Lil Rel Howery To Headline His First HBO Stand-Up Comedy Special
Photo Credit: LOS ANGELES, CA - AUGUST 15: Lil Rel Howery arrives at the Premiere Of Amazon Studios' "Brittany Runs A Marathon" at Regal LA Live on August 15, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Gregg DeGuire/Getty Images)
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Lil Rel Howery To Headline His First HBO Stand-Up Comedy Special

Lil Rel Howery has turned heads for his roles in movies like Jordan Peele’s Oscar-winning directorial debut Get Out, and television series like Fox’s Rel. 

Now, the Shadow And Act RISING Award recipient, comedian, actor and writer will star in his first HBO special.

“Rel brings such a funny perspective to his storytelling and we’re so happy to be working with him on his first HBO special,” said Nina Rosenstein, executive vice president, HBO Programming in a statement. 

The hour-long presentation was taped in front of a live audience in Los Angeles. It is executive produced by Lil Rel, Jerrod Carmichael, Bo Burnham, Chris Storer, Jeff Tomsic and Avi Gilbert. Carmichael also directs the special.

 

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