Radio City Music Hall | New York City, New York
A third date added, just for your laughing pleasure! Hasan Minhaj will bring The King’s Jester tour to Radio City Music Hall on Sunday, February 27th, 2022. From 2019s Peabody Award winner and Primetime Emmy Award winner for his Netflix Comedy Special, Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj, comes a brand-new show, The King’s Jester, which follows his previous Netflix special from way back in 2017, Homecoming King, which itself was honored with a Peabody Award in 2018. So, grab some tickets and come on down for what is definitely going to be a hilarious night out!
Hasan Minhaj started his comedy TV career as a correspondent for The Daily Show with Jon Stewart in November 2014, and stayed with the show till 2018. When he became the host of his very own weekly comedy show, Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj, that premiered on Netflix in October 2018 and ran to June 2021. The series explored the modern cultural and political landscape with depth and sincerity through his unique comedic voice, and received a 2019 Peabody Award, a 2019 Primetime Emmy Award for “Outstanding Motion Design,” and in April 2019, Minhaj was listed among TIME's 100 most influential people in the world, and Patriot Act was recognized for a 2020 Television Academy Honor. It was the first weekly US talk show to be fronted by an Indian American, with one viewer praising it as a "truly innovative" show, and another saying "South Asians definitely needed something like it.” Rotten Tomatoes said, “Patriot Act stands apart from other like-minded comedy shows thanks to Hasan Minhaj's masterful blending of thought and feeling, catharsis and criticism." In 2020 Hassan joined the Apple TV+ drama, The Morning Show in a recurring role.