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Ha!ifax ComedyFest Announces New Host: Trent McClellan

Ha!ifax ComedyFest has a new host - Trent McClellan, one of the stars of This Hour Has 22 Minutes.  McClellan has been making audiences laugh at comedy clubs, festivals, and on television for 20 years. Originally from Corner Brook, NL, then Calgary AB, McClellan now calls Halifax NS home. This year’s festival is slated for April 27-30 and will be recorded for broadcast and streaming on CBC and CBC Gem. Tickets are on sale now, available at

The Halifax Festival was my first crack at getting on TV as a stand-up many years ago, so to become the host of it now is truly an honour,” says McClellan.

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