Norm Macdonald Shot A Secret Stand-Up Special Before His Death

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Turns retired the precocious comedian Norm Macdonald has 1 much amusement to deliver.

The “Saturday Night Live” alum filmed a last stand-up peculiar earlier his death successful September, “Norm Macdonald: Nothing Special,” which Netflix has revealed volition debut connected the streaming level connected May 30.

The drama large was diagnosed with crab astir a decennary ago, but kept his information private. He was 61 erstwhile helium died connected Sept. 14, 2021.

According to his person and longtime producer, Lori Jo Hoekstra, Macdonald was moving connected the worldly successful mid-2020.

“His trial results were not good, truthful during the bosom of [the] COVID-19 pandemic and virtually the nighttime earlier going successful for a procedure, helium wanted to get this connected portion conscionable successful lawsuit — arsenic helium enactment it — things went south,” Hoekstra told The Hollywood Reporter. “It was his volition to person a peculiar to stock if thing happened.”

The peculiar was changeable successful Macdonald’s surviving country successful a azygous take.

As it happened, Macdonald made it done different year. But earlier helium could movie the amusement earlier an audience, helium became sick successful August 2021 and died the pursuing month.

Macdonald roseate to prominence arsenic a formed subordinate connected “Saturday Night Live” successful the 1990s. He was champion known for his impressions of Quentin Tarantino, David Letterman, Larry King, Bob Dole and Burt Reynolds, among galore others. He besides starred successful his ain drama series, “The Norm Show,” appeared connected aggregate late-night shows and voice-acted successful films.

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