Derek Edwards

Speaker


Derek Edwards

Award-Winning Comedian

Derek Edwards’ award-winning humour has made him one of the hottest properties in Canada. Identifying himself with the ordinary working guy, his comedic gift is making the ordinary extraordinary. A regular at the Just for Laughs Festival, where he was recently hailed as a “virtuoso at the peak of his performance,” Derek’s delivers his comedy with polished style and impeccable timing.

Derek has performed from Las Vegas to St. John’s, and in most of the cities in between. He is the only Canadian winner of the prestigious Vail International Comedy Competition, is a two time Gemini nominee and has been nominated five times as Best Standup Comic at the Canadian Comedy Awards.

His numerous TV credits include Just For Laughs, CBC’s Comics, The Debaters and Laugh out Loud.

Derek is currently performing his latest one man show, Alls I’m Saying, at theatres across Canada.


Comedy

He makes the ordinary extraordinary. Canadian everyman Derek Edwards has taken everyday subjects and spun yarns that have left audiences in stitches for over twenty years in his acclaimed career. Based on his Timmins, Ontario rural roots, his humour is delivered with a polished style and impeccable timing. Identifying himself with the ordinary working guy, his comedic gift is making the ordinary extraordinary. He creates enchanting tales based on everyday subjects and delivers them with polished style and impeccable timing.