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What are HBO specials?

What are HBO specials?

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  • 7 Days in Hell.
  • Amy Schumer: Live from the Apollo.
  • Bill Maher…But I’m Not Wrong.
  • Bill Maher: Live from D.C.
  • Bill Maher: The Decider.
  • Bill Maher: Victory Begins at Home.
  • Billy Crystal 700 Sundays.
  • Who did the first HBO comedy special?

    Chris Rock: Bring the Pain is a television special that premiered on HBO on June 1, 1996, starring comedian Chris Rock. This was Rock’s second special for the network, following 1994’s Big Ass Jokes as part of HBO Comedy Half-Hour.

    Does HBO Max have George Carlin?

    Register for TV News George Carlin’s American Dream, a two-part documentary directed by Judd Apatow (HBO’s “Girls,” “The Zen Diaries of Garry Shandling”) and Michael Bonfiglio (HBO’s “May It Last: A Portrait of the Avett Brothers”), will debut this May on HBO and will be available to stream on HBO Max.

    What to watch on Netflix stand up?

    19 Stand-up Comedy Specials You Haven’t Seen Yet

    • Aziz Ansari – RIGHT NOW (2019)
    • Chris Rock Total Blackout: The Tamborine Extended Cut (2021)
    • Felipe Esparza – Bad Decisions (2020)
    • Hannah Gadsby – Nanette (2018)
    • Hasan Minhaj – Homecoming King (2017)
    • Jerry Seinfeld – Jerry Before Seinfeld (2017)

    What was George Carlin’s first special?

    He did characters. In one example, he sang a song. Today we look at one the first television appearances of George Carlin: Phase Two, and one of the most important standup comedy documents of all-time, George Carlin’s first HBO special.

    Who owns the rights to George Carlin?

    In June 2008, he was named the 11th recipient of The Kennedy Center Mark Twain Prize for American Humor, and he died later that month at the age of 71. The Jackal Group has acquired exclusive rights to produce an official Carlin biopic, which will be produced by its chairman/CEO Gail Berman and president Joe Earley.