Nicolas Cage is kicking off the new year with a star-studded new show for Netflix. He’s set to host “History of Swear Words,” a proudly profane series diving into the origins, pop culture usage, science and cultural impact of all our favorite swear words.
For the six-episode series, Cage will interview historians, entertainers, and experts about some classic four-letter (and beyond) words. Guest stars include comedians likeJoel Kim Booster, DeRay Davis, Open Mike Eagle, Nikki Glaser, Patti Harrisonn, London Hughes, Jim Jefferies, Zainab Johnson, Nick Offerman, Sarah Silverman, Baron Vaughn,andIsiah Whitlock Jr.
This is Cage’s latest foray into television, following reports that he’ll portray “Tiger King”Joe Exoticin an upcoming scripted series. “The History of Swear Words” premiers on Netflix on January 5th, 2021.