By Alison Willmore | Indiewire October 23, 2013 at 2:31PM
Netflix managed to garner a few Emmy nominations in its first year producing original series, and the company's announced its intentions to commission its own films as well. But the streaming giant has also been getting into the comedy biz, adding exclusive standup specials from John Hodgman, Russell Peters and Marc Maron. Netflix's latest and most high-profile special comes from "Parks and Recreation" star Aziz Ansari -- "Buried Alive," which was filmed live at the Merriam Theater in Philadelphia,
"Buried Alive" is Ansari's third stand-up special, recording during his 2013 worldwide tour, and it finds the actor and comedian taking on issues like adulthood, babies, relationships and marriage, which he addresses in the clip below. Directed by Will Lovelace and Dylan Southern of "Shut Up and Play the Hits," "Aziz Ansari: Buried Alive" will premiere on Netflix on Friday, November 1st at 12:01 AM PT.