The comic is bringing her newest stand-up particular to the streamer on Dec. 27, Selection has realized completely.
The particular, titled “Revolution,” marks Handler’s return to Netflix, years after she hosted her personal discuss present, “Chelsea,” which turned the streaming service’s first foray into talk-show programming when it debuted in 2016.
“Revolution” will see Handler letting free on her life — together with her selection to stay childless and alone (except for her canines), courting through the pandemic whereas her household invades her residence and her imaginative and prescient for a future the place males don’t put on flip flops.
Handler serves as an govt producer on “Revolution” with Michelle Caputo and Shannon Hartman. Jo Koy directed the stand-up particular. She is at the moment on the street for her “Vaccinated & Sexy Tour,” which wraps Dec. 16. The year-and-a-half lengthy tour may have included 115 exhibits in over 90 cities. The Netflix particular was taped throughout a cease on the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, Tenn., on Jun. 10, 2022.
“Revolution” is Handler’s first stand-up particular since 2020, when she debuted “Evolution” on HBO Max. That was her first stand-up particular in six years. In 2014, Handler’s “Uganda Be Kidding Me: Reside” debuted at Netflix, kicking off her groundbreaking take care of the streamer.
After Handler departed the NBCUniversal-owned E! in 2014, the place she hosted her vastly common present, “Chelsea These days” from 2007 to 2014, she made historical past when she inked a deal at Netflix that same year for a plethora of initiatives, together with the platform’s first-ever discuss present, “Chelsea,” and “Chelsea Does,” a four-part reality-style docuseries the place she explored marriage, racism, Silicon Valley and medicines. In 2019, she govt produced and starred in a documentary on the streamer, “Howdy, Privilege. It’s Me, Chelsea.” Regardless of Handler’s reputation, “Chelsea,” which aired from 2016-2017, was cancelled after two seasons. All through the years, Netflix with its binge mannequin has continued to wrestle to search out success in topical talk-show codecs — however has develop into the trade chief in stand-up comedy, attracting top-tier expertise like Kevin Hart, Ricky Gervais, Dave Chappelle, Martin Brief, Steve Martin, Pete Davidson and Chris Rock, who in 2023 will develop into the primary comic to convey a live special to Netflix.
Handler’s slate is full lately. Apart from her tour, her “Expensive Chelsea” podcast, visitor internet hosting “Jimmy Kimmel Reside” this previous summer season and, in a latest interview with Variety, expressing her want to return to late-night, the comic is internet hosting the Critics Selection Awards in January 2023.
On Monday evening, Handler is about to seem on “Late Evening With Seth Meyers” to speak additional about Netflix’s “Revolution.”
Handler is repped by UTA, Sharon Jackson at Ocean Avenue administration and Mahdi Salehi at Hansen, Jacobson, Teller, Hoberman, Newman, Warren, Richman, Rush & Kaller.