May 13, 2017: DJ Demers. Finding Humor In Everyday Life With Hearing Loss

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DJ Demers is an award-winning stand-up comedian.

DJ appeared on season 11 of America’s Got Talent. He has performed stand-up on Conan and was the winner of the 2014 Homegrown Comics Competition at the prestigious Just For Laughs festival in Montreal. After winning the competition, DJ was invited to perform at a TV taping, the first time that has happened in festival history.

DJ was also a featured performer at Toronto’s JFL42 comedy festival in 2014, the winner of the 2013 Toronto Comedy Brawl, was a finalist in NBC’s Stand-up for Diversity, and won ‘Best Breakout Artist’ at the 2015 Canadian Comedy Awards.

He also wears hearing aids.


Contestant on season 11 of America’s Got Talent (2016)
2015 Canadian Comedy Award – Best Breakout Artist
2014 appearance on Conan
2014 Featured performer at JFL42
2014 Homegrown Comics Competition winner at Just For Laughs
2013 Toronto Comedy Brawl winner
Finalist in 2011 NBC’s Stand-Up for Diversity

Finalist in 2011 Cream of Comedy

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DJ Demers on America’s Got Talent 2016

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