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Ron Josol represents the new generation of comedy. With his modish comedy style and commanding stage presence, he is one of the hottest acts today.
He performs regularly in Canada, U.S., Pacific Islands, Persian Gulf, Asia, central America, the Carribean and the middle east.
In his 2nd year as a comedian, Ron won the Craven A’s funniest home grown competition for the Just For Laughs comedy festival in 2000. Since then he has been performing in festivals such as the, Winnipeg Comedy Festival, Just for laughs festival, INTERNATIONAL COMEDY FEST 2k8, The Orange County Comedy Festival and the “LOL Comedy Festival” in Hollywood, California.
Indubitably, the most recognizable Asian comedian in Canada, Ron was profiled on the Comedy Network, ABS-CBN Asia, Showtime Dubai, CBC, Discovery channel, Echo, omni1&2, MTV Canada, and recently the Biography Channel Canada.
He has hosted his own television series on the new omni2 Network called, “FLIP”. He produced, co-wrote and starred as the lead of a short film based on his true story entitled, “Rolling Longaniza,” which aired on the CBC Zflicks. He has written and perform on the Much Music hit show “Video on Trial” and Much more music.
Ron has taped numerous stand-up comedy specials in his career. He first achieved his own comedy special in 2000, “Comedy Now”, on CTV/Comedy network. He has been featured in ABS-CBN’s Slanted comedy taped at the San Jose Improv and recently recorded 2 comedy specials produced by SHOWTIME DUBAI. In January 2009, Hollywood producers have taken notice and gave him the opportunity to film his 1st US national spot in the “LOL comedy festival” on showtime USA.