Jason and Cindy interview Master of Ceremonies Chris Mei!
Get ready to be entertained with a great story about working with Adam Sandler + Chris gives us the inside scoop on what it really takes to be a master emcee.
Chris Mei began his public speaking life in 1998 when he was hired to act as the MC at the bar where he worked.
That began a nearly 20-year odyssey of stage work, broadcasting and comedy. Chris worked for 4 years on board cruise ships hosting literally thousands of events.
Chris also attended the Second City Comedy Improv School in Toronto, then formed a comedy troupe that toured for five years.
He has spent the last decade on national TV as one of Canada’s most loved weather broadcasters and has continued his work as a Master of Ceremonies, sharing the stage with comedians like Colin Mochrie, Eugene Levy, Dave Thomas and more,
He is also known world-wide for playing the Penguin in the Adam Sandler comedy Billy Madison.
Chris talks to Cindy and Jason about what makes a good Master of Ceremonies and how he was influenced by singers such as David Bowie and Bono. He reminisces about Adam Sandler and Chris Farley and tells a hilarious never-been-told story from the set of the film.
You can find Chris at http://www.masterofceremonies.ca/
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Cindy also shares a funny story about how everyone has the power to influence others.
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