New details about the launch of HBO Max adds even more stand up comedy to its pre-launch roster. Tuesday, executives from HBO Max announced that the platform will be producing original stand up comedy hours with Tracy Morgan’s star power leading off the list. John Early, a powerhouse in all forms of comedy performance is next on the announce. Rose Matafeo and Ahir Shah round out the list.
With (near) death comes (mandated by the network) rebirth, which is exactly what Zach Galifianakis has to deal with in Netflix’s upcoming Between Two Ferns: The Movie, thanks to his pal Matthew McConaughey almost ruining their very serious, very consequential interview by drowning via sprinkler system.