Rapp Battlez, Toronto Comedy Scene Mainstay,
Makes Just For Laughs Debut, July 24, 25 & 27
Canadian Comedy Award-winning Rapp Battlez makes its OFF-JFL premiere at the Katacombes on Tuesday, July 24 at 11:59 p.m., and then joins Just For Laughs outdoor programming with two performances on the Loto-Québec Stage on Wednesday July 25 at 10 p.m. and Friday, July 27 at 8:30 p.m. Co-hosted and co-created by brothers Miguel Rivas (The Beaverton) and Freddie Rivas (Confederacy of Dunks), the wildly popular sketch comedy smackdown gives some of Canada’s most talented sketch comedians a platform to square off against each other for comedic, tête-à-tête rap battle supremacy.
On July 24, Rapp Battlez will feature:
- Marito Antonio Lopez vs Aisha Brown
- Kirsten Rasmussen & Brandon Ash-Mohammed vs Becky Johnson & Gillian Bartolucci
- Alex Tindal vs mystery guest
- Jon Blair vs Chris Robinson
- Daniel Beirne vs Roger Bainbridge, and
- Mystery guests
July 26 and 27 programming to be announced.
July 12, 2018
Second Jen Season 2 Premieres Saturday, August 4 @ 8:30pm
on OMNI Television
Second Jen is an original scripted sitcom that follows the adventures of two second-generation millennials and their friends. The series is co-created, co-executive produced and stars Amanda Joy (Virtual Hitman, Devil's Mile, Disconnection) and Samantha Wan (Private Eyes, Sudden Master, Devil’s Mile). Joy also serves as writer/story editor for the series, while Wan is story editor and co-directs an episode in Season 2. The comedy series is inspired by Joy and Wan’s real life experiences as second-generation millennials and reflects the world around them, touching on hot-button issues such as racism and sexual harassment in the workplace. The six-part, 30-minute series is shot in Toronto. Second Jen Season 2 airs Saturdays at 8:30p.m., beginning August 4, 2018 on OMNI Television.
July 11, 2018
DFP at Just For Laughs Montreal
Kevin Wallis and Lucy Stewart of Don Ferguson Productions will be leaving for Just For Laughs on Tuesday July 24 for six jam-packed days of comedy. If you want to meet up to discuss project ideas, pitch to us, or want to chat about job opportunities, drop us a line in our contact section!
July 6, 2018