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Pitch Program Submissions Set Record

June 12, 2013

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Over 90 submissions were received for From Set to Screen: The TV Comedy Search and Pitch ‘Til Your Sides Split: Web Series Pitch Program, a record for Just For Laugh’s ComedyPro pitch programs.

Finalists will be announced mid-to-end June.

Five finalists will be competing in the TV Comedy Search event while three finalists will battle it out during the Web Series Pitch Program. One winner will be selected from each program.

Winner of theTV Comedy Search event will be invited to participate as an “Official Artist” in the New York Television Festival, October 21 – 26, 2013. For the Web Series Pitch Program, there is the opportunity for the winner to become an official YouTube Partner and to have their content highlighted across the YouTube site.

From Set to Screen: The TV Comedy Search pitch event takes place Friday, July 26, 2013 at 10:00 am during the 6th annual ComedyPro comedy conference. Pitch ‘Til Your Sides Split: Web Series pitch happens the following day — Saturday, July 27, 2013 at 1:00 pm. Both events occur at the Hyatt Regency Hotel.

Presented by the Fonds de Solidarité FTQ.

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