Netflix Presents “Def Comedy Jam 25”

Back in 1992, there was no Instagram or Twitter when “Def Comedy Jam” premiered on HBO. There was only one way that stand-up comedians could garner the audience they wanted beyond the club tours, and that was to get a shot on TV.

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Shonda Rhimes Signs Major Deal With Netflix, Leaving Behind ABC

“Shondaland’s move to Netflix is the result of a shared plan Ted Sarandos and I built based on my vision for myself as a storyteller and for the evolution of my company,” NBC reports Rhimes said in a statement. “Ted provides a clear, fearless space for creators at Netflix.”

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Dave Chappelle’s Netflix Special Reminds Us Why We Need Him Back

Is Dave Chappelle back like he never left? According to social media, he is! Chappelle’s stand-up specials premiered at midnight on Netflix and social media went absolutely CRAZY! The specials come after a 10-year hiatus after famously walking away from a lucrative $50M deal.

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How Did Dave Chappelle Celebrate His Return to Stand-Up?

Kanye West, Tyler the Creator, Don Cheadle, Kendall and Kaitlyn Jenner were in attendance to support the comedian. And to top it off, a surprise performance by the legendary Stevie Wonder.

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