Special: Netflix Release Date

Special is a comedy series created by Ryan O’Connell. The series was initially released on April 12, 2019, and has an 7.6 rating on IMDb.

Special is coming out on Netflix on Thursday, May 20, 2021. Let’s take a look at the cast, series plot, reviews and what else is on Netflix. ⬇️

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Special Netflix Release Date

Special is scheduled to be released on Netflix on May 20, 2021. You can also view all new Netflix releases on May. 20, 2021. So, what time can you sit down and start watching Special?

Netflix Premiere Date May 20, 2021 (US)
Original Release Date April 12, 2019
Where to Watch Netflix
IMDb Website IMDb
Series Genre Comedy
Parental Rating TV-MA

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If you live on the east coast, you can start watching Special at 3:01 AM (ET), and if you’re on the west coast, the release happens at 12:01 AM (PT). Some Netflix titles are considered original in one country but not in another and may not be available in your region. Below are the start times for United States main time zones.

Eastern (ET) 3:01 AM
Central (CT) 2:01 AM
Mountain (MST) 1:01 AM
Pacific (PT) 12:01 AM

Note: Netflix original movies and TV series are typically released globally at the same time at midnight PT/3:00 AM ET on the day of release.

Special Cast and Plot

Special stars Ryan O’Connell, Jessica Hecht, Punam Patel, Marla Mindelle.

What is Special about?

A young gay man with cerebral palsy branches out from his insular existence in hopes of finally going after the life he wants.

Special Reviews

Special has an IMDb rating of 7.6/10 based on 7,960 user votes, and score on Rotten Tomatoes. Please note, these user reviews are accurate at the time of writing. We will continue to updated Special reviews periodically.

Is Special a Netflix Original?
Special is a Netflix Original series released in 2019. Netflix uses the term "original" for movies and shows that are exclusive to its platform. Original can refer to a few things: content that is self-produced, programming licensed exclusively from other studios, or licensed content such a that may air on TV in some markets but stream first on Netflix in other parts of the world.

When did Special originally come out?
Special was originally released on Friday, April 12, 2019.

Is Special on Netflix?

What age rating is Special?
Special is rated: TV-MA. Intended for adults and may be unsuitable for children under 17. Possibly contains crude indecent language, explicit sexual activity or graphic violence.

Who directed Special?
Special was produced by That’s Wonderful Productions, and Stage 13 and was initially released on April 12, 2019.

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