2019 Lineup:

2019_MCCF_ChrisGethard

Chris Gethard is the star of “The Chris Gethard Show” and the host of the
popular Earwolf podcast “Beautiful Stories from Anonymous People.”
Chris starred in the Mike Birbiglia film, “Don’t Think Twice”, and can be seen as
‘Todd’ on Comedy Central’s “Broad City”. Other credits include “Inside Amy
Schumer,” “Parks and Recreation,” “The Office,” and the film “The Heat.” Chris is
also the author of the book A Bad Idea I’m About to Do and his first stand-up
album (“My Comedy Album”) debuted at #2 on Billboard’s Heatseekers chart in
2014. Chris’s one man show, “Career Suicide” (produced by Judd Apatow), premiered
on HBO in 2017 after completing a successful off-broadway run at The Lynn
Redgrave Theatre in NYC. Chris’s next book, Lose Well (HarperOne), is out now.

 

2019_MCCF_SabrinaJalees

Sabrina Jalees is a Canadian Pakistani comedian, keynote speaker and writer based in Los Angeles and has a strong following as a stand-up touring across multiple continents. Sabrina was most recently a writer and executive story editor for ABC’s “The Mayor”. Sabrina also has 15-minute special on Netflix’s “The Comedy Lineup”, was a recurring guest on Comedy Central’s “The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore”, and is developing the next iteration of her web-series “How Many Questions” with Comedy Central’s digital arm. She has also appeared on “Last Comic Standing”, “Best Week Ever”, and “Adam Devine’s House Party”. She is an incredible advocate for gay rights, racial diversity and speaks to living honestly as you can see from her inspirational TED talk. Sabrina can be seen on “Transparent” on Amazon and she recently finished writing on NBC’s “Crowded” and “Powerless”.

 

Last Year’s Lineup (2018):

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2017 Lineup:

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