Episode 19 - Newly minted Canadian Comedian, Author, Podcaster and Magazine Owner James Mullinger drops in to chat about his new book Brit Happens!
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Wow! What a fun conversation with a great maritimer, James Mullinger. James has a new book out called "Brit Happens *Or Living the Canadian Dream". Trust me it is a good read!
A little about James:
James Mullinger is an award -winning writer, comedian, and filmaker from Loondon, England. He moved to Saint John, New Brunswick, in 2014 and has described the move as "the best thing that ever happened to me." Prior to moving to Canada, Mullinger worked at GQ, interviewing everyone from Chris Rock and Paul Rudd to Rachel Weisz and. Scarlett Johansson and directing short films with the likes of Jerry Seinfeld and One Direction for the magazine's digital division.
Mullinger's work has been described as "Britain's greatest gift to Canadian comedy" (Montreal Times) and as "compulsive viewing" (Huffington Post). Considered one of Canada's top comics, he's been nominated for a Just For Laughs Comedy Award and a Canadian Comedy Award for Best Live Show. He has performed sold-out shows across the region and country; launched [EDIT}, an Atlantic Canadian lifestyle magazine that has brought international attention to the East Coast; and appeared in films, television, and radio shows, including CBC's The Debaters. Brit Happens is his first book.
Check out his special from a sold out Harbour Station here: Anything is Possible
Go to James' website to check out upcoming gigs, merch, books, podcasts and more.
Follow James on his Instagram to keep up with the comings and goings on!
Check out James' podcast Talking with Canadians on Apple and on Spotify.
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The 5w's written and performed by Jason Price; recorded and produced by Jason Barry at Barrytone Studios in Miramichi NB.