Telefilm Canada Feature Comedy Exchange Project PREGGOLAND Goes To Camera

By CFC Staff March 18, 2014 23:00

PREGGOLAND goes to camera March 18, 2014. The film is directed by Jacob Tierney (The Trotsky) and stars Danny Trejo (Machete Kills, "Sons of Anarchy"), James Caan (Elf, The Godfather), Paul Campbell (Play The Game), Laura Harris ("24", "Dead Like Me"), and Sonja Bennet (Young People F*cking).

PREGGOLAND is a female-driven comedy about a 35-year-old woman-child who pretends to be pregnant to fit in with her friends. It is written by Sonja Bennet and produced by Kevin Eastwood and Dylan Collingwood. The executive producers on board are Robert MitchellRay Fortier, and John Chiu. It is one of the first projects to go through the Telefilm Canada Feature Comedy Exchange in 2012.

The Telefilm Canada Feature Comedy Exchange, a CFC North South Marketplace Initiative in collaboration with Just for Laughs, is a high level creative and business catalyst designed to provide producers and their feature comedy projects with creative counsel, packaging, and financing expertise from key decision makers and comedy experts, while increasing marketplace support. Continuing on the success of the former Telefilm Canada Features Comedy Lab, this initiative provides greater business opportunities and enhanced promotional activities in support of Canadian talent and creative content.