Adam Ferrara Some Stuff You Should Know About Adam!He recently starred on Showtime’s hit
series Nurse Jackie and hosts the critically acclaimed BBC sensation, Top
Gear USAAdam played Chief Needles Nelson on the Emmy® nominated FX drama
series, Rescue MeHis movie credits include Paul Blart: Mall Cop and
Definitely MaybeAdam’s TV credits include NBC’s Law...
Aisha Alfa Some Stuff You Should Know About Aisha!Winner of Winnipeg’s Funniest Person
with a Day Job Award and a top five Winnipeg finalist for Canada's Next Top
ComicAisha’s appeared on CBC’s Degrassi: The Next Generation,
MuchMusic’s Video on Trial and Shaw TV’s Week Thus FarShe was a 2012 TEDx
Manitoba speaker and a 2013 TEDx host
Aisha Brown Some Stuff You Should Know About Aisha! Aisha performed in the 2015 JFL42 and
Guelph Comedy FestivalsShe’s regularly featured on YukYuk’s Nubian Night,
and has hosted and headlined Zabrina Chevannes’ critically acclaimed Things
Black Girls SayShe co-hosts the female driven comedy show Hard Day Comedy,
and performs regularly at Yuk Yuk’s in...
Chantel Marostica Some Stuff You Should Know About Chantel!She was featured on CBC’s Laugh
Out Loud and Debaters, showcasing her high energy observational comedy
styleShe’s performed at many festivals, including Just For Laughs, Winnipeg
Comedy Festival, JFL42, Guelph Comedy Festival, Sirius XM's "Top Comic
Finals" and Thunder Bay Comedy FestivalTwo-time winner...
Charlie Pickering Some Stuff You Should Know About Charlie!He hosted the popular Australian TV
news show The Project for 5 yearsHis new show The Weekly with Charlie
Pickering aired in 2015 on Australian Broadcasting Corporation, and recently
wrapped its second seasonBefore his TV hosting days, Charlie spent 10 years
travelling the world as an award winning stand-up...
Chris Locke Some Stuff You Should Know About ChrisWinner of the Canadian Comedy Award for
Best Male Stand Up 2014 and NOW Magazine’s Best Male Stand Up 2012His stand
up album was released as #1 comedy album on the iTunes chartsHe has performed
at JFL42, SF Sketchfest in San Francisco, Bridgetown Comedy Festival in
Portland, North West Comedy Festival in...
Darcy Michael Some Stuff You Should Know About Darcy!He stared in CTV’s Spun Out
alongside Dave Foley and CTV’s Darcy, a sitcom based on his life and
stand-upHe’s two-time Canadian Comedy Awards nominee and a Montreal Gazette
favourite of the JFL FestivalHe opens regularly for Russell PetersHe’s a
regular on CBC’s The Debaters and has appeared at the...
Dave Merheje Some Stuff You Should Know About Dave MerhejeHe’s a Lebanese-Canadian
who’s won many awards for his edgy style, including a JFL Irwin Barker
Homegrown Comic Award and NOW Magazine's Best of Toronto Award for Best
Male Stand-upDave is the creator and producer of standup series Dear Dave and
We Aint Terrorists with Ali Rizvi He has a popular...
David Sedaris David Sedaris is the author of Barrel Fever and Holidays on Ice, as well as
collections of personal essays, Naked, Me Talk Pretty One Day, Dress Your
Family in Corduroy and Denim, When You Are Engulfed in Flames, and his most
recent book, Let’s Explore Diabetes with Owls, each of which became an
immediate bestseller. The audio version of Let's...
Glenn Wool Some Stuff You Should Know About Glenn!Glenn’s appeared on John Oliver’s
New York Stand-Up Show, Jim Norton’s Down and Dirty, 8 Out Of 10 Cats,
Never Mind The Buzzcocks, and Russell Howard’s Good News He wrote and
starred in the second and third season of ITV’s Comedy Cuts and wrote and
starred in his own show for NBC’s Comedy Lab...
Graham Chittenden Some Stuff You Should Know About Graham!He has his own award-nominated
special on The Comedy Network and has written for CBC’s Mr. D and Still
Standing Graham’s hosted talk shows on MTV and Comedy Network and appeared
on CBC’s The Debaters He has shared the stage with Howie Mandel,
John Pinette, Brent Butt and Bob Saget
Ivan Decker Some Stuff You Should Know About Ivan! He appears regularly on CBC’s The
DebatersThis will be his fourth year at the Just For Laughs festivalHe’s
had multiple TV tapings on CBC as part of the Winnipeg and Halifax Comedy
Jackie Pirico Some Stuff You Should Know About Jackie!She became the newest member of the
prestigious stand-up comedy collective Laugh Sabbath in 2015Exclaim! Magazine
named Jackie as a quickly rising force in Toronto comedyShe will make her
feature film debut next year in the 2017 comedy Sundowners
James Mullinger Some Stuff You Should Know About James!James toured 5 stand-up shows in 5
years, has sold out Imperial Theatre twice and Saint John’s Harbour Station
Stadium, and regularly headlines at Yuk Yuk’s comedy clubs all over the
countryHe had his own web series on Comedy Central, has produced 3 seasons of
his own TV series for Bell Aliant and hosted...
Jerry Seinfeld Seinfeld has been hailed for his uncanny ability to joke about the little
things in life that relate to audiences everywhere.
Jim Gaffigan Jim Gaffigan is a Grammy nominated comedian, actor, New York Times
best-selling author, top touring performer, and multi-platinum-selling father
of five. Gaffigan is known around the world for his unique brand of humor
which largely revolves around fatherhood and his observations on life and
food. With multiple projects in motion, Jim Gaffigan is...
Jim Norton Some Stuff You Should Know About Jim! He's an American comedian, radio
personality, bestselling author and actorJim's the co-host of The Opie with
Jim Norton Show on Sirius XM RadioHe currently has 3 one-hour comedy specials
available on HuluHe has regularly guest-starred on The Tonight Show, The Late
Show with David Letterman, Louie, and Inside...
John Cullen Some Stuff You Should Know About John! John brings his vast experiences in
life as a curler, high school teacher, drummer, and friend to the stage In
just five years as a comedian, John has risen through the Yuk Yuk's ranks to
become a club headliner, and performs across Canada, doing multiple
coast-to-coast toursThis will be John’s second...
Julia Hladkowicz Some Stuff You Should Know About Julia! She’s won numerous awards,
including the Hogtown Comedy Festival Directors Award, a 2008 Fresh Meat
Showcase Nomination, and the prestigious Brian Linehan Scholarship AwardJulia
has appeared on The Comedy Network, Much Music's Video on Trial, MTV's Losing
It, YTV's Extreme Babysitting and on SiruisXM's...
K Trevor Wilson Some Stuff You Should Know About K Trevor!He’s won many awards over his 20
year career, including Canada’s Best Male Comic at the 2015 Canadian Comedy
AwardsHe played Squirrely Dan on Crave TV His 2014 debut album Sexcop
Firepenis was the most downloaded album on iTunes Canadian Comedy Charts on
its release and was named the Best Taped Live...
Keith Pedro Some Stuff You Should Know About Keith! He’s appeared on Video On Trial
and Degrassi: The Next Generation, as well as on MTV, CBC and XM/Sirius
Satellite radioKeith recently performed at the CBC Halifax Comedy
FestivalHe’s part of the etalk featured Toronto sketch troupe The Boom and
has performed improv with Colin Mochrie
Kyle Bottom Some Stuff You Should Know About Kyle!Kyle is the bastard love child of a
wizard and a grizzly bear. When he isn't foraging for berries, or hunting
wild salmon, Kyle can be found performing stand-up comedyHe plays regularly
at clubs and festivals across Canada, including the Winnipeg Comedy Festival
and this is his second appearance at Just For...
Luca Cupani Some Stuff You Should Know About Luca!He’s an up-and-coming Italian actor
and comedianHis first ever standup gig was at London’s Gong Show at the
Comedy Store, and he went home with the winning titleHe has performed at the
Edinburgh Fringe Festival and the Leicester Comedy Festival
Marc Maron For over twenty years, Marc Maron has been writing and performing raw, honest
and thought-provoking comedy for print, stage, radio, online and
television. A legend in the stand-up community, Maron has appeared on many
television talk shows, including David Letterman, Craig Ferguson, Jimmy
Fallon, Jimmy Kimmel, Seth Meyers, Charlie Rose and Bill...
Mark Forward Some Stuff You Should Know About Mark!He’s appeared on John Oliver’s New
York Stand-Up Show, The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, and can currently
be seen on CraveTV’s Letterkenny and The History Channel’s Join or Die
with Craig FergusonThis year will be his seventh appearance at the Just For
Laughs FestivalBoth his weekly podcast, Mark...
Matt O'Brien Some Stuff You Should Know About Matt!Matt has been featured on MTV, CTV,
Fuse TV, MuchMusic and The Comedy NetworkHe performed a live TV taping at
Just For Laughs in Montreal, and was one of the prestigious 42 at JFL42 in
TorontoHe was nominated for Best Break Out Artist at the Canadian Comedy
Awards and he has won the Best Standup award at the LA...
Mike Rita Some Stuff You Should Know About Mike!Mike is the winner of the Cream of
Comedy and host of Pot.Tv’s Stoner SundaysHe’s a Toronto native who has
quickly become one of Canada’s top comediansHe is a regular at Yuk Yuk’s
Comedy Clubs and at Vapor Central in Toronto
Nathan Macintosh Some Stuff You Should Know About Nathan! He’s an award winning comedian who
performs at major comedy festivals, including the Halifax Comedy Festival and
the Boston Comedy FestivalThis is his 4th appearance at the Just For Laughs
festivalHe’s appeared on AXS TV’s Gotham Comedy LIVE for, JFL's Talk of
the Fest Gala, Fox’s Red Eye and CBC's...
Nick Cody Some Stuff You Should Know About Nick!He was personally selected to support
Bill Burr at the Sydney Opera House as part of Just For Laughs SydneyHe’s
toured with Jim Jefferies and Anthony JeselnikIn 2015, he filmed his debut
DVD at Sydney’s Metro TheatreHe has sold out many solo shows, including
performances at the Melbourne International...
Russell Howard He’s got personality: Russell Howard is a comedian and television
personality best known for hosting Russell Howard's Good News and Mock The
Week.He’s a nice human: He cycled with Jimmy Carr across Scotland for the
2010 Sport Relief Bike Ride in an attempt to raise one million pounds for
charity.He got an early start: Russell began his career...
Sebastian Maniscalco Some stuff you should know about Sebastian! Recently filmed his upcoming
Showtime special Why Would You Do That?, after his wildly popular 2015
special Aren’t You Embarrassed?Currently working on a memoir, Where You
Wanna Eat?¸as well as big screen roles in Nut Job 2, The House, starring
Will Ferrell and Amy Poehler , and Rob Siegel’s...
Slava Polunin (en) Slava Polunin is a Russian Master Clown legend, founder of the Academy of
Fools (also known as Slava’s Fools Unlimited) and creator of the famed
Slava’s Snowshow - the world’s most inspired and inspiring spectacle
since 1993. For the past 40 years, Slava has been crossing all frontiers with
his ever growing flock of “authentic fools”. He...
Stephanie Laing Some Stuff You Should Know About Stephanie!She’s an eight-time Emmy Award
nominee and two-time winner!Her impressive resume includes Tracey Takes On,
HBO’s Little Britain, Eastbound & Down, and Veep, where she served as an
executive producer and directorShe’s currently an executive producer on two
HBO series, Danny McBride’s Vice Principals...
Tim Gilbert Some stuff you should know about Tim!Has been a fixture in the Canadian
comedy scene for almost a decade He’s a member of Toronto's celebrated
comedy collective Laugh Sabbath Has two critically acclaimed comedy albums
Please Help Me I Am Very Sick and Tim Sings! The Hits!
Tim Rabnett Some Stuff You Should Know About Tim!He has written for CBC’s Still
Standing, Velocity’s Wheels That Fail and HBO Canada’s Funny As
HellTim’s a frequent headliner at Yuk Yuks clubs across CanadaHe has filmed
TV sets for Just For Laughs, The Winnipeg Comedy Festival, The Halifax Comedy
Festival and has been featured on CBC radio’s LOL and...
Todd Graham Some Stuff You Should Know About Todd! Warning: Todd Graham May DigressTodd
Graham is closer than he appears.Todd Graham has been recommended, within
reason. (see below)Todd Graham is “not unfunny” – National PostTodd
Graham “breaks the mold of contemporary stand-ups” – OZY.comTodd Graham
is a “preferred customer” – Coffee Time...
Tom Ballard Some stuff you should know about Tom!He can be seen and heard all over
Australian TV and RadioHis solo stand up show was nominated for Most
Outstanding Show at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival in 2016 and
Best Newcomer at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in 2015Tom has eczema and is
bad at running
Tom Henry Some Stuff You Should Know About Tom!He’s part of the acclaimed comedy
collective Laugh SabbathHe’s appeared at comedy festivals such as San
Francisco Sketchfest, Bridgetown and JFL42Tom is a regular on Andy
Kindler’s Alternative Show and has opened for Nikki Glaser and Moshe
KasherHe performed at Hannibal Buress' Comedy at the Knitting...
Tom Segura He’s a festival-goer: Tom continues to perform at the top comedy festivals
in the world, including Montreal’s Just For Laughs Comedy Festival, The
Melbourne International Comedy Festival, The Comedy Festival - Las Vegas, The
South Beach Comedy Festival, and The Hong Kong Comedy Festival.People listen
to him: Tom’s noted podcast, Your Mom’s...