comedic voices of our generation,” Robbie Praw, Netflix’s vice chairman of stand-up and comedy codecs, stated in an announcement. “We’re thrilled the entire world will be able to experience a live Chris Rock comedy event and be a part of Netflix history. This will be an unforgettable moment and we’re so honored that Chris is carrying this torch.”
It will likely be Rock’s second Netflix stand-up particular. His first, “Chris Rock: Tamborine,’ debuted in February 2018.
Though this will likely be Netflix’s first time streaming one, it’s no stranger to reside comedy occasions.
“Netflix is a Joke: The Festival” happened in spring and featured greater than 330 comedians who carried out 295 reveals throughout greater than 35 venues in Los Angeles, together with the first-ever stand-up present at Dodger Stadium. The occasion bought greater than 260,000 tickets.
Rock has been on the highway along with his Ego Death World Tour and has a collection of comedy tour dates scheduled for venues in California in December with pal and fellow comedian Dave Chappelle.
Rock’s reside Netflix comedy particular is ready to stream in early 2023.