Chelsea Handler to Make Stand-Up Return After Six Years With HBO Max Special
The former host of ‘Chelsea Lately’, whose memoir ‘Life Will Be the Death of Me’ is being developed into a series, last taped her stage event, ‘Uganda Be Kidding Me: Live’, in 2014 for a Netflix release.
- May 22, 2020
AceShowbiz – Comedian and actress Chelsea Handler is set to front her first stand-up special in six years as part of a new HBO Max special.
The event will be her first taped stage event since the release of “Uganda Be Kidding Me: Live” in 2014 on Netflix. The news comes following reports that her memoir “Life Will Be the Death of Me” is being developed into a series at Universal Television.
Handler previously fronted the Netflix release “Hello, Privilege. It’s Me, Chelsea” last year (19) as well as a talk show for the streaming service. She also previously hosted E!’s late night show “Chelsea Lately” for seven years before the run ended in 2014.
The star is the latest comedy veteran to book a special for HBO Max, joining Tracy Morgan, John Early, Rose Matafeo and Ahir Shah.
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