Sunday, June 16, 2019

MONTREAL’S JUST FOR LAUGHS FESTIVAL IS ADDING MORE STAR POWER TO THIS YEAR’S LINEUP!

This summer’s lineup is expanding all horizons, promising comedy fans 19 jam-packed days of skillfully curated programming, featuring Anthony Anderson, Jann Arden, Marc Maron, Girl With No Job, Jim Norton, Louie Anderson, Tiny Meat Gang, and so many more!

CAROL BURNETT, PETE DAVIDSON AND JOHN MULANEY HEAD UP JFL42

Nick Kroll, Queer Eye's Jonathan Van Ness, podcast How Did This Get Made and Marc Maron round out the big names at the eighth annual comedy festival

CÉLINE DION RETURNS HOME AFTER ENDING LAS VEGAS RESIDENCY WITH A BANG

Over 16 years, and 1,141 shows, Dion changed the way people see crooning in Sin City

THINK YOU’RE FUNNY? THERE’S A CLASS FOR THAT

They've never done stand-up before, but every Tuesday evening, these public servants, IT workers and students gather in a dark club to learn the fine art of being funny.

JUST FOR LAUGHS IS SERVING UP MORE COMEDY FAVOURITES WITH MAJOR ADDITIONS TO THE...

The 2019 lineup includes Wanda Sykes, Blake Griffin, Nick Kroll, Fred Armisen, Ronny Chieng, Shaun Majumder, Steve O, She The People, Jeff Ross’s The Roastmaster’s Invitational, How Did This Get Made? and so much more, including Margaret Trudeau!

↗ CANADIAN COMEDY AWARDS TO MOVE VENUES AFTER ACCESSIBILITY COMPLAINT

The Canadian Comedy Awards, which were originally to be presented on June 2 at Yuk Yuk’s Toronto Comedy Club, will now take place at Second City, likely on a different date and time.

OPRAH WINFREY ANNOUNCES MULTI-CITY CANADIAN SPEAKING TOUR

Oprah Winfrey has announced that she will embark on a multi-city Canadian tour this summer to share key lessons and personal stories that helped set the course of her life.

JUST FOR LAUGHS ADDS EVEN MORE NAMES TO THIS SUMMER’S FESTIVAL!

The world’s leading comedy festival is bringing the hottest comedy stars to Montreal with the addition of Jonathan Van Ness, Hasan Minhaj, Howie Mandel, Aziz Ansari, Rachel Bloom, Elon Gold & Modi, Celeste Barber, Paul F. Tompkins & Marc Evan Jackson, and Vir Das!

RUSSELL PETERS ANNOUNCES BIRTH OF HIS SECOND CHILD, A ‘STRONG, BIG ASS’ SON

The Brampton-raised standup-comedy global superstar took to Instagram early Tuesday to post pictures and celebrate the event.

Q&A WITH VERONIKA SLOWIKOWSKA ON ‘WHAT WE DO IN THE SHADOWS’ AND THE TORONTO...

Veronika Slowikowska is one of the exciting emerging talents currently populating Toronto’s comedy scene.

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