Television, What to Watch
Aug 9, 2019

Leslie Jones to Headline Comedy Special with Netflix!

Comedienne and actress Leslie Jones will bring her exuberant energy and cutting comedy to Netflix members around the world with a new hour-long standup special.

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Leslie Jones’ hour long special is still in its early development stages. It is however, set to air globally in 2020. Leslie Jones has completed her 5th season on Saturday Night Live – her work on the long standing sketch show has garnered her 3 Emmy nominations and inclusion on the Time 100 list. Leslie has covered the most recent summer and winter Olympics for NBC and was the host of The 2017 BET Awards.  You can catch her next, voicing the brassy villainess character, Zeta, in Angry Birds 2, out worldwide on August 16th. 

In the meantime, we’ll be keeping an eye out for Leslie’s comedy special’s release date. Who else is excited?