Chelsea Peretti: One of the Greats Reviews

July 12, 2019
Peretti's special is by far the most experimental Netflix original special to date, and also the funniest. It's the first Netflix original stand-up special that truly is one of the greats
July 12, 2019
Peretti's special doesn't quite live up to its tongue-in-cheek title, but don't let that stop you from adding it to your queue.
July 12, 2019
Is Peretti indeed one of the greats?... Short answer-yeah, she's pretty friggin' great.
July 12, 2019
The 36-year-old comic seems destined for greater things. Yet on her upward trajectory, Peretti still comes across as the brainy girl next door who can deliver belly laughs.
July 12, 2019
Early on Peretti looks offstage and sees herself dressed as a clown in the wings. She's later heckled by a childhood photo of herself. Done badly, this onslaught of peripheral nonsense could overwhelm Peretti's act. Here, though, it simply enhances it.
July 12, 2019
Peretti delivers solid observational humor punctuated with even better timing.
July 12, 2019
One of the Greats opens with a montage that styles Peretti after her idols, and the special itself is filled with cutaways to Peretti in character, often as a clown. It's a fittingly weird and inventive approach for someone like Peretti.