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Brent Butt


Born in the small farming town of Tisdale, Saskatchewan, Canada (population 3000) as the youngest of seven children. Brent began doing stand-up comedy in 1988. He was soon headlining top clubs and theatres across Canada, and has been selected to represent his country at both the Just For Laughs International Comedy Festival, and the World Comedy ... See full bio »

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Known For

Corner Gas: The Movie
(2014)
Corner Gas
Corner Gas Writer
(2004-2009)
No Clue
No Clue Writer
(2013)
Hiccups
Hiccups Writer
(2010-2011)

Filmography

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 2014 Corner Gas: The Movie (story) / (teleplay)
 2013 No Clue
 2013 The 15th Annual Leo Awards (TV Special)
 2011 Winnipeg Comedy Festival 2011 (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Misfortune Tellers (2011) ... (writer)
  Hiccups (TV Series) (creator - 25 episodes, 2010 - 2011) (written by - 6 episodes, 2010 - 2011) (created by - 1 episode, 2011) (developed for television by - 1 episode, 2011)
- Wake the Baby (2011) ... (creator)
- Welcome Back Potter (2011) ... (creator)
- Car Pool (2011) ... (creator) / (creator)
- Moving Pictures (2011) ... (creator)
- Home Swapping (2011) ... (creator)
  Corner Gas (TV Series) (creator - 107 episodes, 2004 - 2009) (written by - 31 episodes, 2004 - 2009) (developed for television by - 12 episodes, 2007 - 2009) (developer - 7 episodes, 2006 - 2008)
- You've Been Great, Goodnight (2009) ... (creator) / (creator) / (written by)
- Get the F Off My Lawn (2009) ... (creator) / (creator)
- Happy Career Day to You (2009) ... (creator)
- Crab Apple Cooler (2009) ... (creator)
- R2 Bee Too (2009) ... (creator)
 2009 It's Been a Gas (TV Movie documentary) (excerpts written by)
 2002 Just for Laughs (TV Series) (2003-2004)
 2002 The 3rd Annual Canadian Comedy Awards (Video) (contributing writer)
 1999 Chill (TV Movie)
 1997 Comedy Now! (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Funny Pants (1997) ... (writer)
 1993 Comics! (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Brent Butt (1993) ... (writer)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

March 18, 2009: CBC's "Steven and Chris", turkey burger cooking.

Height:

5' 9" (1.75 m)
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Personal Quote:

I remember once this guy stormed up after a show, incensed because he heard I was a clean comic but I'd said 'Oh, God' in the show. That was blasphemous to him. We've gotten to be this weird society where people think the worst thing that can happen to them is having their sensibilities offended. There's people out fighting for their lives, and you're upset because I've said something that ... See more »

Trivia:

Was born the same day comedian Lenny Bruce died (August 3, 1966). See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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