Darrin Rose

Star on the Comedy Network | Co-star on CBC’s Mr. D | Host, Match Game


Darrin Rose is one of Canada’s most popular comedians, and an award-winning writer and actor. Audiences know him best for playing Bill on the hit CBC sitcom Mr. D for eight seasons, as the host of Match Game on the Comedy Network for four years, and as Doc on the hit show Letterkenny. He stars in the new show Home Sweet Rome, debuting worldwide in 2023.


Darrin has appeared twice on The Late Late Show on CBS, and is an eight-time performer at the Montreal Just For Laughs Comedy Festival. He wrote on the CBS sitcom Happy Together starring Damon Wayans Jr. He was called “Hilarious!” by TV Guide, “impeccable” by the Globe & Mail, and GQ magazine called him “one of the hottest comics in Canada.” 


He is a Canadian Comedy Award winner, a Canadian Screenwriting Award winner, and was twice nominated for a Canadian Screen Award. He has performed at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, the Borgata in Atlantic City; and in Hong Kong, Singapore, Ireland, Mexico, and the United Kingdom. He tours across the United States and Canada.

Headshot by Troy Conrad. 

WATCH: Darrin Rose | CBC Comedy Festival

In unrelated news, Darrin says he’s mistaken for Jason Sudeikis “all the time.”


Stand Up Comedy

Darrin Rose offers hilarious, customized stand-up material for all types of audiences. Darrin draws on his comedic background and genius screenwriting to create a truly unique show that will captivate your audience.

Hosting & MCing

Darrin Rose draws on his extensive comedic background to make all the events he hosts hilarious ones. Beyond the humour, Darrin is an expert in lending insightful sound bites throughout the day that tie your content and event goals together seamlessly.

Behind The Scenes of Match Game and Mr. D

Having hosted and starred in two of Canada’s most popular shows, Darrin gives a hilarious glimpse into what goes into creating these shows, hashing out some of his favorite stories and memories.