Just For Laughs: All Access

Just For Laughs: All Access

All Access is an exclusive stand-up series that features the biggest names from around the world. From the stages of Montreal's grand Place des Arts and gritty Club Soda, Just For Laughs brings you the very best in stand-up today.

4 seasons of this hit series are currently airing on Comedy in Canada.

Season 5 is airing now! Catch an all-new episode every Saturday at 9:00 PM on Comedy!


Just For Laughs TV produces over 30 hours of stand-up comedy programming every year, primarily for Canadian broadcasters. Many of our shows from over the years can be seen in syndication on TV channels across the globe. Seen all the classics and still looking for more? Check out some of our most recent productions below:


Rick Mercer: Raise A Little Hell

Rick Mercer: Raise A Little Hell

Rick Mercer raises a little hell about Canada’s 150th anniversary in this one-hour comedy special. Joining forces with Canada’s “Unofficial Opposition” are some of the best stand-up comedians working today. Featuring the hilarious shadow cabinet of W. Kamau Bell, Jessica Kirson, Arthur Simeon, Tom Papa, and Carl Barron.

Check local listings for repeat airings or watch online here


STAND-UP ON GUARD FOR THEE

Mega Stars - Volume 3

Canada turns 150 in 2017. To celebrate this milestone in the funniest way possible, Just For Laughs rolls out the best moments from its illustrious history in a two-hour clip-based comedy spectacular. Hosted by the charming star of Schitt’s Creek Dan Levy, this special sets out to prove that Canada is the funniest country on earth. Featuring both homegrown Canadian stars and international comedy icons, Stand-Up on Guard for Thee pokes fun at Canada’s culture, languages, and politics. With clips from comedy veterans Seth Rogen, Tina Fey, Russell Peters, Trevor Noah, Rick Mercer and more, this will undoubtedly be the funniest birthday bash Canada has ever thrown.

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Pat Thornton: Different Times

Pat Thornton: Different Times

Pat Thornton delivers a full half-hour of offbeat comedy in this exclusive one-man special. With topics ranging from car commercials and peanut butter to wobbly legs and hypothetical questions, Pat teaches us that we’re truly living in different times. Don’t forget to live your truth.

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K. Trevor Wilson: Bigger in Person

>K. Trevor Wilson: Bigger in Person

K. Trevor Wilson delivers a full half-hour of clever, laid-back storytelling comedy in this exclusive one-man special. With topics ranging from his awkward adolescence to being drunk in church, this show’s as funny as two, three Trevs, easy.

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Howie Mandel All-Star Comedy Gala

Howie Mandel All-Star Comedy Gala

Howie Mandel returns to Montreal to host an exclusive 2-hour comedy special. Featuring one-of-a-kind performances from Howie himself and a line-up of the funniest stand-ups working today, including: Iliza Shlesinger, Jay Pharoah, Russell Peters, Tom Papa, JB Smoove, Alonzo Bodden, Gina Brillon, Jo Koy, Ryan Hamilton and Matt Donaher.

Check local listings for repeat airings on The CW USA. In Canada, check local listings for repeat airings on CTV or watch online here.


The Nasty Show: Volume II

The Nasty Show: Volume II

Brace yourself for the most shocking comedy show ever produced, part deux. Just For Laughs presents THE NASTY SHOW: VOLUME II, hosted by Brad Williams fresh off his own Showtime comedy special. This year’s line-up features some of the most deranged minds in comedy, including: Bobby Slayton, Corey Holcomb, Paula Bel, Mike Ward, Yamaneika, and Ralphie May. With no subject too taboo, this special delivers on its promise to shock and appal. Consider yourself duly warned.

Check local listings for repeat airings on Showtime.


Funny As Hell

Funny As Hell

Hosted by TV's Jon Dore, Funny as Hell is the kind of unfiltered, unapologetic, and gloriously weird stand-up comedy series you've come to ruthlessly demand from Just For Laughs. Featuring the industry's most dynamic talents, Funny as Hell offers the highest-calibre uncensored comedy this side of Warsaw. Six seasons of this award-winning series are currently airing on HBO Canada and SeeSo USA. Check it out here if you’re in Canada or here if you’re in the US.


Just For Laughs: All Access

Just For Laughs: All Access

All Access is an exclusive stand-up series that features the biggest names from around the world. From the stages of Montreal's grand Place des Arts and gritty Club Soda, Just For Laughs brings you the very best in stand-up today.
4 seasons of this hit series are currently airing on Comedy in Canada.

Check out more info and watch full episodes on Comedy’s website here.


2016 CBC Galas

Mega Stars - Volume 3
Mega Stars - Volume 3

In a world full of shining stars, some burn brighter. From Montreal’s famed Just For Laughs Festival comes a larger-than-life showcase of today’s biggest and brightest comedic talent. Volume 3 features performances from Gerry Dee, IIiza Shlesinger, Lewis Black, Danny Bhoy, Dave Hughes, Ralphie May and Greg Proops.

Check local listings for repeat airings or watch online here.


P.K. Subban: Shots Fired
P.K. Subban: Shots Fired

NHL star P.K. Subban makes a triumphant return to Montreal in this one-of-a-kind comedy special. Trading his skates for a microphone, P.K. throws some punchlines as he presents a line-up of some of the best comedians working today. Starring Jeremy Hotz, Nate Bargatze, Dom Irrera, Tom Rhodes, Rebecca Kohler, and the Sklar Brothers.

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Jeff Goldblum - Basic Bro
Jeff Goldblum - Basic Bro

Hollywood superstar and jazz virtuoso Jeff Goldblum holds us captive in this suave one-hour comedy special. Star of the hit films Jurassic Park, Independence Day, and more, Goldblum lights up the Just For Laughs stage with wit and charisma as he presents some of the sharpest minds in comedy today. Featuring Godfrey, Russell Howard, Patrick Haye, Darrin Rose, Elon Gold, and Lynn Koplitz.

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Nathan Lane: Showstopper
Nathan Lane: Showstopper

Star of stage and screen, the delightfully charming Nathan Lane brings his flare and panache to Montreal. The Emmy award-winning actor returns to Just For Laughs for the first time in 18 years in this one-of-a-kind comedy special, featuring songs, sketches, and a ton of laughs. Featuring hilarious performances from Kathleen Madigan, Mark Watson, Sean Emeny, Ron Josol, and Alan Carr.

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2015 CBC Galas

Wanda Sykes: Better-looking & Stylish
Wanda Sykes: Better-looking & Stylish

A fixture of great TV, comedy veteran Wanda Sykes brings her sassy stand-up and larger-than-life personality to the renowned Just For Laughs stage. Join Wanda and a bevy of comedy stars as she delivers both style and substance in this hour-long special. Featuring Harland Williams, Alonzo Bodden, Nate Bargatze, Sarah Millican, Tim Nutt, and Tom Ballard.

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Sir Patrick Stewart: A Knight Of Comedy
Sir Patrick Stewart: A Knight Of Comedy

Sir Patrick Stewart, Knight of the Realm, brings all the wit, elegance, and gravitas you’d expect from a British thespian to the Just For Laughs stage. He’s a former member of the Royal Shakespeare Company and a fictional Star Ship captain, marking the first time a bona fide knight in shining armour has hosted a Just For Laughs gala. Join Sir Patrick for a star-studded evening of comedy, featuring the hilarious Sebastian Maniscalco, Gina Yashere, Russell Howard, Jim Breuer, and Pete Zedlacher.

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Jane Lynch: Tall, Blonde, & Handsome
Jane Lynch: Tall, Blonde, & Handsome

Emmy award-winning actor, star of the hit television show Glee, and Hollywood darling Jane Lynch holds us captive in this one-hour comedy special. Join the musical Jane as she hosts a slew of top comics, including Tom Papa, Wil Anderson, Ronny Chieng, Danny Bhoy, and Canadian crowd favourite Kristeen von Hagen.

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Alan Cumming: Great Scot
Alan Cumming: Great Scot

Multi-talented star of stage and screen Alan Cumming brings his charms to the Just For Laughs festival in Montreal. Join the Tony-Award winning actor and a handful of spectacular comedians for a night of racy yet classy entertainment. Featuring Orny Adams, Dana Gould, and Joel Creasey, along with Canadian superstars Shaun Majumder and Seán Cullen.

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Neil Patrick Harris: Circus Awesomeus

Neil Patrick Harris: Circus Awesomeus

Experience a comedy event like no other as Neil Patrick Harris, the Tony award-winning actor, comedian, TV star, and magician, adds ‘ringmaster’ to his resume. Behold Circus Awesomeus, with an extraordinary cast of characters handpicked by Neil himself. Featuring gravity-defying acrobat Hugo Desmarais, the incredible beatboxing Beardyman, juggling sensation Nicolas Fortin, Australian puppet-human comedy duo Sammy J & Randy, little person comedian Brad Williams, sword-swallower Brett Loudermilk, cabaret superstar Bridget Everett, mysterious magician Ed Alonzo, and towering circus clown and singer extraordinaire Puddles Pity Party. Come one, come all - this circus is sure to amaze! Check local listings or the HBO Canada website for repeat airings.


Ellie Kemper: Unbreakable Comedy Gala

Ellie Kemper: Unbreakable Comedy Gala

She’s adorably adorable and one of the fastest-rising stars in Hollywood. The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt star Ellie Kemper brings her superniceness to the Just For Laughs stage in this feature-length comedy spectacular. Join Ellie as she plays host to the best stand-ups in the business. Featuring Debra DiGiovanni, Pete Holmes, Margaret Cho, Michael Che, Reggie Watts, Chris Hardwick, Thomas Middleditch, and Wyatt Cenac.

Check local listings for repeat airings on HBO Canada.


AMERICAN PRODUCTIONS

Just For Laughs (Starring Howie Mandel)
Just For Laughs (Starring Howie Mandel)

Howie Mandel has been everywhere you can go in showbiz, but there’s no place like the Just For Laughs Festival in Montreal where he got his start. This exclusive 90-minute comedy special features one-of-a-kind performances from Howie himself as he hosts a line-up of the best stand-ups working today. Featuring Jim Breuer, Pete Holmes, Fortune Feimster, Marina Franklin, Vladimir Caamaño, and the “Roastmaster General” Jeff Ross.

Check local listings for repeat airings on The CW.


The Nasty Show
The Nasty Show

Brace yourself for the most shocking comedy show ever produced. Just For Laughs presents THE NASTY SHOW. Hosted by Howard Stern alum Artie Lange and featuring the most deranged minds in comedy: Gilbert Gottfried, Jimmy Carr, Mike Wilmot, Mike Ward, Gina Yashere, and Luenell. Consider bringing hand sanitizer and keep the kids in bed; this uncensored special is not for the faint of heart.

Check local listings for repeat airings on Showtime.


JUST FOR LAUGHS AUSTRALIA

JFL@SOH
JFL@SOH

Hosted by Australian megastars Dave Thornton and Tommy Little, Just For Laughs @ Sydney Opera House is a one-of-a-kind TV series that features world-class comics performing at the world’s most iconic venue. With an Australian-heavy roster of standup comedians, including Americans, Canadians, New Zealanders, some Brits, an Irishman and a South African, JFL@SOH showcases the best performances from the Just For Laughs festival in Sydney. Four seasons of this unique series are currently airing on The Comedy Channel in Australia. The series features Rove McManus, Dave Hughes, Rhys Darby, Jim Gaffigan, Margaret Cho and heaps more.