Shaun Majumder Leaves 'This Hour Has 22 Minutes'
Published Aug 27, 2018Canadian comedian Shaun Majumder has announced that he will not be returning to This Hour Has 22 Minutes this fall.
He made the announcement on Saturday night (August 25) at the Gathering, a comedy festival he founded in his hometown of Burlington, NL.
Majumder appeared on the long-running CBC satirical news show from 2003 to 2010, then returned in 2011.
CBC rep Chuck Thompson said that the show will be going "in a different direction," but that he "looks forward to the possibility of working with Shaun in the future."
Majumder has now released a statement on his departure, citing "creative differences between the Halifax producers and myself." Read it below.
Watch some highlights from his run on the show below.