Celeste Barber to take aim at her favourite celebrity targets in one-hour Netflix comedy special


Celeste Barber to take aim at her favourite celebrity targets in one-hour Netflix comedy special

Celeste Barber is set to star in her own Netflix comedy special next year. 

The 40-year-old comedian’s one-hour show, Celeste Barber – Fine, Thanks, was recorded at the Sydney Opera House during her world tour earlier this year. 

Fans can expect to see Celeste rip into her favourite celebrity targets in the show.

Popular Australian comedian Celeste Barber is set to star in her own Netflix comedy special next year (Pictured, a scene from the show recorded at the Sydney Opera House)

The Letdown star will take aim at everything from celebrity sex toys to why hot girls can’t dance during the show, reports Variety Australia.

The mother-of-two rose to stardom in the last few years with a series of hilarious viral videos mocking celebrities and influencers peddling fashion and wellness trends.

This is the second time in a year the Have You Been Paying Attention? star has worked on content for Netflix.

Fans can expect to see Celeste rip into her favourite targets in the show

Fans can expect to see Celeste rip into her favourite targets in the show 

Celeste, who started off as an actress in serious roles in shows like All Saints, plays the lead in Netflix’s upcoming comedy drama Wellmania. 

Inspired by Brigid Delaney’s novel Wellmania: Misadventures in the Search for Wellness, Celeste is also serving as executive producer on the eight-part series.

In an official statement, the actress said: ‘I’m so excited about this project, the whole team is awesome. We’ve been working on it for a while and I’ve been busting to tell everyone about it.

The mother-of-two rose to stardom in the last few years with a series of hilarious viral videos mocking celebrities and influencers peddling fashion and wellness trends Pictured: Celeste is a regular on the hit comedy panel show Have You Been Paying Attention?

The mother-of-two rose to stardom in the last few years with a series of hilarious viral videos mocking celebrities and influencers peddling fashion and wellness trends Pictured: Celeste is a regular on the hit comedy panel show Have You Been Paying Attention?

‘I’m drawn to projects that centre around interesting, dynamic and complex lead female characters and that’s exactly what is.

‘I’m stoked to be working with Netflix and tell this Australian story to an international audience, and to also be an executive producer so I can boss people around.’

The series is slated to be released on Netflix later this year.

Celeste (second from right) co-stars in the ABC/Netfix series The Letdown

Celeste (second from right) co-stars in the ABC/Netfix series The Letdown

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