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Hannah Gadsby on Ricky Gervais, Netflix’s Ted Sarandos: “You Don’t Cuddle Up to Power”

Tasmania’s Hannah Gadsby had been steadily making a name for herself in Australia’s comedy world for over a decade when her landmark special, Nanette, debuted on Netflix in 2018 and seemingly transformed her overnight into a worldwide household name.

Hannah Gadsby Memoir ‘Ten Steps to Nanette’ to Release in 2022 (Exclusive)

Hannah Gadsby’s anticipated memoir has an official release date. Gadsby’s memoir Ten Steps to Nanette will be released on March 29, 2022, The Hollywood Reporter can exclusively announce. The memoir will be published in the U.S. by Ballantine Books, an imprint of Random House, in the U.K. by Atlantic Books, and in Australia by Allen & Unwin. […]

Hannah Gadsby Tears Into Ted Sarandos for Defending Dave Chappelle, Netflix’s “Amoral Algorithm Cult”

Australian comedian Hannah Gadsby has sharply criticized Netflix, Dave Chappelle and the streamer’s co-CEO Ted Sarandos for defending him. Sarandos has been under fire this week after Chappelle’s latest stand-up special for the streamer, The Closer, was criticized as transphobic. The executive said in a staff memo that the special, in which Chappelle mocks gender […]

‘Awards Chatter’ Podcast — Hannah Gadsby (‘Douglas’)

Hannah Gadsby, the Australian comedian who shot to fame with her 2018 Netflix special 'Nanette,' reflects on her rough road to comedy and self-discovery, how autism affects her life and work, and how she tackled the daunting task of following her masterpiece.

‘Hannah Gadsby: Douglas’: TV Review

In 'Douglas,' the Australian comic returns to Netflix in her follow-up to the groundbreaking 'Nanette.'

Netflix’s New Releases Coming in May

Take a look at the movies and TV shows that will be added to Netflix in May 2020.

‘Douglas’: Theater Review

Hannah Gadsby follows up her acclaimed, Emmy-nominated show 'Nanette' with her new piece, 'Douglas,' which once again blends stand-up comedy with deeply personal revelations.

Hannah Gadsby’s ‘Nanette’ Follow-Up to Become Netflix Special

Hannah Gadsby is returning to Netflix. The streamer has acquired the stand-up comedian's Nanette follow-up special, Douglas. Gadsby is currently touring the globe in support of the special, which is named after her beloved dog and features material inspired by her breakout success and lessons from it. "I’m so excited to announce today that Douglas […]

Hannah Gadsby Sets Summer New York Run for ‘Douglas’

Hannah Gadsby, who rewrote the rules for what stand-up comedy can do with her massively impactful 2018 Netflix special 'Nanette,' will bring her new show 'Douglas' to New York this summer for a four-week engagement.

Hannah Gadsby Unveils ‘Nanette’ Follow-Up Show and U.S. Tour (Exclusive)

Hannah Gadsby is going on tour with a new stand-up comedy show after noting she'd quit comedy in 'Nanette.' In an exclusive interview with The Hollywood Reporter, the comedian explains what to expect from 'Douglas' and why she wanted to go back out on the road.

Why Hannah Gadsby Is Taking a Breather Amid Success: “I Don’t Recognize My Life Anymore”

Hannah Gadsby is on taking a break amid success with final performance of 'Nanette,' signing with UTA, penning a new memoir slated for a 2019 release and shopping possible acting opportunities.

Hannah Gadsby Blasts “Good Men” at Hollywood Reporter Women in Entertainment Event

"I find good men talking about bad men incredibly irritating, and this is something the good men are doing a lot of at the moment," Hannah Gadsby said at The Hollywood Reporter's Women in Entertainment event.