Central Ohio native with massive TikTok following receiving very own Netflix special

Jack McLaughlin

Now based in Los Angeles Tik-Tok famous Comedian Matt Rife is a native of central Ohio, and he’s getting his very own Netflix comedy special.

Matt Rife: Natural Selection, made its Netflix debut at 3 a.m. today. You can watch a trailer for the special below (it does contain explicit language, however).


Rife, who now boats more than 13 million followers on TikTok alone, is well-known on social media platforms, largely for his videos of crowd interactions at shows.

This means his live performances are particularly entertaining, and he’s currently in the midst of his Problematic World Tour. While he made a stop last month in Columbus for a pair of shows, there are currently no Columbus shows on the horizon, although he is planning to perform in Kentucky and Indiana later this year, according to his website.

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