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Netflix is bringing Ellen DeGeneres back to standup

Netflix is bringing Ellen DeGeneres back to standup

Variety reports that the company is working with Ellen DeGeneres for a standup special. The new special will mark her first since 2000, when she appeared in "Ellen DeGeneres: The Beginning" for HBO.

DeGeneres is the lastest big name in comedy signed to a comedy special after a long break.

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The additional income has added to a domestic total of $301.8 million, and $732.6 million worldwide. So far, Beauty and the Beast has earned $1.22 billion worldwide.

Netflix did not immediately respond to request for confirmation and details about the potential special have not yet been released.

"It has been 15 years since I did a stand-up special".

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Tillerson said Trump's speech was directed not just to the leaders of Muslim nations, but also to Muslim-Americans of faith. An arms race seems to be in the offing if countries like Iran decide to match the aggressive manoeuvrings of Saudi Arabia.

One of the first groups to learn about the deal was DeGeneres' 68.7 million Twitter followers, who were notified of the agreement when the comedian tweeted a response to a question posed by Netflix. "I'm excited to do it; I'm excited for you to see it". "15 years", DeGeneres said in a statement provided through Netflix. The others are Chris Rock, Dave Chappelle and Jerry Seinfeld.

Also in the works for DeGeneres is a six-episode NBC show based on games featured on her show.

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Wittman also criticized the administration's proposal to cut retirement benefits for people who worked for the federal government. President Trump's plan proposes the elimination of the deficit in a decade while protecting Social Security and Medicare .

In addition to her daytime show, DeGeneres has also hosted the Oscars, Emmys and Grammys in recent years and was also awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2016.


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