From a media release:
CTV and Just For Laughs announced today that production has wrapped on an all-new season ofÂ THE STAND UP SHOW WITH JON DORE.Â Amid COVID-19 safety protocols, eight half-hour episodes were filmed in front of live, socially distanced audiences at Crowâ€™s Next Theatre in Toronto last month.
Produced as part of Bell Mediaâ€™s ongoing partnership with Just For Laughs and hosted by Canadian comedian Jon Dore (THE JON DORE TELEVISION SHOW, FUNNY AS HELL),Â the second season is slated to premiere on CTV Comedy Channel, with broadcast details to be confirmed later.
Featuring Doreâ€™s notorious offbeat humour, the newest episodes features performances from some of Canadaâ€™s most sought-after homegrown comedians includingÂ Al Val,Â Debra DiGiovanni,Â Nour Hadidi, andÂ Salma Hindy, as well as many coveted Just For Laughsâ€™Â New Faces: CanadaÂ alumni likeÂ Cassie Cao,Â Brandon Ash-Mohammed,Â Dave Merheje,Â Hoodo Hersi,Â Hisham Kelati,Â Nick Nemeroff,Â Ron Josol, ,Â Yumi Nagashima, and many more.
THE STAND UP SHOW WITH JON DOREÂ is produced by CTV, in association with Just For Laughs Television and Counterfeit Pictures. Bruce Hills is Executive Producer and also President, Just For Laughs. Anton Leo serves as Executive Producer, along with Dan Bennett and Shane Corkery of Counterfeit Pictures.