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Darrin Rose

The host of Match Game, Darrin Rose is also known as Bill the bartender on the CBC sitcom Mr. D, and he recently appeared on the Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson on CBS. He has been called “one of the hottest comedians in Canada” by GQ magazine.

Darrin is a five-time performer at the Just For Laughs festival in Montreal and a six time Canadian Comedy Award nominee. His show was selected Best of the Fest at the Edinburgh Comedy Festival and his half-hour CTV comedy special was nominated for a prestigious Canadian Screen Award for Best Performance in a Variety or Comedy Series. In 2014, he won a Canadian Comedy Award for Best Live Performance for his appearance on Just for Laughs. He was a regular on MuchMusic’s hit show Video On Trial, and has appeared on NBC’s Last Comic Standing, Britain’s NutsTV, and MTV Live.

Rose has made audiences howl in Las Vegas, Hong Kong, Singapore, England, Ireland and across Canada. He is a regular at the Comedy & Magic Club in Los Angeles, where he lives.

    - TV Guide

“One of the hottest comedians in Canada, who stormed the Just For Laughs festival”
    - GQ magazine

“A gosh darned funny comedian”
     - Craig Ferguson

“One of Canada’s best comedic exports”
    - Cadence magazine

“Darrin Rose is setting the comedic world on fire”
    - CHCH Hamilton

“Clever, funny, and fast becoming one of Canada’s most popular comics.”
    - Where magazine, Ottawa

FOUR STARS “This is one of the most articulate comics I’ve seen lately, with a well-thought-out concept put across with pizzazz.”
    -  the Scotsman newspaper, Edinburgh

-  Scene magazine, London

“Super stand-up.”
    -  Now magazine, Toronto