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Comedian Hannah Gadsby has confirmed her long-awaited memoir is finally on the way, with a release date of March next year. Gadsby will release her first book, titled Ten Steps to Nanette, on March 29, 2022. The book was first announced all the way back in 2018 and is finally finished, the comedian has confirmed. …

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Dave Chappelle has sledged Australian comedian Hannah Gadsby in a response to the backlash around his latest Netflix stand-up special. The comedian’s special The Closer released on the streaming service earlier this month. He and Netflix came under fire over his comments demeaning and ridiculing transgender people. The special sparked weeks of internal blowback within …

shits with more backbone hannah gadsby douglas netflix release date

Comedian Hannah Gadsby last night fired back after Netflix used her name to defend itself against recent criticism over a Dave Chappelle special. In an angry Instagram post, the comedian let fly at the streaming giant’s chief executive. “I do shits with more backbone.” Homophobic and transphobic content in Dave Chappelle’s The Closer prompted outrage …

hannah gadsby university of tasmania graudation speech

Comedian Hannah Gadsby has accepted an honorary doctorate from the University of Tasmania, and delivered yet another thought-provoking speech to a home state crowd. Dr Gadsby grew up in north-west Tasmania, and a few years back her subversive stand-up special Nanette made her a global star. Last month the University of Tasmania awarded her the …

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Hannah Gadsby has announced she married in January and has introduced the world to her new wife, Jenney Shamash. On Thursday, the comedian posted an extremely cute photo to her social media accounts of the two of them eating ice cream at a café. “I’d like to introduce all y’all to Jenney,” Hannah wrote. “She’s …

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Australia’s own Hannah Gadsby has scored two more Emmy nominations, for her 2020 Netflix special Douglas. The nominees for the 72nd annual Emmy Awards were announced this morning. The Tasmanian-born comedian is up for both Outstanding Variety Special and Outstanding Writing for a Variety Special. Last year, Hannah Gadsby debuted her new show Douglas, named …

hannah gadsby douglas netflix stand-up show special nanette

The first trailer has dropped for Aussie comedian Hannah Gadsby’s new special Douglas, which is coming to Netflix in two weeks. The Tasmanian-born comic became a global star after Netflix filmed and released her subversive stand-up show Nanette two years ago. Now Hannah’s follow-up Douglas, named after her pet dog, will arrive on the streaming …

shits with more backbone hannah gadsby douglas netflix release date

Aussie comedy sensation Hannah Gadsby has announced that her new special Douglas will come to Netflix next month. The Tasmanian-born comic became a global star after Netflix filmed and released her subversive stand-up show Nanette two years ago. Now Gadsby has announced her follow-up Douglas, named after her beloved pet dog, will arrive on the …

Hannah Gadsby by Netflix from her special Nanette

Hannah Gadsby has won the 2019 Emmy award for Outstanding Writing for a Variety Special for her acclaimed Netflix special Nanette. The gong was handed out at the Creative Arts Emmy Awards on Saturday and Sunday. The event is a precursor to the Primetime Emmys on September 22. Gadsby beat an incredible lineup of nominees …

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Two of your all-time faves – Emma Thompson and Hannah Gadsby – have been photographed dancing home after some recent lunchtime rosés. UK newspaper The Mail on Sunday published the paparazzi photos of the pair leaving a recent lunch date dancing down the street. But in the article, global megastar Hannah Gadsby was rudely described …

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