Rejoice fans of all things funny, the comedy goods have seen fit to smile upon us. The prodigal son is returning home. Home being, of course, the comedy stage. That’s right, the long awaited return of Dave Chappelle is finally here..
Netflix announced, shortly after Chapelle’s SNL hosting gig, that they were teaming up with the much loved and much missed funny man for three comedy specials.
News: 3 new Dave Chappelle comedy specials, coming soon. pic.twitter.com/OzrDukBPk6
— Netflix US (@netflix) November 21, 2016
Early monday morning Netflix announced the 3 show deal on their Twitter page. No other details were given, like when we might see the first special, but just the news that the specials are actually coming should be enough to get fans excited.
The Netflix specials will mark the first time Dave Chappelle has done a full scale televised comedy show since 2004.