Netflix announces new comedy specials from Pete Davidson, Amy Schumer, Snoop Dogg and more

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You’ll be breaking a rib laughing with Netflix’s new comedy specials set to arrive soon on the streamer.

Just days after wrapping up the first ever Netflix Is a Joke comedy festival, which reportedly featured more than 300 comedians, the streamer has announced which performances from the festival will be coming to our screens!

For the moment, a total of 10 new comedy specials have been announced and scheduled for release between May 19 and June 23.

Get ready for some giggles and laughs because the specials also include material from stars such as Pete Davidson, Amy Schumer, Snoop Dogg, Jane Fonda, David Letterman, and Joan Rivers, just to name a few. Check out who else will be in the comedy specials below!

When will the new comedy specials be on Netflix?

Some of the incredible shows that were taped at Netflix’s Netflix Is a Joke: The Festival will be available to watch on the streamer, from the dates below:

  • May 19 – The Hall: Honoring the Greats of Stand-Up, an evening to celebrate some of the greatest stand-ups of all time who are no longer with us. John Mulaney honors Robin Williams, Dave Chappelle honors Richard Pryor, Chelsea Handler honors Joan Rivers and Jon Stewart honors George Carlin.
  • June 6 – Bill Burr Presents: Friends Who Kill, a showcase featuring stand-ups curated by Burr.
  • June 7 and 12 – That’s My Time with David Letterman, each of the six episodes spotlights one comedian, including a 5-minute stand-up set and conversation with Letterman.
  • June 9 – Stand Out: An LGBTQ+ Celebration, the largest-ever gathering of LGBTQ+ comics.
  • June 10 – A Tribute to Bob Saget, a celebration of Bob’s life in comedy with his friends and family.
  • June 11 – Amy Schumer’s Parental Advisory, a showcase featuring stand-ups curated by  Schumer.
  • June 13 – Pete Davidson Presents: The Best Friends, a multi-comic special hosted and curated by Davidson.
  • June 14 – Jane Fonda & Lily Tomlin: Ladies Night Live, Lily Tomlin and Jane Fonda introduce an all-female lineup of comedians.
  • June 16 – Snoop Dogg’s F*cn Around Comedy Special, original comedy from Snoop, along with sets from legendary black comedians performing at the festival.
  • June 23 – Best of the Festival, highlights from throughout the 11-day event.

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