Just For Laughs Is Going Remote

Just For Laugh’s announced yesterday that they are taking the Just for Laughs’ Festival to the internets for 2020 with free programming, funny, interactive online gatherings, conversations, panels and performances taking place over two days from October 9 to 10, 2020 (Friday and Saturday).

JFL has announced the following participants (with more to come):


Hannah Gadsby
Jo Koy
Kenya Barris
Howie Mandel
Tituss Burgess
Sarah Cooper
Nicole Byer
Trixie Mattel
Amber Ruffin
Jenny Hagel
Andy Kindler
DeAnne Smith
Canada’s Drag Race (Crave)
Tooning Out the News (CBS All Access)
Variety’s 10 Comics to Watch 2020
New Faces: Creators

Not much else has been revealed, including how to access the Festival other than going back to the Festival’s website on the days of programming. Oh, there is also a festival Facebook group that you can join.