Schedule

CBC COMEDY ORIGINALS PITCH PROGRAM

Thursday, July 27
13:15 - 14:30

Location: HYATT REGENCY - INSPIRATION ROOM, LEVEL 6
Address: 1255 Rue Jeanne-Mance, Montreal, QC H5B 1E5

New to ComedyPro this year, we proudly announce the first CBC COMEDY ORIGINALS pitch program! Home to many of Canada’s hit comedy series (Schitt’s Creek, Baroness Von Sketch, Workin’ Moms, Kim’s Convenience) and short form comedies (90 Year-Old Roommate, a ComedyPro alum, My Kitchen Can Be Anything, Save Me), CBC has been a long-time JFL sponsor and broadcaster of the festival’s gala performances. The CBC COMEDY ORIGINALS program presents 5 never-before-seen projects from Canadian creators – in both long-form and short-form formats.

Moderators:
Zach Feldberg (Executive in Charge of Production, Digital Originals – CBC Comedy)

Panelists:
– Michelle Daly (Head of Comedy, CBC Comedy)
– Fab Filippo (Actor, Screenwriter, Playwright and Director)
– Mike Clattenburg (Writer, Director, Producer)

Pitchers:
– Christophe Davidson: Diversity League: Social Justice Division
– Jason Leaver & Kate Conway: May/December
 Geri Hall & Tim Hamilton: Perverts Anonymous
– Melissa Story & Previous Chong: Springtime Horizons
– Ali Badshah & Willem Wennekers: Take a Number

Access: ALL pass holders are allowed into this event