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Jobless

Two 20-somethings deal with the challenges of life in the unemployment capital of Canada. Poorly.

Peterborough, ON
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7.50 (340)

Week #1 Show Teaser Jobless

Show Teaser for Jobless, the comedy about life in our nation's unemployment capital.

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Synopsis

Mike and Adam are two 20-something guys who are hopelessly unqualified for any decent-paying job. Not that it matters much, living in a city that has celebrated a long reign as Canada's unemployment capital.

As they careen toward the red, Mike and Adam must resort to any and all means necessary to make ends meet, creatively combating the daily struggles of life in an economic wasteland -- never failing to get themselves embroiled, sometimes unwittingly, in controversy and outlandish situations along the way.

Featuring a cast of outrageous characters bankrupt in money but not hilarity, Jobless is a sharp, satirical look into the life of the young and unemployed.

Team

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Adam Martignetti

Talent, Contributing Writer, Contributing Editor, Sound Department

Adam has been acting for 15 years, with experience in Theater, Television, Film, and Radio. Next on his list of things to conquer is acting in a Novel.

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Aaron Peacock

Producer, Director of Photography

I am a writer, director, director of photography and producer from Port Hope Ontario. I directed the short documentary "To Romero With Love", which was featured at San Diego Comic Con and I was a Visual Consultant and secondary DOP on Lee Foster's upcoming feature film "Something Bad." I run a Videography company; "Two Blue Shirts Productions" with Editor Aidan Kennedy.

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Mike Moring

Director, Writer

Mike became inspired to pursue a career in visual storytelling immediately after being gifted a copy of Terminator 2 for his fourth birthday. He has since written, produced, directed, edited and occasionally starred in many award-winning short films. His work has been showcased at a number of international film festivals, including Montreal's Fantasia Film Fest.

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Ratings & Reviews

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Reviews (67)

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    Miss W.
    posted 4 years ago

    Stranglehold haha.
  • Sheldon's Photo

    Sheldon O.
    posted 4 years ago

    Not to sure about this one this week, lacking the funny
  • Colleen's Photo

    Colleen C.
    posted 4 years ago

    Coolness from Peterborough!
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    Sherril M.
    posted 4 years ago

    Looks great! Love the concept! Good luck getting into the top 15!
  • Daniel's Photo

    Daniel J.
    posted 4 years ago

    Pretty good but there is lots of competition out there!!!!!!!!!!!! Lots of other competitors competing against everyone in the competition!!!!!!!! Good luck to you and everyone!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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    laura h.
    posted 4 years ago

    So many people can relate to being jobless especially in Ptbo Ontario. But Mike and Adam put humour into it all making the subject a lot funnier and not so depressing :)
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    Daniela M.
    posted 4 years ago

    Considering hard life…I don't want to be reminded about how hard it is to find decent employment nowadays…I worry about my parents…really not something I want to laugh about. Sorry…but good luck!!!
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    Darrell O.
    posted 4 years ago

    funny in spots (from Ottawa)
  • Bertha's Photo

    Bertha W.
    posted 4 years ago

    LOVE IT
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    rachael g.
    posted 4 years ago

    I have so many friends that are jobless right now so I think a lot of people can relate to this show! Great writing!
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    Starla B.
    posted 4 years ago

    I see potential - good luck
  • james's Photo

    james r.
    posted 4 years ago

    that was really funny!!
  • Rory's Photo

    Rory H.
    posted 4 years ago

    Decent humor
  • Joshua's Photo

    Joshua V.
    posted 4 years ago

    AMAZING!!!
  • Eric's Photo

    Eric S.
    posted 4 years ago

    cool idea
  • Wyatt's Photo

    Wyatt L.
    posted 4 years ago

    Not only are these guys bonkers, but they are fingering the pulse of being unemployed in Ontario.
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    debra m.
    posted 4 years ago

    Pretty funny trailer!
  • Donna's Photo

    Donna N.
    posted 4 years ago

    I do not think being unemployed is funny.
  • Paula's Photo

    Paula M.
    posted 4 years ago

    Relates to a lot of people I presume...
  • miranda's Photo

    miranda l.
    posted 4 years ago

    Love this show!
  • karen's Photo

    karen r.
    posted 4 years ago

    Funny Funny Funny!
  • Mike's Photo

    Mike C.
    posted 4 years ago

    These guys are great. Can't wait to see more! Keep up the great work! Keep me Laughing.
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    kerry L.
    posted 4 years ago

    hilarious!! great work!!
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    Kayleigh G.
    posted 4 years ago

    I can't wait to see more.
  • Will's Photo

    Will P.
    posted 4 years ago

    these are great.
  • Ciara's Photo

    Ciara S.
    posted 4 years ago

    HILARIOUS!!! Rooting for JOBLESS!
  • Cassandra's Photo

    Cassandra F.
    posted 4 years ago

    Funny ! Absolutely love it :)
  • Tim's Photo

    Tim D.
    posted 4 years ago

    well cut, looks good.
  • Julie's Photo

    Julie D.
    posted 4 years ago

    Awesome!
  • Jim's Photo

    Jim G.
    posted 4 years ago

    very funny. would like to see more of this comedy.
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    Cathy B.
    posted 4 years ago

    Loved it! Want to see more!!!
  • Mitch's Photo

    Mitch W.
    posted 4 years ago

    I've loved Jobless since episode one, and the Christmas Teaser is one of my favourite Webisode Trailers ever.
  • Tracey's Photo

    Tracey G.
    posted 4 years ago

    Funny, smart, and different.
  • Daniel's Photo

    Daniel S.
    posted 4 years ago

    Needs more Adam less dressed...breakfast is served!
  • Rhonda's Photo

    Rhonda R.
    posted 4 years ago

    Great work! Looking forward to seeing more!
  • Paula's Photo

    Paula P.
    posted 4 years ago

    Looks great!
  • Shane's Photo

    Shane P.
    posted 4 years ago

    Loved it! Hilarious and inventive!
  • Stephanie's Photo

    Stephanie G.
    posted 4 years ago

    Hilarious! You guys are amazing! Keep the comedy coming!
  • Ashley's Photo

    Ashley M.
    posted 4 years ago

    Hilarious! You guys rock!
  • Adam's Photo

    Adam M.
    posted 4 years ago

    Best show anyone has ever come up with!
  • Liz's Photo

    Liz F.
    posted 4 years ago

    Hilarious!
  • Karyn's Photo

    Karyn K.
    posted 4 years ago

    Very funny!
  • mark's Photo

    mark h.
    posted 4 years ago

    Decent. Really appreciated the nudity.
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    bob g.
    posted 4 years ago

    Being a professional pizza man, I thought their webisode was hilarious especially their breaking bad pizza on the roof skit. Bravo keep the episodes coming!
  • Katherine's Photo

    Katherine B.
    posted 4 years ago

    That's cool
  • Julia's Photo

    Julia P.
    posted 4 years ago

    Adam, I love that your wardrobe is mostly your own clothing hahaha
  • Jessie's Photo

    Jessie R.
    posted 4 years ago

    Good luck guys!!!
  • Valerie's Photo

    Valerie a.
    posted 4 years ago

    great stuff! Love the concept!
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    alicia m.
    posted 4 years ago

    Love this concept as many people can relate to the stresses of unemployment and finding a job - the writing seems to be up to par with the comedic-whit that I really enjoy. Hope to see more of Jobless.
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    Andrew Y.
    posted 4 years ago

    I only vote as a team... or not at all.
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    Andrew B.
    posted 4 years ago

    Peterborough is comedy gold.

    Please include reference to "Woman assaults man with spatula" headline from the Examiner archives.
  • James's Photo

    James L.
    posted 4 years ago

    Needs some polish, but not bad.
  • Kevin's Photo

    Kevin P.
    posted 4 years ago

    This web serious looks pretty hilarious!. I would love to see more!
  • Jeremy's Photo

    Jeremy K.
    posted 4 years ago

    Funny because it's true.
  • Kathleen's Photo

    Kathleen N.
    posted 4 years ago

    Wowza!! Hilarity definitely ensues ^_^
  • Clement's Photo

    Clement G.
    posted 4 years ago

    Interesting concept but I am not sure this would be good for more than one episode.
  • Christina's Photo

    Christina S.
    posted 4 years ago

    Can't wait to see more!
  • Joy's Photo

    Joy U.
    posted 4 years ago

    Too funny!!!
  • Tony's Photo

    Tony M.
    posted 4 years ago

    Awesome!!!
  • June's Photo

    June F.
    posted 4 years ago

    Very witty :)
  • Kurtis's Photo

    Kurtis W.
    posted 4 years ago

    Nice
  • Katy's Photo

    Katy R.
    posted 4 years ago

    In the words of the great Kylie Minogue, "more more more!"
  • rhonda's Photo

    rhonda c.
    posted 4 years ago

    This is a hysterically funny treat to. Watch! .....can't wait to see more!
  • Katrina's Photo

    Katrina H.
    posted 4 years ago

    Hilarious! I want to see more.
  • Lucas's Photo

    Lucas M.
    posted 4 years ago

    Beautiful.
  • Aaron's Photo

    Aaron P.
    posted 4 years ago

    What kookiness will these guys get up to next?
  • Earl's Photo

    Earl S.
    posted 4 years ago

    Full episodes on YouTube are worth watching and rewatching. Unemployment can be funny???
    Mike Moring and Adam Martignetti are interviewed about their involvement in the ComedyCoup contest, as well as the event they're hosting, the 29th 24 Hour Project!
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    Adam Martignetti appearing on Cogeco Peterborough's Crowdsource Live! Unfortunately the show is live and not recorded, so this link will take you to their Facebook page, where you can find more information about the show!
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    Mike Moring and Adam Martignetti of the Jobless team talk to the Peterborough Examiner again, after having made it to the Top 55 in the ComedyCoup Contest.
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    Jobless Interview On CKOL

    Mike and Adam are interviewed by Ray On The Radio on CKOL on October 23rd, 2014.
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    An interview with Adam Martignetti from Jobless. Dated September 18, 2014.
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    Press from www.ptbocanada.com about Jobless. Dated June 10th, 2013.
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    Jobless mentioned in a Peterborough This Week article discussing the CBC ComedyCoup Contest. Published October 12, 2014.
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    Jobless On Chex Daily

    Jobless being discussed on CHEX Daily, November 29th 2013.
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