Def Comedy Jam 25 special w/ Chappelle, Kevin Hart & more coming to Netflix
Def Comedy Jam was first launched in 1992 by Russell Simmons on HBO, and 2017 marks the series' 25th anniversary. In celebration, Netflix will be releasing a comedy special showcasing the biggest names in black stand-up comedy, such as Dave Chappelle, Martin Lawrence, Kevin Hart, Katt Williams, Cedric The Entertainer, Tracy Morgan, and many more. Watch the trailer for the special, set to premiere sometime this fall, below.
Meanwhile, Dave Chappelle is currently in the middle of his 16-show run at Radio City Music Hall, and his last show is TONIGHT (8/24), alongside special guests Ali Wong, John Mayer, and a DJ set from Lil Jon. It's highly possible more guests will appear. Tickets are still on sale, if you want to grab any last-minute.