Netflix will bring comedy to Los Angeles for an 11-day festival in 2022, as the streamer announced the lineup for the upcoming Netflix Is A Joke: The Festival. The festival will run from April 28 to May 8 at various locations throughout Los Angeles. Select shows will be recorded and then available to stream on Netflix.
Show highlights will also be on Netflix Is A Joke The SiriusXM channel, as well as its social platforms. The list of artists participating in the event includes: Ali Wong, Amy Poehler, Amy Schumer, Aziz Ansari, Bert Kreischer, Bill Burr, Chelsea Handler, Chris Rock, Conan O’Brien, Cristela Alonzo, Dave Chappelle, David Letterman, Deon Cole, Eddie Izzard, Ellen DeGeneres, Felipe Esparza, Fortune Feimster, Gabriel “Fluffy” Iglesias, Hasan Minhaj and Ronny Chieng, Iliza Schlesinger, Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin, Jerry Seinfeld, John Mulaney, Jonathan Van Ness, Ken Jeong, Kevin Hart, Kevin Smith, Larry David, Margaret Cho, Maya Rudolph and Gretchen Lieberum, Michael McIntyre, Mike Birbiglia, Mike Myers and David O. Russell, Nick Kroll, Nicole Byer, Patton Oswalt, Pete Davidson, Pete Holmes, Ray Romano, Sandra Bernhard, Seth Rogen, According to Von, Tig Notaro, Tim Robinson, Tina Fey, and Wanda Sykes, along with many others.
The festival will be produced by Netflix in association with Live Nation. The festival is previously announced in 2020, but then delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. “It’s thrilling that Netflix is hosting a comedy festival of this magnitude in Los Angeles,” Robbie Praw (Director, Stand-up and Comedy Formats, Netflix). “We were disappointed to postpone the event last spring, and our cast of comedians can’t wait to bring much-needed laughs to audiences in LA and around the world on Netflix. Netflix Is A Joke Festival will give comedy fans the chance to see the greats and discover new voices in one of the greatest cities in the world.”
Tickets for all events will go on sale to the public on Friday, December 10 on Netflix Is A Joke Website. Check out posters for the event below.
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