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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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Selina Chignall joins the realscreen team as a staff writer. Prior to working with rs, she covered lobbying activity at Hill Times Publishing. She also spent a year covering the Hill as a journalist with iPolitics. Her beat focused on youth, education, democratic reform, innovation and infrastructure. She holds a Master of Arts in Journalism from Western University and a Honours Bachelor of Arts from the University of Toronto.

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