BEVERLY HILLS, CA - NOVEMBER 13: Comedian Norm MacDonald performs on stage at the Saban Community Clinic's 50th Anniversary Dinner Gala at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on November 13, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Greg Doherty/Getty Images Comedian Norm Macdonald’s final hour of standup comedy, recorded secretly at his home before he died, is coming to Netflix.Netflix announced the special, "Norm Macdonald: Nothing Special" in a press release Thursday.
Macdonald originally planned to film the special in front of a live audience, but COVID-19 had other plans."In the summer of 2020, venues were shut down due to the pandemic, but Norm wanted to record the comedy special that he had worked so hard to prepare," the release reads. "He performed it alone in his living room.
Being Norm, he didit in one take."Macdonald, best known as an iconic cast member of "Saturday Night Live" in the ‘90s, died in September after a private battle with cancer.