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Funny Or Die's "Make Em LAFF" Comedy Competition & Showcase

Funny Or Die is reteaming with the Los Angeles Film Festival to host the second annual “Make ‘em LAFF” online talent competition and live comedy showcase to celebrate diversity in the comedy world.

10 short-listed videos from the competition that are featured on this page will be viewed by a jury comprised of comedians Jason Mantzoukas (Kroll Show, Parks and Recreation), Beth Stelling (@midnight, Jimmy Kimmel Live!) and Ron Funches (Kroll Show, Undateable) as well as Film Independent curator Elvis Mitchell. The top 3 videos selected by the jury will screen at the Make ‘em LAFF Showcase at the LA Film Festival on June 11. Tickets Available Here

This live showcase of stand-up performances and comedy videos features comedians such as Jermaine Fowler, Solomon Georgio, Ali Wong and host Chris Garcia, with additional performers to be announced.

The Make ‘em LAFF winner, who will be announced live at the showcase, will meet with Funny Or Die producers where they'll pitch ideas for their next comedy video & once Funny Or Die approves a concept, we will co-produce the video and have it distributed on Funny Or Die.