“Overjoyed to announce that Netflix is the house for the following unique stand-up particular from the groundbreaking, trailblazing, and iconic Mo’Nique!” Netflix tweeted Tuesday.
In a video with the tweet, Mo’Nique mentioned, “Can y’all consider this s—?” I carried out got here on house to Netflix.”
“Howdy y’all, it is your woman Mo’Nique and I am so excited to proportion that I will be taking pictures my first Netflix comedy particular,” she mentioned.
She additionally plugged her upcoming film “The Deliverance,” announcing, “And should you did not pay attention, I am additionally reuniting with my good friend, my brother, director Lee Daniels at the Netflix movie ‘The Deliverance.’ You will not need to leave out both of them, so y’all keep tuned! And thank y’all my candy young children. I really like us for actual.”
Mo’Nique filed a grievance towards Netflix over a gap be offering of $500,000 for a standup particular in 2018. She argued the be offering used to be discriminatory, mentioning multimillion-dollar offers the corporate gave to Chris Rock, Dave Chappelle, Ellen DeGeneres and Ricky Gervais.
“I had a option to make,” Mo’Nique mentioned in a Instagram put up on the time. “I may just settle for what I felt used to be pay discrimination or I may just rise up for individuals who got here ahead of me and those that will come after me. I selected to rise up.”