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Bill Cosby Directed by Robert Townsend Coming to Netflix

Photo of Tambay A. Obenson By Tambay A. Obenson | Shadow and Act August 14, 2014 at 5:42PM

Taped at the SF Jazz Center in San Francisco on Cosby's 77th birthday, and directed by Robert Townsend, the concert will premiere only on Netflix at 12:01 am Pacific on Friday, November 28.
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Bill Cosby

Netflix announced 4 new exclusive comedy specials to its upcoming roster of original comedies.

One of them will star Bill Cosby. He'll be joined by Jim Jefferies, Bill Burr, and Chelsea Peretti.

In Bill Cosby's latest special, “titled "Bill Cosby 77,"” he brings his singular point of view and comedy to his favorite topics: relationships, marriage and children. Taped at the SF Jazz Center in San Francisco on Cosby's 77th birthday, and directed by Robert Townsend, the concert will premiere only on Netflix at 12:01 am Pacific on Friday, November 28.

"“Jim Jefferies, Chelsea Handler, Bill Cosby, Bill Burr and Chelsea Peretti are some of the funniest comedians of our time who will have our viewers in stitches,”" said Lisa Nishimura, vice president of original documentary and comedy programming at Netflix. “"We are thrilled to bring this diverse slate of talent and their unique, multi-faceted and hilarious points of view exclusively to our members around the world.”"

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