2 November, 2018Print
EDDIE IZZARD’S NEW BOX SET EDDIE IZZARD: THE DEFINITIVE COMEDY COLLECTION TO BE RELEASED BY COMEDY DYNAMICS NOVEMBER 23, 2018
LOS ANGELES, CA–Eddie Izzard’s box set Eddie Izzard: The Definitive Comedy Collection will be released by Comedy Dynamics on November 23, 2018 on DVD.
World famous stand-up comedian, Eddie Izzard, has performed in 45 countries, and sold out some of the biggest arenas in the world. A new comprehensive collection of his work will be available for the first time. The 10 disk box includes: Unrepeatable, Definite Article, Glorious, Dress To Kill, Circle, Sexie Tour Wembley, Believe: The Eddie Izzard Story, Stripped, Live At Madison Square Garden,and Force Majeure. Alongside his top works, from his earliest stand-up in 1994 to 2013, stands never before seen photos, content, and comedy. Amongst them, is an intimate interview with Eddie himself - recorded on October 20th, 2018 at the Montalbán Theatre in Hollywood, CA.
“I'm proud to finally have achieved “anthology” status with the release of this ten disc set which includes nine of my stand up specials, in addition to the biographical documentary “Believe: The Eddie Izzard Story” covering over 20 years of my career. I hope the audience will enjoy watching them as much as I have in creating them,” said Eddie Izzard.
Already one of the most celebrated comics of his generation, Eddie Izzard has also developed an equally stellar reputation as a film, television, and stage actor. Izzard wrapped shooting on Lionsgate’s thriller Six Minutes to Midnight with Judi Dench in a script he co-wrote with Celyn Jones. Highlights from Izzard’s film career include Victoria & Abdul, Rock Dog, Boychoir, Valkyrie, Ocean’s Thirteen and Ocean’s Twelve, Across the Universe, Mystery Men, Shadow of theVampire, andThe Cat’s Meow. His notable television credits include Hannibal, Castles in the Sky, Treasure Island, Lost Christmas, United States of Tara, andThe Riches. His dramatic stage appearances include David Mamet's Race and The Cryptogram, the title role in Marlowe's Edward Ii, 900 Oneonta, and A Day in the Death of Joe Egg in London and on Broadway, which garnered him a Tony nomination for Best Actor.
“Working with a legend like Eddie is the epitome of why a company like ours exists; to work with the best and help get their gift seen and heard by as many people as possible. To say it’s an honor would be an understatement!” said Brian Volk-Weiss, CEO of Comedy Dynamics.
Comedy Dynamics, a Nacelle company, is one of the largest independent comedy production and distribution companies, producing Kevin Hart’s Guide to Black History, Animal Planet’s Animal Nation with Anthony Anderson, the new scripted comedy on Hulu, There’s... Johnny!, History’s Join Or Die with Craig Ferguson, MTV2’s Wild ’N On Tour, and Hulu’s Coming To The Stage. In 2018, Comedy Dynamics began releasing original films in theaters starting with the acclaimed documentary, Poop Talk. The company has worked with a wide range of established and emerging comedic talent including Tiffany Haddish, Kevin Hart, Aziz Ansari, Jim Gaffigan, Katt Williams and many more. In total, 12 of Comedy Dynamics’ releases have been Grammy-nominated, with 2 wins.