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Cara Connors: Kyle Brownrigg and Howie Mandel

cara connors: The next generation of stars may be found on Homegrown Comics, taped earlier this summer at the Just For Laughs comedy festival in Montreal, according to The Chronicle Herald. The hour-long special premieres Monday, Sept. 3 on Comedy. Jim Carrey, Howie Mandel, Norm Macdonald and Russell Peters all launched their careers on Canadian stages. These young performers boast cultures and backgrounds as diverse as Canada itself. This is a lineup where faiths, ethnic origins, sexual identities and genders are all thrown into a giant Tim Hortons blender. Adrienne Fish, Brandon Ash-Mohammed, Cara Connors, Hoodo Hersi, Jacob Samuel, Jarrett Campbell, Kyle Brownrigg, Nick Nemeroff, Pat Burtscher, and Paul Rabliauskas will all be showcased. ( As reported in the news.