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Netflix announces special tribute to “Laugh-In”

Get ready to sock it to yourself once more!

Netflix is gathering a bunch of comedy stars this coming Friday in Hollywood to tape Still LAUGH-IN: The Stars Celebrate, a 50th anniversary tribute to Rowan & Martin’s Laugh-In.

Rowan & Martin’s Laugh-In aired on the TV from 1968-1973, and won two Emmy Awards at the helm of George Schlatter, who will also be attendance for the anniversary tribute.

Lily Tomlin also will revive her seminal Edith Ann and Ernestine characters.

Among the other stars celebrating Laugh-In for Netflix: Billy Crystal, Tiffany Haddish, Neil Patrick Harris, Taye Diggs, Michael Douglas, Jay Leno, Rita Moreno, Rita Wilson, JoAnne Worley, Maria Bamford, Margaret Cho, Ron Funches, Brad Garrett, Niki Glaser, Lisa Ann Walter, Bobby Moynihan, Cheri Oteri, Rob Riggle, Jeff Ross, J.B. Smoove, Tony Hale, Jon Lovitz, Natasha Leggero and more.

Dave Broome is Executive Producing under his 25/7 Productions banner along with Schlatter. Yong Yam is also Executive Producing.

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