Traveling From: Toronto
Fees:$7,501 - $10,000
Darrin Rose is a Canadian Comedian, Writer, and Actor. Darrin is the host of Match Game on the Comedy Network
Experience: Darrin Rose has been performing stand-up comedy for nine years. Darrin hosts Match Game on the Comedy Network, plays Bill on the CBC sitcom Mr. D, and is a regular cast member on MuchMusic’s Video On Trial.
Darrin has appeared three times at the Just For Laughs festival. He has appeared twice on CBC’s Halifax Comedy Festival and he has his one man show called “What’s Potpourri?” He has also appeared on NBC’s Last Comic Standing, Britain’s NutsTV, and MTV Live.
Darrin has written for YTV’s number one show Scaredy Squirrel, as well as Baxter and The Latest Buzz, on Family. He has also done comedy writing work for CTV, Comedy Network, and MuchMusic. Darrin has worked on the pilot episode of Dave Foley’s new CTV sitcom, Spun Out. As well, he has written for Disney, developing a cartoon called Spaceface.
Darrin was selected Best of the Fest and received four stars at the Edinburgh Comedy Festival in 2010. He is a four-time Canadian Comedy Award nominee – including Best Male Stand-Up in 2011. In 2012, Darrin won a Canadian Screenwriting Award for Best Animated Script, following nominations in 2009 and 2010. His half hour stand-up special on CTV was nominated for a Canadian Screen Award – the new Gemini’s – for Best Performance in a Variety/Comedy Series in 2013. Darrin Rose tours across Canada, the US, and the United Kingdom.
Performance Style: Darrin Rose’s hilarious stand-up comedy act touches on family, dating, fantasies, and his desire to live up to an idea of manhood formed by his childhood. Based on his four star reviewed show at the Edinburgh Comedy Festival, his show will leave you in stitches!GQ magazine calls him “one of the hottest comedians in Canada right now.” See why Darrin Rose has wowed audiences in Las Vegas, Europe and throughout Canada! Laugh! Laugh some more!
Personality: “I put on my pants one leg at a time like everyone else, but with a long pause between legs to reconsider my decision on those pants.” – Darrin Rose, Twitter
Works Well in this Type of Event: Private Events, Comedy Festivals, Comedy Clubs, Corporate Events, Sports Events, Casino Events, Charity Events, Celebrity Speaking Events, Conventions, and Trade Shows.
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Partial Television Credits
Big Break – Story Consultant Shaftesbury 2011
Spaceface – Writer (Bible, Pilot) Guru/Disney UK 2011
Scaredy Squirrel Writer – (3 eps) Nelvana 2010
Love Your Style Story – Consultant (1 ep) Decode 2010
Baxter Story – Consultant (13 ep) Shaftesbury 2010
Comedy Now Writer – Comedy Network 2010
Beer Goggles – Creative Consultant Decode 2010
Video On Trial I-IV – Writer (28 eps) MuchMusic 2010
Love Court Writer – (20 eps) MuchMusic 2009
FOUR STARS “This is one of the most articulate comics I’ve seen lately, with a well-thought-out concept put across with pizzazz.”
The Scotsman newspaper, Edinburgh
“One of the hottest comics in Canada right now, who stormed the Just For Laughs festival.”
Now Magazine, Toronto
“Very funny… solid, original material.”
The Serious Comedy Site