Los Angeles, CA 07.14.18



LOS ANGELES, CA – Comedy Dynamics announced today it will release Donna Trousdale’s festival award-winning comedy feature The Shickles on October 24, 2017 on major transactional platforms.

The Shickles is an edgy comedy, which explores the life and loves of an eccentric Jewish family following the death of their dearly beloved grandparents, Elroy and Nanna Shickles. The cast includes Zach Alden, Suziey Block and Michael Lerner. 

The film won the Pasadena International Film Festival’s Audience Award, Broad Humor Film Festival’s Best Screenplay, Culver City Film Festival’s Best Comedy Feature, Palm Beach International Film Festival’s Projectionist Award and more. The film was written, produced and directed by Donna Trousdale.

Comedy Dynamics, a Nacelle company, is one of the largest independent comedy production and distribution companies, producing Kevin Hart’s Guide to Black History for History, Animal Planet’s Animal Nation with Anthony Anderson, the new 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. The company has worked with a wide range of established and emerging comedic talent including Kevin Hart, Louis C.K., Aziz Ansari, Jim Gaffigan, Katt Williams and many more.


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