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#008 - Austen Alexander | The Bankas Show
Support The Bankas Show and get access to bonus podcast episodes by signing up to Patreon - patreon.com/benbankas Ben sits down with tiktok/instagram sensation Austen Alexander. Austen is a comedian/actor and creator based out of Oakville, Ontario. He has made videos with comedians like Neema Nazeri, Connor Bergersen, Marc Sinagoga and many more in the Toronto creator community and beyond. Austen makes custom advertisements for companies on top of his own brand of sketches and videos. Enjoy this conversation with Ben, Armin and Austen.
#007 - Connor Bergersen | The Bankas Show
Support the show on Patreon - join at patreon.com/benbankas for $6 CAD per month get access to weekly bonus podcast episodes, videos and more. Connor Bergersen is a TikTok star and comedian known for sketches and vlogs. His videos often reference pop culture and celebrities such as Pete Davidson and Jack Harlow. He has amassed more than 600k followers on tiktok and over 100k on Instagram. He's absolutely hilarious and very smart and we're happy to have him on the show. Share this with your friends please.
#006 - Road to Pembroke | The Bankas Show
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Ben and Armin sit down in the basement of The Royal Comedy Theatre in Toronto, a comedy club created by "Matt" - A man only known by his first name. Some people call him Ari Finklestein. He's like if the phantom of the opera was a plumber who bought a comedy club. Ben and Armin recount their crazy weekend going from Missisauga, Pembroke, Whitby and finally finishing with two shows at Yuk Yuk's downtown Toronto. The two talk about their experience at a "Rebel News" conference, which was similar to a Qanon rally where Ben performed for 500 of Ezra Levant's most loyal fans. Thank you for your continued support.
#005 - Comedy College | The Bankas Show
Support 'The Bankas Show' on Patreon - Patreon.com/benbankas - Patrons receive bonus podcast episodes as well as unedited and extended versions of the podcast. Today Ben gave his full podcast out for free! See how you like it.
Ben and trusty intern/opener Armin Arbabi do a podcast from the greenroom at Yuk Yuk's during Humber College Comedy Night (happening downstairs). The two talk about comedy, Ben's new obsession with Spin classes, why government officials don't like dining out, and much more.
#004 - Drag Racist | The Bankas Show
Ben and Armin finally get together in person but with no video. I almost like the audio episodes better. Listen to Ben and Armin talk about recent standup drama, Trudeau on Canada's Drag Race, what it was like growing up in Downtown Toronto, Ben being almost gay at spin class and why giving to Patreon is the only way to make Ben huge. Enjoy
#003 - Korean Halloween | The Bankas Show
For the full show join patreon at patreon.com/benbankas - Ben and Armin talk about a Facebook drama Ben created for this podcast and it backfires, Ben turns the HVAC off, the two talk about Korean Halloween festivities in Seoul, the death of rapper "Takeoff" and much much more. Be sure to subscribe on Patreon to support Ben and the show. Ben wants to get a studio, more podcast equipment and hopes to film a proper comedy special in 2023. You have the power to help. Join Patreon today.