SiriusXM is looking for the best comic in Canada

Congratulations to Chanty Marostica, the winner of SiriusXM's 2018 Top Comic. Chanty Marostica received $25,000, a guaranteed spot at four of the world’s biggest comedy festivals in 2018: JFL Sydney 2018, a solo show at JFL42 and JFL NorthWest 2019, and a spot at Just For Laughs Montreal 2019, including a feature in a Bell property TV taping.

Check Chanty Out

Below are those hilarious few who made it to SiriusXM’s Top Comic Finale at JFL42. They’re all winners in our eyes…except for Chanty Marostica, who was the actual winner. And Sophie Buddle and Nick Reynoldson, who were the runners up. The REST are all almost winners.

PRIZE DETAILS


Finalists perform at the SiriusXM Top Comic Finale at JFL42 in Toronto

The winner will win $25,000

and the title of SiriusXM's
Top Comic

SiriusXM Canada is searching for Canada’s Top Comic! We’re bringing all the Finalists to Toronto to perform at the Finale at JFL42 where a panel of judges will choose one winner to take home $25,000 and the title of SiriusXM’s Top Comic 2018.

The winner will also receive a solo show at JFL42 and JFL NorthWest 2019, and a spot at Just For Laughs Montreal 2019, including a feature in a Bell property TV taping. New this year, the winner will also receive a booking at JFL Sydney 2018. Two runners-up will receive spots at Just For Laughs Montreal 2019, including a feature in a Bell property TV taping, a double-threat show at JFL42 2019 and a cash prize of $2500 each.

And just for participating, we’ll be giving all the comics that audition a professionally recorded video of their audition.

HOW IT WORKS

SEMI-FINALS

Three comics from each audition night have been chosen to be our Semi-Finalists and their live audition videos have been posted on this site for a nation-wide vote.

VOTING

Starting July 27 and over 3 weeks, Canada will vote for their favourite performance videos from all Semi-Finalists. The 6 with the most votes will become Finalists, plus we’re picking 2 wild cards from the bunch.

WINNER

All 8 finalists will perform live at the SiriusXM Top Comic Comedy Finale during JFL42 on September 27th and a panel of judges will select one winner to be crowned SiriusXM’s Top Comic.

What’s the prize?
The winner will take home $25,000 to support their comedic career development. The winner also get a booking at JFL Sydney 2018, a solo show at JFL42 and JFL NorthWest 2019, and a spot at Just For Laughs Montreal 2019, including a feature in a Bell property TV taping.

What about the rest?
There will be two runners up, both getting $2500. TV spots next year in Montreal, and a double-threat show for the following JFL42.

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