(AllHipHop News) Chappelle’s The Age of Spin and Deep in the Heart of Texas were big hits.
“The triumphant return of a comedy legend in Dave Chappelle: Collection 1 was our most viewed comedy special ever,” stated the company in a letter to shareholders.
Besides Chappelle’s two specials, Netflix has become a go-to platform for many comedians.
Chris Tucker, Mike Epps, Louis C.K., Chelsea Handler, Aziz Ansari, Gabriel Iglesias, Ali Wong, Demetri Martin, Hannibal Buress, and others. have all premiered stand-up routines on the streaming service.
In its Q1 2017 letter, Netflix also touted the success of other original shows such as A Series of Unfortunate Events, Ultimate Beastmaster, Marvel’s Iron Fist, and 13 Reasons Why.