Al Rae was co-creator of Little Mosque on the Prairie (CBC), for which he received a Gemini
Award and the Prix RomaScreenwriting Prize (Italy). He is also the creator and writer of the
CBC Radio hit Monsoon House with Russell Peters, and is currently the Artistic Director of the Winnipeg Comedy Festival. He has perfomed at Just For Laughs three times and in 2000, was
the National Champion of the JFL Homegrown Comedy Competition.