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Amazon to premiere Just For Laughs docuseries in November

Digital streaming giant Amazon has set Nov. 30 as the premiere date for its stand-up comedy docuseries Inside Jokes. The six-episode series follows comics working to establish themselves in the industry and ...
October 15, 2018

Digital streaming giant Amazon has set Nov. 30 as the premiere date for its stand-up comedy docuseries Inside Jokes.

The six-episode series follows comics working to establish themselves in the industry and vying for a spot in the Montreal Just For Laughs Festival ‘New Faces’ showcase.

Throughout the series, audiences will see Rosebud Baker, Robert Dean, Kellen Erskine, Simon Gibson, MK Paulsen, Alzo Slade and Daphnique Springs as they go through the process to audition for the showcase, with behind-the-scenes looks at their lives and careers.

‘New Faces’ alums featured in Inside Jokes include Hannibal Buress, Gary Gulman, Pete Holmes, Gabriel Iglesias, Colin Jost and Chelsea Peretti. Comedian Cameron Esposito also appears.

Jimmy Fox serves as executive producer under his Main Event Media banner, in conjunction with All3Media America. Anton Leo serves as executive produce for Just For Laughs Media, alongside EPs Neil Berkeley, Bruce Hills and Star Price.

Inside Jokes will premiere exclusively on Amazon Prime Video for customers in the U.S., UK, Canada, Australia and New Zealand, on Nov. 30.

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Daniele Alcinii is a news editor at realscreen, the leading international publisher of non-fiction film and television industry news and content. He joined the RS team in 2015 with experience in journalism following a stint out west with Sun Media in Edmonton's Capital Region, and with communications work in Melbourne, Australia and Toronto. You can follow him on Twitter at @danielealcinii.

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