This year marks the 25th anniversary of the legendary stand-up showcase Def Comedy Jam, and the folks behind it are teaming up with Netflix to celebrate the milestone in style. This fall, Netflix will host a 25th anniversary blowout show in honor of the showcase that helped launch the careers of various black comics, from Cedric the Entertainer to Martin Lawrence. While details about the event are slim at this point, we do know which performers will be in attendance.
Featured comics at Def Comedy Jam 25 include Dave Chappelle, Mike Epps, Tracy Morgan, Kevin Hart, Bill Bellamy, Tiffany Haddish, Martin Lawrence, Sheryl Underwood, Cedric the Entertainer, Adele Givens, Craig Robinson, J.B. Smoove, Katt Williams, Eddie Griffin, Kid Capri, Joe Torry, D.L. Hughley, Steve Harvey and Sommore.