For the 1st time in Netflix’s history, a stand-up comedian will release two separate comedy specials simultaneously—one in English and a single in Spanish.
On September 1, comedian Felipe Esparza’s humor requires center stage with Felipe Esparza: Negative Choices and Felipe Esparza: Malas Decisiones. Each comedy specials had been filmed in Santa Ana, California, and function Esparza speaking about almost everything from his like for his rescue dog to how he helped his son with bullies at college.
“I wanted to bring the stand-up style of American comedy to Spanish-speaking people today,” Esparza, 44, inform us. “A lot of my fans’ parents hear my jokes from their youngsters. They translate them, but they shed their funniness in the translation. So, I decided to do [a comedy special] in Spanish. I was pleased about that.”
Along with jokes about his present life, Esparza, who was born in Sinaloa, Mexico, also gets critical when he dives deep into his private previous to speak about the physical abuse that took spot inside his house as a youngster. It is all for laughs, also, but there are some uncomfortable moments that Esparza tries to clarify by means of his exclusive brand of self-deprecating humor.
“At the starting, I was holding back tears attempting to say these jokes,” Esparza admits. “My mom hears the jokes and she says, ‘It in no way occurred that way,’ and she laughs.”
Late final year, Remezcla advised seven Latino stand-up comedy specials for viewers to love on Netflix. Though most of these specials are nevertheless streaming on the platform, right here are a handful of additional you should really queue up just after Esparza’s: