CANADIAN YOUTUBER JUS REIGN ANNOUNCES BRAND NEW COMEDY SERIES
An independent production company has partnered with one of Canada’s most popular comedic talents to produce a brand new comedy series.
On Thursday, Pier 21 Films announced that they’ll be partnering with Jasmeet Singh Raina to create Late Bloomer, a new half-hour series. Raina, commonly known as Jus Reign, has 974,000 subscribers on YouTube.
Late Bloomer is inspired by Raina’s real-life experiences such as navigating his newly-found internet fame, dating, spirituality, culture, and his dysfunctional (but loving) family. Not to mention, as a first-generation Indo-Canadian, his identity is constantly questioned when it comes to balancing Eastern customs and Western ideals. READ MORE
COMEDY STAR RUSSELL PETERS TO EXECUTIVE PRODUCE YOUTUBER JUS REIGN’S ‘LATE BLOOMER’
Canadian comedian Russell Peters (“The Indian Detective”) will executive produce half-hour series “Late Bloomer,” featuring fellow Canadian comic Jasmeet Singh Raina (AKA Jus Reign), with independent production company Pier 21 Films.
The show is currently in development at Canadian public broadcaster CBC.
As Jus Reign, Raina has more than 167 million YouTube views with 974,000 subscribers and more than a million Facebook fans.
Inspired by his own real-life experiences, “Late Bloomer” will focus on Raina’s journey navigating his new-found internet fame, dating, spirituality, culture and his dysfunctional, yet loving, family. READ MORE
RUSSELL PETERS IS PRODUCING JUS REIGN’S ‘LATE BLOOMER’ TV SHOW
The half-hour program is currently in development at CBC
Canadian comedian and YouTube star Jus Reign (a.k.a. Jasmeet Singh Raina) will make the leap to television with a new series executive produced by Russell Peters.
Said to be inspired by Raina’s own life, the half-hour program will find him navigating internet fame, dating, spirituality, culture and family as a first-generation Indo-Canadian. READ MORE