The special is set to tape Wednesday at the White Oak Music Hall in Houston — the last stop of her eight-city stand-up tour. The Amazon Original will be exclusively released later this year. The special is produced by Nandi Mgwaba, Alison Leiby, Petey DeAbreu and Comedy Dynamics for Amazon Studios, and executive produced by Brian Volk-Weiss, Cisco Henson, Kelsie Kiley and Ryan Cunningham, who is also set to direct.
The Planet Is Burning continues Amazon’s move into the stand-up comedy space, which was recently dominated by Netflix. The streaming platform announced earlier this year that they will release their first special from Jim Gaffigan titled Quality Time. It is set to premiere later this year and