Mat Mailandt, BFA
Years of Experience: 20
Mat Mailandt is a professional actor and comedian based out of Toronto, Ontario. He teaches comedy at Second City and as an independent instructor across the world. He is the former Artistic Director of Calgary Young People's theatre and helped found the Valhalla School of Theatre Arts in New Denver, BC. He founded and ran the Calgary High School Theatresports Championship from 2011-13. He has directed over 20 professional theatre for young audiences productions and taught theatre to thousands of students across North America and Europe.
He started Think Fast in 2012 to bring his unique brand of comedy education to clients across Canada.
You've probably seen him on TV in various commercials, notably as Todd in the current Leon's campaign. He's performed in hundreds of comedy shows all over the world with some of the best in biz including Colin Mochrie (Who's Line is it Anyway), Andrew Phung (Kim's Convenience) and Edi Patterson (The Righteous Gemstones.) He's also the co-host of Bites and Bits a deliciously cheeky podcast about food and comedy.
He is fluent in French and teenage humour.