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8 Comedians. 15-minute sets. An opportunity to show their wares before the Netflix crowd, in hopes of getting some national exposure, and possibly a bigger Netflix deal. This season is pretty good, and overall better than the two seasons of The Standups (One and Two), although those offered some great acts. Each of the eight …

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In 2017 Netflix produced The Standups, a series of up-and-comers given their own short stand-up specials, a chance to show their wares, without getting a full hour special (like the recent ones of Ricky Gervais and Chris Rock). While some of last season’s had their moments, others were absolute duds. This year follows a similar theme, but …

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Netflix has been pumping out one-hour comedy specials for a few years now (See: Amy Schumer, Hasan Minhaj, Sarah Silverman and Dave Chappelle) and they have now given six up-and-comers a half hour a piece for Season 1 of The Standups. They are not connected to each other, and can be watched out of order, but …

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