The former TV and radio talk show host was arrested and charged Wednesday with two counts of fail to comply with previous bail conditions and attempt to obstruct justice.
For its 19th edition, the largest francophone comedy festival in the world, the "ComediHa! Fest-Québec", in collaboration with TELUS and Loto-Québec, will bring together more than 450 artists and artisans, stars and up-and-coming talents, with a vivacious offering of all things funny.
The comedy festival said today that Ken Jeong, Iliza, Kenya Barris, Maria Bamford and Roy Wood Jr. will also join previously announced performers including Kevin Hart and Trevor Noah.
Gilmour is a surging local standup talent (and co-winner of last year’s Just For Laughs Homegrown) scoring with material about being an amputee — and a lot more besides.
“Then she spread her legs and pulled her underwear to the side, showing everyone her vulva. To be honest, that was the best joke of the night.”
The Canadian Comedy Awards is an annual national awards ceremony celebrating Canadian comedians for achievements in live, TV, film, radio and web comedy.
The comedy festival runs from July 11-29
Calling all Canadian comedians! The Grand Prize winner will receive $25,000 from SiriusXM; and for the first time in the competition, the two runners-up will also receive cash prizes of $2,500 each.
Just For Laughs invites you to submit your long and short-form series ideas to Stand Up & Pitch, the comedy industry's largest and longest running pitch program.
A Hollywood legend will soon take to the stage at Anvil Centre Theatre. A Man and His Prostrate is a funny take on a serious subject matter