Alanis auditions for JUNOS

When Alanis was asked to host the Juno Awards*, she asked me if I would direct and help write some fast-and-furious, run-and-gun sketches and so I said, “why not, eh?” That year the Juno Awards won a Gemini Award** for Best Music, Variety Program or Series.

* Canada’s answer to the Grammy Awards
** Canada’s answer to the Emmy Awards

I learned two things while shooting this piece:

1. that Alanis is a gifted comedienne.
2. that Basset Hounds look great in sequins.

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