There is no slowing down for Hasan Minhaj.
On Thursday, Netflix ultimately revealed particulars of the comedian’s forthcoming display, “Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj.” It’s slated to premiere on Sunday, Oct. 28. According to the streaming huge, the demonstrate will examine the “modern cultural and political landscape with depth and sincerity.” Every 7 days, Minhaj will glance into the “larger developments shaping our fragmented world” with his “unique comedic voice and storytelling ability.”
“Patriot Act” was originally declared in March, and Netflix has reportedly committed to 32 episodes.
Minhaj is the to start with Indian-American to helm his possess weekly comedy collection.
“I’m thrilled to be becoming a member of the Netflix family members as the place braces for another election season — and like you, I are not able to wait around to obtain out who [Russian President Vladimir] Putin picks this time,” he reported in a statement when the clearly show was initially announced.
The comic rose in recognition just after becoming a member of “The Every day Show” in 2014, as just one of then-host Jon Stewart’s final hires. Various of that program’s previous “correspondents” have long gone on to host their very own shows, like Michelle Wolf at Netflix (“The Break With Michelle Wolf”).
Considering that his “Daily Show” debut, Minhaj has also toured throughout the state with his a person-male present “Homecoming King,” which finally landed at Netflix as a just one-hour unique. He received a Peabody Award for that exclusive.
In 2017, Minhaj hosted the White Dwelling Correspondents’ Affiliation supper. His extensively praised roast of President Donald Trump (who was not in attendance) and the administration launched the comedian further more into the countrywide spotlight.
Minhaj will exit “The Day-to-day Show” in advance of his Netflix collection debut, in accordance to The Hollywood Reporter. He’s also beginning a 16-metropolis North American tour, “Before the Storm,” on Aug. 11.