LOS ANGELES (AP) —
The streaming service says the comedian is filming two stand-up specials after an eight-year absence.
The first show will tape in 2017, following a new world tour.
Rock says in a statement that he "can't wait to get back on stage."
The star of such films as Top Five and Grown Ups is joining a growing roster of stand-up comedians who have filmed stand-up specials for Netflix.
Rock recently hosted the 88th annual
He also guest starred on Fox's Empire.