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Just For Laughs ComedyPro Presents Brooklyn Nine-Nine

July 7, 2014

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Just For Laughs ComedyPro Presents
The Cast, Creators and Producers of Brooklyn Nine-Nine
For An Exclusive Appearance

Thursday, July 24, 2014 at 4 pm
Hyatt Regency Montreal

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Montreal, PQ [July 7, 2014] – The 32nd edition of the Just For Laughs Festival, presented by Videotron in association with Loto-Québec, presents the cast, creators and producers of the award-winning comedy TV series, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, in an exclusive appearance moderated by The New York Times culture reporter, Dave Itzkoff.

Winner of a 2014 Golden Globe Award for ‘Best Television Series – Comedy or Musical’ and ‘Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series – Comedy or Musical’ (Andy Samberg), Brooklyn Nine-Nine returns for its sophomore season this fall on City (Canada) and Sundays on FOX (USA).

The single-camera ensemble series is set in the fictional 99th Precinct of the New York City Police Department in Brooklyn. It follows a team of detectives and their newly appointed captain.

Cast members participating in the Just For Laughs ComedyPRO panel include: Andy Samberg (Detective Jake Peralta), Andre Braugher (Captain Ray Holt), Chelsea Peretti (Gina Linetti), Stephanie Beatriz (Detective Rosa Diaz), Terry Crews (Sergeant Terry Jeffords), Melissa Fumero (Detective Amy Santiago) and Joe Lo Truglio (Detective Charles Boyle).

Also in attendance will be: Daniel J. Goor (Co-Creator, Writer, Executive Producer), Michael Schur (Co-Creator, Writer, Executive Producer) and David Miner (Executive Producer).

Season Two of Brooklyn Nine-Nine is currently in production. Season One ended with a surprising twist as Detective Jake Peralta (Andy Samberg) was asked to go undercover for a major FBI investigation.

Brooklyn Nine-Nine is produced by Universal Television, 3 Arts Entertainment and Fremulon.

The series is created and written by Daniel J. Goor (Parks and Recreation, Late Night with Conan O’Brien) and Michael Schur (Parks and Recreation, The Office) and executive-produced by Goor, Schur and David Miner (30 Rock).

This is a unique opportunity for fans and industry insiders to hear first-hand about all the fun that happens behind-the-scenes of an instant comedy classic. Brooklyn Nine-Nine takes place Thursday, July 24, 2014 at 4 pm, Hyatt Regency Montreal, Grand Salon Opera.

ComedyPRO is the place to be for firsthand knowledge of how the comedy industry really works. It runs from July 24 – 26, 2014 at the Hyatt Regency Montreal, part of the Just For Laughs Festival. Industry, Express and Conference passes are now on sale at comedypro.hahaha.com. ComedyPRO registration is powered by EVENTBRITE.

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About the Just For Laughs Group:
Founded in 1983, the Just For Laughs Group has had but one goal in its 30-plus years of operation: make people happy. To achieve this goal, the Just For Laughs Group has focused on four major products: festivals in Montreal, Toronto, Chicago and Sydney; television production including Gags seen in over 140 countries and on over 100 airlines and stand-up specials; live shows, such as Canadian tour dates for Jerry Seinfeld, Louis C.K., Jim Gaffigan and the Capital One Just For Laughs Comedy Tour; and talent management. The Just For Laughs Montreal Comedy Festival is the world’s largest and most prestigious comedy event welcoming on average 1.5 million visitors to Montreal each summer and generating approximately $80 million for the city’s economy. The Group has offices in Montreal, Paris, Los Angeles, Toronto and London.

About ComedyPRO:
ComedyPRO is a unique, annual global gathering of the biggest players in the comedy industry. The event takes place during the peak industry/media/performer dates of the Just For Laughs Festival. You simply cannot get any closer than this to the people who truly make comedy happen, and in ComedyPRO’s relaxed, laid-back atmosphere, we’re all equals! Registrants for this one-of-a-kind, three-day conference gain exclusive access to some of the most sought-after events in all of comedy, including industry luncheons, cocktail parties, and exclusive live performances of comedy’s buzziest podcasts.

Just For Laughs could not have done any of this without its public partners; the gouvernement du Québec, the Government of Canada, the City of Montreal, and Tourisme Montréal. We are a proud member of Montreal Festimania.

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THE 2014 EDITION OF THE JUST FOR LAUGHS FESTIVAL PRESENTED BY VIDEOTRON IN ASSOCIATION WITH LOTO-QUÉBEC

For tickets by phone, online or in person: The Just For Laughs Box Office, 514-845-2322, hahaha.com presented by Videotron

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