Just For Laughs Presents: Stand-Up On Guard For Thee

Canada turns 150 in 2017. To celebrate this milestone in the funniest way possible, Just For Laughs rolls out the best moments from its illustrious history in a two-hour clip-based comedy spectacular. Hosted by the charming star of Schitt’s Creek, Daniel Levy, this special sets out to prove that Canada is the funniest country on earth.

Featuring both homegrown Canadian stars and international comedy icons, STAND-UP ON GUARD FOR THEE pokes fun at Canada’s culture, languages, and politics. With clips from comedy veterans Seth Rogen, Tina Fey, Russell Peters, Trevor Noah, Rick Mercer and more, this will undoubtedly be the funniest birthday bash Canada has ever thrown.

Tuesday, June 20, 8:00 PM ET

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CBC/Radio-Canada is pleased to present this first look at its special line-up of Canada 150 programs. The public broadcaster will be at the heart of Canada’s 150th anniversary year, sharing Canadian stories to understand the past, celebrate the present and embrace the future, including the perspectives of the Indigenous Peoples of Canada, whose history extends far beyond these past 150 years. This multiplatform programming offer will take all Canadians on a journey to somewhere they have never been before, while helping them discover a vision of Canada’s future together.

This CBC/Radio-Canada 2017 Programming Guide outlines our extensive Canada 150 programming offer: documentaries, radio programs, kids’ programs, entertainment and arts specials, innovative digital and virtual reality initiatives, and ongoing news and current affairs coverage of the people, places and events in every region of the country that will shape this milestone year.

Stay tuned for more programming announcements, and broadcast dates and times.