Watch the trailer for Inside Jokes, the Amazon Prime series about Montreal’s New Faces

Inside Jokes will premiere on Friday, Nov. 30, 2018, exclusively on Prime Video for Amazon customers in the U.S., U.K., Canada, Australia and New Zealand. The six-episode series follows up-and-coming comedians in New York and Los Angeles as they pursue…

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Watch the trailer for Inside Jokes, the Amazon Prime series about Montreal’s New Faces

Inside Jokes will premiere on Friday, Nov. 30, 2018, exclusively on Prime Video for Amazon customers in the U.S., U.K., Canada, Australia and New Zealand. The six-episode series follows up-and-coming comedians in New York and Los Angeles as they pursue…

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Just For Laughs teams up with Kevin Hart’s LOL Network for short film competition

Eat my shorts! The Just For Laughs comedy festival in Montreal has announced a partnership with Kevin Hart’s LOL Network… MORE

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Episode #183: Orny Adams

Orny Adams played Coach Bobby Finstock for six seasons of MTV’s Teen Wolf. But to comedy fans, Orny is famously and infamously known as the co-star of Jerry Seinfeld’s documentary, Comedian. While Seinfeld developed a new hour of stand-up from scratch, Comedian followed Orny’s obsessive path as an aspiring comedian making his debut as a […]

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Here are Variety’s 10 Comics to Watch in 2017

Variety has done it again, teaming up with Montreal’s Just For Laughs festival this summer to toast 10 up-and-coming comedians who the trade magazine sees as future superstars. If they’re not already well on their way, that is. The 10 Comics to Watch will be feted July 27, 2017, at a JFL cocktail reception, followed […]

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And now there is a fourth New Faces category, for Creators

Just when you thought you’d never get called to Montreal’s New Faces at Just For Laughs because all of your comedy is on Snapchat and Instagram, and sometimes on YouTube, well, do I have news for you…(and my apologies to “Vine Stars”) Introducing New Faces: Creators. Deep in today’s announcement from Just For Laughs about […]

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Jerry Seinfeld, Kevin Hart, Trevor Noah, and More Join the 2017 Just For Laughs Lineup

The 35th annual Just For Laughs festival returns to Montreal this summer, and today the lineup was announced. The festival takes place from Wednesday, July 12th through Tuesday the 31st, and some of the comedians slated to show up include Jerry Seinfeld, Kevin Hart, John Mulaney, Ali Wong, Mike Birbiglia, Gad Elmaleh, Trevor Noah, Judd […]

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Now hear this: The very first “State of the Industry” by Andy Kindler at Just For Laughs Montreal in 1996

For years now, we’ve been sharing notes, transcripts and more recently full audio recordings of Andy Kindler’s annual State of the Industry Address that he delivers at Montreal’s Just For Laughs Comedy Festival. It has become one of the must-see, must-listen moments each July at comedy’s largest confab. What will Kindler have to say about […]

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