Ellen DeGeneres is working on a new comedy special &mdash; for the first time in a very long time &mdash; and this time she's working with Netflix.&nbsp;"Looks like it's been 15 years since you did a stand-up special. ... How about one for Netflix?" the streaming service asked her Wednesday on Twitter. Minutes later, DeGeneres replied, "Let me think about it. Ok I'm in."Here's how "in" she is: "I'm writing it now, I can&rsquo;t wait," DeGeneres said in a statement confirming the upcoming gig. "I'll keep you posted when and where I'm gonna shoot my Netflix special. I'm excited to do it; I'm excited for you to see it."Previously, HBO was home for DeGeneres' comedy specials: her "One Night Stand" in 1992, "Ellen DeGeneres: The Beginning" in 2000 and&nbsp;"Ellen DeGeneres: Here and Now." The second and third shows notched two Emmy nominations each.In March, the former sitcom star announced she'd be returning to prime time with "Ellen's Game of Games," which she's hosting for six episodes on NBC. No air dates have been set.&nbsp;"It&rsquo;s going to be like a combination of 'American Ninja Warrior,' 'RuPaul&rsquo;s Drag Race'&nbsp;and a water park," DeGeneres said in a statement. "OK, it&rsquo;s nothing like that, but you should still watch.&rdquo;Looks like it&#39;s been 15 years since you did a stand-up special, @TheEllenShow. How about one for Netflix?&mdash; Netflix US (@netflix) May 24, 2017 Let me think about it. Ok I&#39;m in. https://t.co/kUAdHyXAjS&mdash; Ellen DeGeneres (@TheEllenShow) May 24, 2017 UPDATES2:30 p.m.: This article was updated with confirmation from Netflix and a statement from DeGeneres.