Netflix To Add Bill Cosby’s Stand-Up Special To Comedy Series


Camille Augustin / August 14, 2014

Netflix is preparing an all-star roster of comedians for their new special that’ll debut on the streaming company this fall, Variety reports. Names include Bill Burr, Chelsea Peretti, Jim Jefferies, Chelsea Handler, and the legendary Bill Cosby. The longtime actor/activist’s “Bill Cosby 77″ stand-up show will be available on Netflix on Nov. 28 at 12:01 am PST. The Robert Townsend-directed program was filmed at the SF Jazz Center in San Francisco, Calif. on Cosby’s birthday July 12.

Chelsea Handler’s “Uganda Be Kidding Me Live” will have an Oct. 10 rollout, which will come weeks after her final “Chelsea Lately” show on Aug. 26. Photo Credit: Getty Images