Originally from Newfoundland, Mark Bennett began his career in entertainment as a stand-up comic on the Ottawa stages where he quickly emerged as one of the best new talents in Canada, winning several major comedy contests and performing at the prestigious Just For Laughs festival in Montreal. Mark moved to Los Angeles in 2007 to explore the exciting world of film production.
He wrote, directed, and produced his first feature movie in January 2009, just a few months after he graduated from the Hollywood Film Institute. His production company, now based, Toronto is working on its second feature for the new year. When Mark isn’t sitting in the editing room or performing on stage, he’s watching hockey.
Mark loves hockey. Mark’s work has been featured on Star TV, the Comedy Network, CBC, and most recently at the Los Angeles International Comedy Festival.
With his nice-guy approach, combined with exceptional wit and an imagination that sees no boundaries, it’s no wonder Mark has charmed audiences across North America. Come check him out.