Just For Laughs announces Eddie Izzard, Seth Meyers, Joan Rivers, Sarah Silverman among Montreal fest performers

By | May 23, 2013 at 6:05 pm | One comment | News | Tags: ,

Screen shot 2013-05-23 at 5.59.01 PMJust For Laughs in Montreal has announced the bulk of this year’s lineup of comedians set to perform in July, boasting gala shows hosted by the likes of Eddie Izzard, Seth Meyers, Joan Rivers, Craig Ferguson and Sarah Silverman. The Keynote speaker this year will be Colin Quinn; he follows Patton Oswalt and Marc Maron who gave the address in 2012 and 2011, respectively. The festival, the longest running comedy festival in the world, will run from July 10 through July 28. The conference portion of the festival, including the annual State of the Industry Address by Andy Kindler, the Keynote speaker and a series of industry panels ranging from television, film, stand-up and Web, will run from July 25 to July 27.

Other performers for this year’s festival include Maria Bamford, Amy Schumer, Kristen Schaal, Colin Quinn, Bobby Moynihan, Taran Killam, Bo Burnham, Hannibal Buress, Colin Mochrie, Chris D’Elia, Nick Kroll, Tig Notaro, Marc Maron, Rory Scovel, Steve Patterson, John Lutz, Sam Simmons, Judah Friedlander, Marc Maron, Brad Sherwood, Danny Bhoy, Pete Holmes, Jessica Kirson, Gary Gulman, Elon Gold, Kumail Nanjiani, Todd Barry, Brian Posehn, Kyle Kinane, Trevor Noah, Todd Glass, Brody Stevens, Bert Kreischer, Harland Williams, Godfrey, Bobby Slayton, Jimmy Carr, Jermaine Fowler, Brent Weinbach, Ron Funches, Beth Stelling, Carmen Lynch, Kurt Metzger, Lee Camp, Nate Bargatze, Arj Barker, Barry Rothbart, Sean Cullen, Louis Katz, Joe DeRosa, Jake Johanssen, Rich Hall, Greg Fitzsimmons, Scott Adsit, Jon Reep, Johnny Pemberton, Ryan Belleville, Ryan Stout, Dan Saint Germain, Brent Morin, Jon Steinberg, Dov Davidoff and more.

There will be live podcast recordings of the following shows: The Todd Barry Podcast, Professor Blastoff, Mike Ward Is Full Of Shit, Fitzdog Radio, You Know What Dude with Robert Kelly, Ronna & Beverly, You Made It Weird with Pete Holmes and WTF with Marc Maron.

For the complete lineup, check out hahaha.com.

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