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Kris Siddiqi is an improviser, sketch comedian, stand up, actor and writer. Recipient of NOW Magazine’s Best of 2014 award and a 2015 Canadian Comedy Award for Best Male Improviser, Kris is an alumni of the Second City Toronto, where he co-wrote and preformed three revue shows: Second City for Mayor (Dora Award Nominated for Best Ensemble), Something Wicked Awesome This Way Comes (2011 Canadian Comedy Award for Best Comedic Play or Revue) & This Party’s a Riot!
Kris has had the honour to write and perform on the critically acclaimed CBC/IFC sketch show Baroness Von Sketch Show. You can also see him in Aaron Sorkin’s new Oscar nominated movie Molly’s Game.
As a voice performer, Kris has provided characters for many children’s cartoons including The 99, Totally Spies!, Top Wing, was the voice for Ontario Toyota commercials and radio spots, and is currently the voice of CMT (Country Music Television). Kris is also recurring guest and writer on the CBC Radio’s hit comedy panel show Because News.
Kris’ TV work includes a recurring character in the Emmy & Canadian Screen Award winning PBS show Odd Squad, Gemini winning Showcase series Cock’d Gunns, has written for and hosted YTV’s Saturday morning show CRUNCH!, CTV’s Dan for Mayor, Almost Heroes, MTV’s Scare Tactics, My Babysitter’s a Vampire, Lost Girl, and got to shoot lasers in the multi-award winning web-series Space Janitors.