Sid Williams Theatre

Shaun Majumder

Shaun Majumder

SHAUN MAJUMDER is a premiere entertainer and top-shelf comedian. The Gemini Award-winning actor, host and comedian hails from Burlington, Newfoundland (population 350). He may be best recognized as the co-host of CBC’s This Hour Has 22 Minutes. Dedicated to family and community, he has worked with the towns of Burlington, Middle Arm and Smith's Harbour to "put it on the map". His documentary series Majumder Manor told the story of his dream to transform his home town into a high-end, sustainable tourist destination and ran for 2 seasons on the W Network. He is also a favourite of the internationally renowned Just for Laughs Comedy Festival, having hosted the TV series for three seasons.

SHAUN’s television credits include a starring role in the Farrelly Brothers Fox comedy Unhitched in 2008 before his Comedy Central Presents special debuted. He has also appeared on Detroit 1-8-7, Republic of Doyle, 24, Hatching, Matching and Dispatching, Robson Arms, The Firm, Cedric the Entertainer Presents, and Da Kink in My Hair.

His film credits include Harold and Kumar Go to White Castle, Bob Funk, The Ladies Man, Pushing Tin, Purpose, and Unhitched. He currently splits his time between Los Angeles, Halifax, and Newfoundland.

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