EXCLUSIVE: Nikki Glaser, comedian, host and govt producer of HBO Max’s breakout actuality dating series Fboy Island, is dwelling to headline her first comedy special for HBO. The as-yet untitled special will tape later this month in Denver, CO.
“Nikki is a relentlessly ferocious comedian who takes on taboo matters in essentially the most unassuming and hilarious strategies. We loved all the pieces about her on Fboy Island and are so elated to be doing her first HBO hour.”
Written, conducted and govt produced by Glaser, the special will likely be directed by Linda Mendoza. Alex Murray and John Irwin moreover will govt acquire. Casey Spira is co-govt producer.
“It’s so frigid to in the waste work with HBO, the birthplace of the comedy special, on my third hour-prolonged special. My subject fabric will principally consist of my original comedic takes on the trans-rights scuttle, just correct kidding, it’s essentially about sex, dating, and my vagina, because it’s been talked about by neat males on Reddit that those are the supreme things female comics talk about, so I’d be a silly minute woman to grab a be taught about at to kind out the leisure. I’m pumped!”
Glaser’s earlier two comedy specials are Ideal (2016) on Comedy Central and Bangin’ (2019) on Netflix.
Fboy Island, which premiered in July, follows three women who lope to a tropical island where they’re joined by 24 males – 12 self-proclaimed “Nice Guys” attempting to search out esteem and 12 self-proclaimed “FBoys,” there to compete for the frigid, laborious cash. From Elan Gale and showrunner Sam Dean, Fboy Island used to be renewed for a 2d season in August, with Glaser dwelling to return as host.
Glaser’s daily cloak, The Nikki Glaser Podcast, geared in direction of keeping listeners sane, properly-knowledgeable and laughing by arrangement of existence, launched in March by arrangement of iHeartMedia and Will Ferrell’s Giant Money Gamers Network. In July, she kicked off her nationwide comedy tour, One Night With Nikki Glaser.
Glaser beforehand hosted Comedy Central’s first are residing daily morning cloak, You Up With Nikki Glaser for SiriusXM. She moreover co-created and govt produced No longer Safe With Nikki Glaser for Comedy Central and Nikki & Sara Stay for MTV.
Glaser’s standout performances on the Comedy Central Roasts of Alec Stanley Stanley Baldwin, Bruce Willis and Make a choice Lowe, resulted in her visitor-web hosting Jimmy Kimmel Stay! and web hosting the inaugural edition of the 2021 MTV Movie & TV Awards: Unscripted. She moreover had roles in Judd Apatow’s Trainwreck, NBC’s AP Bio and Interior Amy Schumer, among others.
Striving to be an empowering utter for women, Glaser has been starting up about her past and present struggles with anorexia, despair, and awe in both her standup, and in in-depth interviews with The Howard Stern Point to, WTF With Marc Maron and Joe Rogan. She is repped by UTA, Brillstein and Ginsburg Daniels.