Web Series Pitch Deadline is Fast Approaching

May 7, 2013


Calling all web series producers, writers and performers! The deadline for the Just for Laughs ‘Pitch ‘Til Your Sides Split’ program is fast approaching. Get your best, knee-slapping web series idea in front of a panel of industry experts. Submit today. Deadline is May 10th.

Accepted applicants will be given five (5) minutes to present their work to a panel of industry executives in an open-form pitch session. Last year’s panelists included Spencer Griffin (CollegeHumor), JC Cangilla (Yahoo!) and Michael Swaim (

The winner will receive the opportunity to become an official YouTube partner, and to have their content highlighted across the YouTube site. A maximum of three (3) projects will be selected.

Submissions to the ‘Pitch ‘Til Your Sides Split: Web Series Pitch Program’ will be reviewed by the Just For Laughs Pitch Committee and all final selections are at the complete discretion of this committee.

Applicants must include a non-refundable fee of $40.00 CAD with each submission (credit card payment only). If your project isn’t selected, you can apply the fee to a discounted Just for Laughs Comedy Conference attendee pass.

The ‘Pitch ‘Til Your Sides Split’ session takes place Saturday, July 27, 2013 at 1 PM (ET).

Click on the link to review the submission and eligibility requirements and to submit your web series pitch.

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