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Nicole Byer to Star in New Netflix Comedy Special

Netflix recently announced a new comedy special from Emmy-nominated comedian Nicole Byer, making this Byer’s first hour-long comedy special with Netflix. The special will be shot at the Gramercy Theatre in New York on September 5th and will premiere later this year.

Byer currently serves as the twice Emmy nominated host and an executive producer of the hit Netflix series, Nailed It!, which returns for its sixth season on September 15. In 2020 Nicole made history by becoming the first black woman ever to be nominated in the category of “Outstanding Host for A Reality or Competition Program.”

Quote from Nicole Byer: “I’m so fucking excited to do this. I’m so grateful that Netflix is giving me a nice lil platform to have some fun tee hee hee.”

The special is produced by All Things Comedy.

Nicole Byer is an American comedian, actress, television host, podcaster, and author. She is known as the host of the Netflix comedic reality bake-off series Nailed It! (2018–present), for which she received a Primetime Emmy Award nomination. Byer will star on NBC’s upcoming comedy series Grand Crew.

Byer gained recognition for her work in the commentary series Girl Code (2013). Byer later starred in the MTV/Facebook Watch comedy series Loosely Exactly Nicole (2016–2018), which was based on her real life experiences. She made several guest appearances in such comedy series as 30 Rock (2012), Family Guy (2016), Transparent (2016–2017), The Good Place (2019), Brooklyn Nine-Nine (2019–2020), and The Simpsons (2019). She also appeared in films, including Other People (2016), All About Nina (2018), Bad Hair (2020), and Valley Girl (2020).

Byer is the host of the podcast Why Won’t You Date Me?, the Earwolf podcast Best Friends, and the Headgum podcast Newcomers. In 2021, Byer began cohosting Wipeout with John Cena.

About Netflix: Netflix is the world’s leading streaming entertainment service with over 209 million paid memberships in over 190 countries enjoying TV series, documentaries and feature films across a wide variety of genres and languages. Members can watch as much as they want, anytime, anywhere, on any internet-connected screen. Members can play, pause and resume watching, all without commercials or commitments.

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