Just For Laughs Will Be Epic This Year


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Both Montreal and Chicago are set to be overtaken by live comedy by The Just For Laughs Comedy Arts Festival this summer before the world is let down when absolutely nothing happens in regards to it ending. From a Paul F. Tompkins fresh off his amazing 1-hr storytelling special Laboring Under Delusions to Epic Meal Time to the Muppets to Wendy Liebman to names people should know more like James Adomian, Sean Patton, and Jerrod Carmichael, JFL 2012 is shaping up to be epic (even beyond Epic Meal Time standards).

Scheduled to perform/appear in JFL Montreal:
The Muppets
Jim Gaffigan
Paul F. Tompkins 
Lewis Black
Aziz Ansari
Jim Jefferies
Key & Peele
Marc Maron
Todd Barry
Hannibal Buress
Jimmy Carr
Anthony Jeselnik
Andy Kindler
Paul Provenza
Pete Holmes
Wendy Liebman
Epic Meal Time
Kristen Schaal
Eric Andre
James Adomian
Rob Delaney
Rory Scovel
Moshe Kasher
Tommy Johnagin
Sean Patton
Hari Kondabolu
Mo Mandel
Greg Behrendt
Joe Mande
Mike Lawrence
Myq Kaplan
Nick Vatterott
Jerrod Carmichael
Brian Keith Etheridge
Nikki Glaser
and more!

Scheduled to perform/appear in JFL Chicago:
Patton Oswalt
Mike Birbiglia’s My Girlfriend’s Boyfriend
Stephen Merchant
John Oliver
Hannibal Buress
Kyle Kinane 
Nick Offerman’s American Ham
Henson Alternative
Jeff Ross
TJ Miller’s Performance Anxiety
Kelly Carlin’s A Carlin Home Companion 
and more!

If you were wondering, the 2012 New Faces are still unannounced.