Anniversarys are the hit thing to remember, especially the ones that end in multiples of five. Soon, one of the most influential comedy shows will be brought back into the light. Def Comedy Jam will be celebrating 25 years with a new special on Netflix of all places.
The once HBO series will have a Netflix special called Def Comedy Jam 25 comes this fall. Featured comics include Dave Chappelle, Kevin Hart, D.L. Highley, Cedric the Entertainer, JB Smoove, Tiffany Haddish, and Tracy Morgan among others. 25 will "[celebrate] the impact and legacy of the long-running comedy series with surprise guests, tributes and performances in a can’t-miss evening of unbelievably funny and raw moments." Check out the trailer below.
This comes after HBO ordered the All Def Comedy Series from Russell Simmons which is set to be taped September 7th at Avalon Theater in Los Angeles. That special is coming in December.