Latest in Azizansari

Image credit:

Aziz Ansari is getting his own Netflix comedy series

9 Shares
Share
Tweet
Share
Save

Sponsored Links

Netflix must have liked the response to Aziz Ansari's latest stand-up special, as it's about to give the comedian a lot more screen time. Deadline understands that the streaming service has ordered a 10-episode series co-created by Ansari and Parks and Recreation executive producer Andy Yang. It's not clear what the plot of the show will be (there's hints of a semi-autobiographic theme), but it'll be co-produced by some of Ansari's Parks and Recreation pals and include guests like Homeland's Claire Danes. One thing's for sure: between this and revivals like Fuller House and Wet Hot American Summer, Netflix is betting heavily on funny fare to keep you as a subscriber.

[Image credit: Donald Traill/Invision/AP]

From around the web

Page 1Page 1ear iconeye iconFill 23text filevr