Dave Chappelle, Amy Schumer, Seinfeld, Ali Wong & More for Netflix is a Joke Giant 2022 Comedy Fest
Dave Chappelle will be back in business with Netflix next year for a huge comedy festival with many A-list comics.
Delayed from its 2020 debut because of the pandemic, the Netflix Is A Joke festival will take over 25 of Los Angeles’ biggest venues with some of the biggest names in comedy from April 29 to May 8, 2022.
The partially to-be filmed festival also features Amy Schumer, Tina Fey, Wanda Sykes, Jerry Seinfeld, David Letterman, Chris Rock, Ali Wong, Hasan Minhaj and Ronny Chieng.
Gabriel Iglesias will be the first comic to headline Dodgers Stadium.
The star-packed event will also include Grace and Frankie’s Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin, Pete Davidson, Ray Romano, Seth Rogen, Tig Notaro, Kevin Hart, Ken Jeong, Amy Poehler, Aziz Ansari, Bill Burr, Iliza Shlesinger, Chelsea Handler, Chris Rock, Conan O’Brien, Deon Cole, Eddie Izzard, and Ellen DeGeneres.
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A number of the shows will be filmed to be shown on Netflix at a later date.
Presales for the “Coachella of Comedy” start now and tickets for Netflix Is A Joke 2022 go on sale on December 10.
“We were so disappointed to postpone t
he event last spring and our line-up of comedians can’t wait to bring much needed laughs to audiences
in LA and around the world on Netflix,”
said Netflix Stand-up and Comedy Formats director Robbie Praw.
“Netflix Is A Joke Festival is going to give comedy fans the opportunity to see the greats and discover new voices in one of the greatest cities in the world.”
Hannah Gadsby is noticeably absent from the performers list. The cast of Schitt’s Creek are also not included as part of the event.
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Gadsby does have April 28 to 30 off. She will be performing in DTLA on June 17 as part of the Body of Work tour.