The “Netflix Is A Joke Radio” channel will air exclusively on SiriusXM from April 15th
NEW YORK, April 10, 2019 / PRNewswire / – Today SiriusXM and Netflix announced the launch of Netflix Is A Joke Radio, a full-time comedy channel that airs exclusively on SiriusXM ch. 93. This is the first time the streaming company has worked in unison with another major subscription media company to create a new outlet for their content. The channel, which will feature top Netflix talent, including Adam sandler, Aziz Ansari, Bill burr, Chris rock, Dave chappelle, Ellen degeneres, Gabriel Iglesias, Jerry Seinfeld, John mulaney, Ken jeong, Ricky gervais, Sarah silverman, Sebastien Maniscalco, Trevor Noah, Wanda sykes, and more, starts the April 15, 2019 on SiriusXM.
âNetflix Is A Joke Radio on SiriusXM will be an audio extension of our award-winning stand-up comedy on Netflix,â said Netflix’s Content Director. Ted sarandos. “We’re thrilled to present some of the world’s greatest and funniest artists with highlights from Netflix shows as well as original programming that further celebrates the art of comedy, and we’re thrilled to do so in partnership. with SiriusXM. “
“SiriusXM is thrilled to become the audio home of Netflix’s hit comedy lineup,” said Scott Greenstein, President and Chief Content Officer, SiriusXM. âNetflix has established itself as the unmatched video source for stand-up, attracting the biggest names in the industry as well as newcomers, and we look forward to providing SiriusXM subscribers with access to their star library, from new specials, and original shows. “
âI saw the power of Netflix on their service for my own special, Stay hungry, and now with their own SiriusXM channel, it opens up a whole new audience and it’s a great way to digest comedy on the go, âthe comedian said. Sebastien Maniscalco.
In addition to showcasing the best comedies from Netflix’s vast collection of established and emerging artists, segments of future stand-up specials will debut on Netflix Is A Joke Radio, giving SiriusXM subscribers the chance to hear top new comic book content before anyone else. other. The channel will also broadcast clips of Netflix’s comedy talk shows and other comedy content from the service.
The exclusive channel plans to present an original daily show, featuring famous guests and comedians discussing pop culture and hot topics of the day. The program will be recorded from SiriusXM’s new studios at Los Angeles.
Comedy fans can get a taste of what’s to come on Netflix Is A Joke Radio by watching the official trailer here.
New channel with Netflix launches as SiriusXM continues to expand its comedy programming, which already includes Kevin Hart’s Laugh Out Loud Radio Channel, for which Hart hosts a regular show, as well as a regular series with Ricky gervais. In addition to the original programs hosted by Larry the cable guy, Jeff Foxworthy, Jim norton & Sam roberts, Sebastien Maniscalco, and Nikki glaser, to name a few, SiriusXM also produces audio documentaries about groundbreaking comedians such as Robin williams, Richard pryor, Georges carlin, and Garry Shandling.
SiriusXM subscribers with streaming access can listen to over 200 SiriusXM channels – including Netflix Is A Joke Radio – at home on a variety of connected devices, including smart TVs, Amazon Alexa devices, Apple TV, Sony PlayStation, Roku, Sonos speakers and more. Visit www.SiriusXM.com/AtHome to learn more.
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