Over the next 4 weeks we will be rounding up some of our favourite Netflix Originals stand-up Comedy Specials. Netflix has transitioned from licensing stand-up specials to owning their own massive stand-up library and boy is it huge with 200 titles to chose from.
Tom Segura gives voice to the sordid thoughts you’d never say out loud, with blunt musings on porn, parking lot power struggles, parenthood and more. People call Toms stand up “Disgraceful”, but he prefers “philosophical.”
Wyatt Cenac heads to Brooklyn to share his observations on the borough that’s the backdrop for three sitcoms and a reality show about cheesemongers. Wyatt has a super relaxed style of storytelling you will love.
Wicked one-liners and soul-baring confessions converge in this uniquely intimate stand-up special from “Chappelle’s Show” co-creator Neal Brennan. Brennan’s deconstruction of stand-up has a clever ring to it and he dishes some truths at the same time.
Ali Wong’s stand-up special delves into her sexual adventures, hoarding, the rocky road to pregnancy, and why feminism is terrible. Ali says getting pregnant was hard work and that she just wants to now relax and eat snacks.
For an audience of drummers, comedian Fred Armisen shares and demonstrates his thoughts on musical genres, drummer quirks, regional accents and more. Armisen was once a drummer for indie rock bands before making the move to comedy.