Norm Macdonald Getting His Own Netflix Talk Show

Norm Macdonald seen at KAABOO 2017 at the Del Mar Racetrack and Fairgrounds in San Diego Calif2017 KAABOO Del Mar- Day 2 San Diego USA- 16 Sep 2017

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Canadian Macdonald was the final stand-up act to appear on The Late Show with David Letterman in 2015.

We like to think of Spin as a pro-Norm Macdonald publication, so we're happy to relay some good news today: Norm has ben granted his own Netflix talk show. The series will feature Macdonald, sidekick Adam Eget, and a single celebrity guest each episode. The talk show will, per Netflix, "deliver great and unexpected conversation, jokes and a behind-the-scenes look at Norm's world".




Netflix has ordered 10 episodes of the series, though a release date has not been set just yet.

So, too, have all the Norm MacDonald Live videos, which may mean that a lot more Norm content is also coming to your Netflix recommended list soon. David Letterman serves as location scout. K.P. Anderson and Daniel Kellison are also executive producers. Macdonald will serve as an executive producer and co-showrunner on the project, as will Lori Jo Hoekstra. He is also a veteran of the Roseanne writers room, and wrote on the show's revival, as well. Paste named him #31 on their The 50 Best Stand-up Comics of All Time. Then Netflix announced Letterman would host a talk show for the streaming platform. Members can play, pause and resume watching, all without commercials or commitments.

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