Aziz Ansari to Star in New Netflix Sitcom


The beloved comedian Aziz Ansari will star in a new sitcom that we will be able to stream on Netflix. Filming is already underway for the semi-autobiographical series that will reportedly deal with dating and relationships.

The Parks & Recreation alum is no stranger to Netflix. He already has two comedy specials available on the streaming service, 2013’s Buried Alive and the more recent Live at Madison Square Garden, which premiered this March. The new sitcom has been given an initial 10-episode run and filming is already underway in New York, according to Deadline.

Based on the same source, the series will also star H. Jon Benjamin, Lena Waithe, Eric Wareheim, Noël Wells and Kelvin Yu. Claire Danes will guest star. A premiere date has not been set yet.