Netflix is doling out some additional leisure earlier than and after Chris Rock’s reside comedy particular on Saturday, March 4th. The corporate introduced star-studded pre- and post-shows that includes friends, like Leslie Jones, Amy Schumer, Cedric the Entertainer, Jerry Seinfeld, Kevin Hart, Matthew McConaughey, Paul McCartney, Sarah Silverman, Wanda Sykes, Ice-T, and extra.
The standup particular, titled Selective Outrage, marks the first livestreamed event for the streamer. Whereas Netflix beforehand hosted the reside in-person comedy occasion Netflix is a Joke: The Pageant in spring 2022, this would be the first it streams reside to subscribers.
Earlier than Rock takes the stage at 10PM ET, comic Ronny Chieng will kick issues off at 9:30PM ET from The Comedy Retailer in Los Angeles, whereas David Spade and Dana Carvey will host The Present After the Present, that includes appearances by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, J.B. Smoove, and Arsenio Corridor.
Netflix additionally supplied some key particulars about how the livestream will work. Beginning at 9:20PM ET, you’ll be capable to choose a pink “Watch Stay” button to enter a ready room earlier than the pre-show really begins. If you happen to’re late to the present, you may hit a “Play from the Starting” button to restart or proceed watching reside.
You’ll get to pause, rewind, and bounce to reside throughout the stream. The comedy particular will probably be accessible to rewatch on Netflix as soon as the stream concludes, however the pre- and post-shows won’t, so that you would possibly wish to catch the present reside should you’re fascinated about seeing any of the particular friends.