The raddest, baddest dad America ever had will quickly be honored along with his very personal Netflix particular.
Premiering Friday, “Dirty Daddy: The Bob Saget Tribute” will characteristic the late comic’s well-known family and friends celebrating his legacy in probably the most joking — and but touching — methods doable.
Saget’s widow Kelly Rizzo-Saget, his daughters Lara and Aubrey and “Full Home” castmates John Stamos, Dave Coulier and Candace Cameron Bure will all seem within the particular, which was filmed on Jan. 30 at The Comedy Retailer in West Hollywood.
“Hold it quick,” comic Jim Carrey jokes to Rizzo-Saget when it’s her time to talk in a trailer launched on Wednesday.
The star-studded invoice additionally contains Tim Allen, Mike Binder, Jackson Browne, Dave Chappelle, Darren Criss, Seth Inexperienced, Michael Keaton, Jon Lovitz, John Mayer, Chris Rock, Paul Rodriguez, Jeff Ross and Mike Younger.
“I hope all people right here both had Bob as a pal … or sometime has a pal like Bob,” Ross mentioned.
“Welcome to the Bob superspreader,” Ross continued as an allusion to the coronavirus pandemic.
“We’re comin’ to see ya, Bob,” responded Carrey, trying as much as the heavens with a faux cough.
Binder even joked that the “How I Met Your Mom” narrator as soon as informed him he was going to donate his penis to science.
“And truly, final week, Kelly received a letter,” Binder mentioned within the trailer. “And it mentioned, ‘Pricey Mrs. Saget, we expect you possibly can do higher.’”
However it will likely be extra than simply laughs, as well-known pal Carey saluted him: “You created a cathedral of f–king love, Bob Saget.”
In March, the comic appeared on “Dystopia Tonight With John Poveromo” to advertise the particular, revealing that he’d pitched the concept to make use of footage of January’s memorial to Netflix.
“It was a magical evening,” Binder mentioned on the podcast. “And we filmed it. And I confirmed it to Netflix. I mentioned, ‘Take a look at this! Simply take a look at 16 minutes of this.’ And Robbie Craw, the pinnacle of comedy at Netflix, he simply mentioned, ‘That is exceptional.’ They usually purchased it as a particular.
“It’s simply a tremendous particular,” he added. “Music — Jackson Brown and John Mayer play this music, a model of ‘These Days,’ collectively that’s simply lovely. After which all people will get up and sings, ‘A Canine Licked My Balls,’ which was Bob’s closing music.”
In a newly launched interview performed simply earlier than his demise, Saget reiterated the love he and his pals had for one another.
“[Age] 60 hit me very arduous, however a pal of mine threw a giant occasion for me that I didn’t count on it to be. It was Stamos,” he mentioned on Radio Rahim’s “Til This Day” podcast. “I discovered how a lot love that I had given to obtain a lot love from folks.
“It’s like ‘It’s a Fantastic Life’ when George Bailey, James Stewart, that’s a film, all people … an angel takes him by way of his life and reveals him what would’ve occurred had he not existed,” Saget mentioned of Frank Capra’s 1946 traditional. “And I do know for a incontrovertible fact that I’ve helped folks. I do know that I’ve given quite a lot of like to folks as a result of I’ve quite a bit.”