Def Comedy Jam is turning 25, and to commemorate the anniversary, Netflix will be airing a special!
Called Def Comedy Jam 25, it “celebrates the impact and legacy of the long-running comedy series with surprise guests, tributes and performances in a can’t-miss evening of unbelievably funny and raw moments.”
Comedians taking part in the special include: Bill Bellamy, Cedric the Entertainer, Dave Chappelle, Mike Epps, Adele Givens, Eddie Griffin, Tiffany Haddish, Kevin Hart, Steve Harvey, D.L. Hughley, Kid Capri, Martin Lawrence, Tracy Morgan, Craig Robinson, JB Smoove, Sommore, Joe Torry, Sheryl Underwood and Katt Williams.
Stan Lathan, Russell Simmons, Sandy Wernick and Jesse Collins serve as executive producers.
This special comes ahead of a Def Comedy Jam reboot, called All Def Comedy, coming to HBO as a series.
On Sunday, September 10, Netflix celebrated Def Comedy Jam 25 with a special event at the Beverly Hilton. View captures from the event below.
The special hits Netflix on September 26.