Darrin Rose is one of Canada’s most popular comedians. He has appeared twice on The Late Late Show on CBS, on NBC’s Last Comic Standing, and on Kevin Hart’s LOL@JFL on his LOL Network. He was called “hilarious!” by TV Guide. He plays Bill on the CBC/Hulu sitcom Mr. D, now in its eighth season, was the host of Match Game on the Comedy Network, and is an eight-time performer at the Montreal Just For Laughs Comedy Festival.
He has been called “one of the hottest comedians in Canada” by GQ magazine. Darrin won a Canadian Comedy Award for Best Live Performance in 2014, and has been nominated another eight times including Best Stand-Up Comic in the country in 2011 and 2016. His half hour stand-up special was nominated for a Canadian Screen Award for Best Performance in a Comedy Series. In 2016, he was nominated for a second Canadian Screen Award as Best Supporting Actor for his role on Mr. D.
Darrin has contributed humour articles to the National Post, and won a Canadian Screenwriting Award in 2012, following nominations in 2009 and 2010. He has written on the CBC shows Mr. D and Still Standing, the IFC sitcom N.G.O., Disney’s Puppy Dog Pals, and developed shows for Disney, CTV and CBC.