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A Brand New Comedy Series Filmed Entirely In Montreal Is Coming to Netflix Canada

The most diverse comedy special on Netflix.

Netflix has been a great platform for emerging stand-up comedians to truly shine. Many stand-up comics have been propelled into stardom just from one Netflix special.

For example, I had no clue who Ali Wong was before I watched her incredibly hilarious, first-ever Netflix special "Baby Cobra." Soon after its release, Ali Wong became an international sensation, even booking the biggest venue at the 2017 JFL festival. She deserves it.

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TL;DR Netflix Canada is releasing a brand-new comedy series that was filmed entirely in Montreal. Comedians Of The World showcases 47 comedians from 13 regions in 8 languages. It will debut on Netflix Canada January 1st, 2019!

That said, Montreal is home to one of the biggest comedy festivals in the world, the Just For Laughs Festival, which makes Montreal an internationally-regonized hub for comedy.

That's why I was not surprised when I found out this brand-new comedy series coming out on Netflix was filmed entirely in Montreal.

Netflix's Comedians Of The World is a new comedy series coming out January 1st that showcases 47 comedians from 13 regions in 8 languages, Netflix calls it "an unprecedented stand-up comedy experience." It will be the most diverse comedy special on Netflix.

The series will feature comedians from South Africa, the UK, France, and Mexico, and many more. Here is some of the local North American talent you will find on the series.

US:
Neal Brennan
Chris D’Elia
Nicole Byer
Nick Swardson

Quebec:
Louis-José Houde
François Bellefeuille
Katherine Levac
Adib Alkhalidey

Elsewhere in Canada:
Ivan Decker
DeAnne Smith
K. Trevor Wilson
Dave Merheje

Check out the official Netflix trailer below! The series is coming out January 1st; it's the perfect series to watch while nursing that New Year's hangover.

To save it onto your Netflix watch list, click HERE!


 

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