Contact Us FAQ Fran├žais
Home / Laugh Attack - Comedy Adapts to Cancel Culture: W5

Laugh Attack - Comedy Adapts to Cancel Culture: W5


Catalogue Number:  CTV935
Producer:  CTV
Producers:  Miller, Derek
Directors:  Hughes, David
Producing Agencies:  CTV Television
Subject:  Canadian Social Issues, Current Events, Documentary, Social Issues
Language:  English
Grade Level:  9 - 12, Post Secondary, Adult
Country Of Origin:  Canada
Copyright Year:  2023
Running Time:  22:23


Request Preview Access
Sandie Rinaldo investigates how Canadian stand-up comedians are adapting to the climate of 'cancel culture' and political correctness.

Russell Peters went from a challenging childhood where he was the target of bullying to become one of the biggest names in comedy, known for his sharp observational humour about ethnicity, race and cultural stereotypes. Rolling Stone magazine lists the 52-year-old Indo-Canadian who was raised in Brampton, Ontaio as one of the 50 best comics of all time. Peters, is a man with a reputation for not pulling any punches.



Related Titles

Letterkenny: W5

Letterkenny: W5

CTV CTV749

Letterkenny is a runaway success on Crave-TV, but the comedy cult hit got its start on social...

Life of Cleese: W5

Life of Cleese: W5

CTV CTV788

When John Cleese was attending the elite Clifton College in Bristol, England, he was studying under...

Funny Pains: The Life and Times of Comedian Wendi Starling

Funny Pains: The Life and Times of Comedian Wendi Starling

Passion River Films PR0013

Woman, stand-up comic, writer, producer, bipolar, Californian Wendi Starling takes on New York City...

3 Still Standing

3 Still Standing

Passion River Films PR3137

3 Still Standing follows three veteran stand up comics as they struggle to survive the downfall of...

The Last Laugh

The Last Laugh

Passion River Films PR3803

Are we allowed to make jokes about the Holocaust? The outrageously funny and thought-provoking...


Browse Our Collection By Subject

View All Subjects