Schedule

CBC COMEDY ORIGINALS PITCH PROGRAM

Thursday, July 25
1100 - 1230 (11:00 AM - 12:30 PM)

Location: DOUBLETREE BY HILTON MONTREAL - INSPIRATION ROOM, LEVEL 6
Address: 1255 Rue Jeanne Mance, Montreal, QC, H5B 1E5

CBC Comedy and Just For Laughs have once again teamed up to present the CBC Comedy Originals Pitch Program – an open-forum pitch program for Canadian citizens or permanent residents. The CBC Comedy Originals Pitch Program offers five creator/producer teams the opportunity to pitch their original web or TV concepts to a panel of senior development executives and key creatives from CBC Comedy. CBC is a longtime partner of Just For Laughs ComedyPro, having discovered both new TV and digital-facing series such as How To Buy A BabyNewborn MomsMy 90-Year-Old Roommate and the upcoming Diversity League at our Stand Up & Pitch program.

There will also be a 15-minute open question period at the end of the session. The winner will receive a free trip (flight, hotel and festival pass) to the 2020 edition of the Just For Laughs Festival.

Panelists:
Wendy Litner (Creator, How to Buy a Baby)
Michelle Daly (Senior Director of Comedy, CBC Scripted Content, CBC)

Access: ALL pass holders are allowed into this event