Mark DeBonis took the plunge into stand up in 2008. In 2010 he won a Canadian Comedy award for “Best New Comer”. He followed that by winning the $25,000 grand prize for “The Great Canadian Laugh Off”. Mark has performed multiple times at the International Just for Laughs Comedy Festival. Beside’s stand up he has produced numerous shows around Toronto, and is now one of the co-founders for “The LOT Comedy Club” which just won runner up for “Best Comedy Club” in Toronto.
Mark had his acting debut in 2012 when he was in the award-winning movie “Picture Day” where he got to walk the red carpet at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF). Mark has made appearances on CBC’s “Accent on Toronto”, CBC’s “The Debaters” Much Music, Comedy Network, and his Comedy Special filmed for I-Channels “No Kidding”.