"It has been 15 years since I did a stand-up special. 15 years," DeGeneres said in a statement provided through Netflix. "And I'm writing it now, I can't wait. I'll keep you posted when and where I'm gonna shoot my Netflix special. I'm excited to do it; I'm excited for you to see it."
DeGeneres joins other comedians including Chris Rock, Louis CK, Dave Chappelle and Amy Schumer to have a stand-up special on the streaming platform.
Shares of Netflix were higher nearly 4% during afternoon trading on Thursday.
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