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Chris Rock: Selective Outrage

‘Chris Rock: Selective Outrage’ Scores in U.S. Streaming Rankings

Chris Rock’s live stand-up special on Netflix didn’t break through in the streamer’s global rankings, but it definitely caught on with U.S. viewers. In the nine days after its March 4 release, Chris Rock: Selective Outrage racked up almost 1.22 billion minutes of viewing, including 798 million for the week of March 6-12. The 1.22 […]

Chris Rock’s Flubbed Will Smith Joke Edited Out of ‘Selective Outrage’ Special

A joke about Will Smith featured in Chris Rock: Selective Outrage has been edited out after Rock flubbed it at his live show. During a run of jokes about the Oscar-winning actor and his wife, Jada Pinkett Smith, toward the end of Rock’s March 4 show — the streamer’s first-ever live, global streaming event — the comedian […]

‘Chris Rock: Selective Outrage’ Makes Netflix’s U.S. (But Not Global) Top 10

Netflix’s first live stand-up special, starring Chris Rock, pulled in enough viewers to make the streamer’s top 10 shows in the United States last week. It could not, however, break into the worldwide rankings. The latter result was expected within Netflix, given that Chris Rock: Selective Outrage — the platform’s first foray into live programming — was […]

‘Chris Rock: Selective Outrage’ Review: Despite Scathing Will Smith Material, Live Netflix Special Feels Conspicuously Canned

The comic addressed Will Smith and wokeness in his new comedy special, which aired live with a pre-show and post-show.