Best of Festival

Shaun Majumder hosts the all-star lineup of Canadian comics on The Comedy Network’s Best of the Fest. The one-hour special captures highlights of The Ninth Annual Canadian Comedy Awards and Festival, a laughter-filled, weekend-long event, sponsored by The Comedy Network.

Taped at Casino Regina, Best of the Fest: Canadian Comedy Awards and Festival 2008 showcases some of Canada’s funniest comedians. Hosted by Shaun Majumder, highlights of the special include hilarious acceptance speeches from Hollywood funnyman Seth Rogen, international comic superstar Russell Peters, and This Hour Has 22 Minutes’ Gavin Crawford; musical performances by Seán Cullen and Shaun Majumder, and killer sets from Peter Anthony, Jennifer Grant, David Merry, DeAnne Smith and Derek Edwards. The show also features cameo appearances by comedians Dave Foley, Gerry Dee, and Corner Gas’ Lorne Cardinal.