Jason Filiatrault

Jason Filiatrault




Telefilm Canada Feature Comedy Exchange

Jason Filiatrault is a slightly award-winning screenwriter and secret Twitter celebrity. His credits include the original feature ENTANGLEMENT, starring Emmy-nominee Thomas Middleditch (HBO’s Silicon Valley); the horror/comedy A CHRISTMAS HORROR STORY, starring William Shatner; and the

CBC series YOUNG DRUNK PUNK with Canadian comedy icon Bruce McCulloch (The Kids in the Hall). Jason also has several projects in development, including three features and the half-hour comedy TRACY AND UNICORN, produced by Resonance Films and Thruline Entertainment with Jay Baruchel (Goon, Knocked Up) attached to direct.

Recently, PLAYBACK MAGAZINE, selected Jason for their 2017 “5 TO WATCH” list — highlighting the best up-and- coming media talent in Canada. Previous “5 to Watch” selections include Xavier Dolan, Sarah Gadon, and Stella Meghie. Jason’s other awards include an AMPIA award for his web series BUNNY HUG, and a SHORTY award for his parody Twitter account @SarcasticRover, which currently has a over half a million followers.

In spite of the advice of almost everyone he talks to, Jason still lives in Calgary, Alberta. He is represented by the Gersh Agency.