NEWS

RB2_WEB.jpg

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

SJIIBanner.png

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

ComedyPro_WebBanner-1.jpg

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