LOS ANGELES, CA– Comedy Dynamics announced that it has acquired the stand-up comedy documentary titled Monstruoand it will be released June 18, 2019 on the Comedy Dynamics Network via iTunes, Google Play, Amazon, Charter, Comcast, Dish and the Comedy Dynamics channel.
In Monstruo, stand-up comedian Fabrizio Copano set out on a journey from his hometown in Chile and became the youngest comic ever to conquer the Monstruoand win the Grand Prize at the Viña del Mar Festival.
Fabrizio Copano is one of the most well-known comedians in Latin America and is the first South American comedian to shoot an original comedy special for Netflix. Actor and writer of the hit Chilean comedy show El Club de la Comedia, Copano also hosted his own late-night show El Late de Copano. Copano was one of the hosts of the Comedy Central Latin America-produced La Culpa es de Colon, a comedy supergroup with the top five comedians from 5 countries in Latin America. The group tours throughout the region and hosts a talk show broadcast by the channel across the territory. Recently, Copano joined Mas Mejor, a new platform and YouTube channel for Latino-focused comedy content produced by Broadway Video.
“Monstruo is a relatable reminder of what the grassroots journey is like for anyone who’s ever been an aspiring comedian, and what it takes to become a great comedian,” said Brian Volk-Weiss, CEO of Comedy Dynamics.
This film was negotiated on behalf of Comedy Dynamics by Anna Roberts and Mike Levine of Comedy Inn / Room 130.
Founded by Brian Volk-Weiss, Comedy Dynamics, a Nacelle company, is the largest independent comedy production and distribution company, producing the reboot of Mad About You featuring Paul Reiser and Helen Hunt, Netflix’s Kevin Hart’s Guide to Black History, Netflix’s The Toys That Made Us, Jim Gaffigan: Noble Ape, The CW’s Discontinued, Animal Planet’s Animal Nation with Anthony Anderson, the scripted comedy on Hulu There’s… Johnny!, History’s Join Or Die with Craig Ferguson, MTV2’s Wild ’N On Tour, and Hulu’s Coming To The Stage. Comedy Dynamics began releasing original films in theaters and will release the acclaimed independent film Slut in a Good Way in Spring of 2019. In 2017 the Comedy Dynamics Network (CDN) was launched and currently distributes specials, television shows and films to all major transactional platforms such as iTunes, Amazon, Google, PlayStation, Xbox and many major telco & satellite providers, including AT&T, Comcast, Charter, Dish, and Verizon. The company has worked with a wide range of established and emerging comedic talent including Tiffany Haddish, Kevin Hart, Aziz Ansari, Jim Gaffigan, Ali Wong, David Cross, and many more. 17 Comedy Dynamics releases have been Grammy-nominated (with three wins), including all 5 in the Comedy Album category for the 61stAnnual Grammy Awards.