Netflix has announced they’re going to release 47 half-hour comedy specials all on the same day in 2019.
The streaming giant will partner with Montreal's 'Just For Laughs' comedy festival, as well as events in Brazil, India, Germany and the Netherlands to film the stand-up specials.
.@Netflix is bringing the comedy festival experience to your living room! These stellar comedians from around the globe will be recording specials at #JFLMTL, set to premiere in 2019 on Netflix! Use your pass to see them in person. https://t.co/BmyJcI6AS0 pic.twitter.com/Fy7IlVNI3v— Just For Laughs (@justforlaughs) July 10, 2018
The comedians span over 13 regions with some already sharing their excitement with the news.
I am VERY EXCITED to be able to announce I’ll be filming a half hour Netflix special @justforlaughs this year. You can come to the taping! Lots of legends doing it as well. Wowowowowow. https://t.co/ocl72tGKD3— Mae Martin (@TheMaeMartin) July 10, 2018
Recording one of these at Just for Laughs later this year. If you know anyone in Montreal - send them down and instruct them to laugh. https://t.co/hJDbYMYWyY— Nish Kumar (@MrNishKumar) July 11, 2018
Looks like it’s gonna be a barrel of laughs for those who use the streaming service.