Stand Up & Pitch 2019 – From Set to Screen: TV, OTT, SVOD & More
Darrell is a First Nations actor, writer, comedian and director. His feature film “Tales of an Urban Indian” was recently awarded production funding by Telefilm Canada. A TV pilot based on “Tales” aired on the Aboriginal People’s Television Network. Darrell was the head comedy writer on the TV show, “Buffalo Tracks”. He also wrote the pilot “Moccasin Flats” which premiered at Sundance and was picked up by Showcase Television. Darrell was the first ever Native cast member in the “Second City National Touring Company”. He has performed stand-up in televised galas at the “Winnipeg Comedy Festival” and “Just for Laughs”. On CBC Radio, Darrell co- wrote and hosted “Revision Quest” which won the prestigious New York Festival Award. Darrell is currently a writer on the TV mini-series “Little Bird”. He was recently the director, writer, and cast member of the comedy/variety series “The Guilt Free Zone”.