YES! Netflix Renews “Special:” Series On Gay Man With Mild Cerebral Palsy

(Photo: Ryan O’Connell)

Netflix has renewed the comedy series “Special” for a second season, reports Variety.

Based on Ryan O’Connell’s book I’m Special: And Other Lies We Tell Ourselves, the series centers on a gay man (O’Connell) with mild cerebral palsy who decides to rewrite his identity as an accident victim and finally go after the life he wants. Jessica Hecht and Punam Patel will return as series regulars alongside O’Connell. Netflix has ordered eight episodes for the show’s second season.


‘Special’ Renewed for Season 2 at Netflix