Kevin Hart is no stranger to the collaboration with Netflix. In the past, the 42-year-old has released comedy specials such as: Irresponsible and Zero f*cks given, but his latest project, a limited series called True story, sees him take on a more serious role.

The seven-part show sees Hart “The Kid,” a famous comedian who finds himself in a dire situation on tour after a night out with his brother threatens to destroy everything he’s built for himself over the years. True story only hit the streamer yesterday, November 24, but has already made its way to the #2 spot in Canada, and has an average viewership of 85% on Rotten Tomatoes.

Earlier today, the To become hard actor jumped on Instagram to celebrate the show’s success with his followers. “Let’s goooooo True story is #1 in the US…I swear I love you guys. Make Thanksgiving even more special by watching True story damn!!!!!” Just a few hours later he built up the hype, writing: “There’s a reason why” True story is #1 in the US…the reason is because it’s F*CKING GOOD. Go see what all the hype is about, damn it.’

The star also pointed out that other cast members including Wesley Snipes, Billy Zane, Tawny Newsome, Ash Santos, Lauren London and Theo Rossi gave “amazing” performances. If Hart’s word isn’t enough, hundreds of viewers have also taken to Twitter to express huge praise for the Netflix original.

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