2023 Canadian Screen Awards.

Best Direction, Variety or Sketch Comedy

Shelagh O’Brien

Roast Battle Canada

"Episode 201"


Roast Battle Canada sees two pairs of Canadian comics face-off in each episode, hurling ruthless jokes at each other in hopes of coming out unscathed and crowned victorious. Hosted by actor and comedian, Ennis Esmer, the series features a distinguished panel of judges led by comedy megastar, Russell Peters; along with writer, producer, actor, and all-around funny person, Sabrina Jalees; and comedian and semi-finalist in the original Roast Battle, K. Trevor Wilson.

Episode Synopsis:
Hosted by Ennis Esmer, a panel of all-star comedians including Russell Peters, Sabrina Jalees and K. Trevor Wilson, judge an epic battle of roasts. Featuring comedians Salma Hindy, Sophie Buddle, Jean Paul and Ron Josol.

Shelagh O'Brien




Bell Media

Production Company:

Just For Laughs Television, Counterfeit Pictures