Donald Trump Mocker Sarah Cooper Sets Comedy Special At Netflix
- August 13, 2020
Best-selling writer and comedian Sarah Cooper, known for her breakout online video lip-sync impressions of President Donald Trump, has set her first comedy special at Netflix. Sarah Cooper: Everything’s Fine is scheduled to debut all around on the streaming giant this fall.
The variety special will include vignettes “dealing with issues of politics, race, gender, class, and other light subjects,” as per Netflix. Cooper will be joined by special visitors who will take an interest in short interviews, sketches and then some.
The special will be directed by Natasha Lyonne and executive produced by Maya Rudolph, Danielle Renfrew Behrens and Lyonne by means of their Animal Pictures, alongside Cooper and Paula Pell. Chris Burns of AGI Entertainment and Dan Powell of Irony Point will likewise serve as executive producers.
In the midst of coronavirus lockdowns in April, Cooper went viral with her satirical lip-sync impressions of Trump. Her ‘How To… ‘ videos, which she launches on TikTok and other social platforms, have had a huge number of perspectives. Her “How to Medical” video impression of Trump recommending that individuals infuse themselves with fade to stop Coronavirus has been seen more than 20 million times and tallying. She has been retweeted and lauded by any semblance of Lin-Manuel Miranda, Ben Stiller, Halle Berry, Chrissy Teigen, Cher, Jane Lynch, Jerry Seinfeld, Seth Meyers and Bette Midler, among others.
Preceding her online achievement, she was an author and reporter on the CBS All Access pilot Old News, produced by Stephen Colbert. She additionally has composed best-selling books remembering 100 Tricks to Appear Smart for Meetings and How to be Successful Without Hurting Men’s Feelings. She was likewise a writer on Science!, the animated series made by Archer’s Neal Holman that publicized on Syfy’s animated block. Next up, she is set to compose a modern, comedic take on a Dale Carnegie book for Audible Originals.
Cooper is repped by WME, AGI Entertainment Media and Management, David Black Agency and Morris Yorn. Animal Pictures is repped by WME and 3 Arts Entertainment.