What is JFL ComedyPro

JFL COMEDYPRO is the most important annual global gathering of the biggest players in the comedy world that explores all facets of comedy. JFL COMEDYPRO is a four-day event which takes place in July during the peak industry/media/performer dates of the Montreal Just For Laughs Festival. At Just For Laughs, we take humour seriously. Our Festival has become a world-renowned entertainment landmark, recognized for the quality of its content and the professionalism of its staff.

PAST PARTICIPANTS at JFL COMEDYPRO include: Amy Poehler, Andy Samberg, Chelsea Handler, Ellie Kemper, Garry Shandling, Jason Reitman, Judd Apatow, Kevin Hart, Louis CK, Mike Myers, Mitch Hurwitz, Paul Feig, Seth Rogen, Steven Levitan, Brooklyn Nine-Nine (FOX), Undateable (NBC), Silicon Valley (HBO) and much more! 2016 participants will be announced in early May.

REGISTRATION starts as low as $435 USD*:
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*Please note that pass prices are in US dollars. Taxes, Service Fee and Credit Card Processing Fee are included. There are NO additional fees.

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“It’s now a much-anticipated event, with people tweeting the most provocative lines and an audio recording released online to a global audience.”
THE NEW YORK TIMES, on Andy Kindler’s “State of the Industry Address” at JFL ComedyPRO 2015

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5 Reasons Why You Should Stand Up & Pitch at This Year’s Just For Laughs

Feb 24, 2016

It's time to Stand Up & Pitch, Just For Laughs ComedyPRO's annual open-forum pitch program. Deadline is May 9th to submit your idea for a chance to pitch to our blue-chip panel. And if that's not reason enough, here are five more reasons to get off your a$$ and submit.

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Stand Up & Pitch ‘ 16. We Bring The Execs. You Bring The Comedy!

Feb 24, 2016

We bring the execs. You bring the comedy! Stand Up & Pitch: The Comedy Content Search 2016 
opens its door for submissions.

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We’re Looking For Great Films

Feb 16, 2016

We're currently accepting submissions for comedy short films to showcase at next summer's 32nd edition of the Just For Laughs Festival.

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Winners of Stand Up And Pitch: The 2015 Comedy Content Search Announced

Jul 27, 2015

Dan Perlman and Will Julian (for "That's My Bus") and Aisha Alfa and Nile Seguin (for "Open Engagement") were the winning teams in the 2015 Just For Laughs ComedyPRO Stand Up And Pitch program competition.

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Maker Studios Brings A New Crop of Talent To Just For Laughs

Jul 22, 2015

Maker Studios, the world's biggest (and hottest) multi-channel network -- home to a new generation of comedy stars -- is bringing some of its talent to Just For Laughs for the second year in a row. Watch for these faces (and their ubiquitous cameras) during the run of the festival.

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