Derick Lengwenus has appeared in the international Just For Laughs festival three times. He was nominated for Best Newcomer in 2005 by the Canadian Comedy Awards. That year he also taped his own 1 hour special for CTV's Comedy Now which still airs regularly on the Comedy Network. In 2006 a short film he wrote and starred in called "Slice of Life" about a passionate pizza delivery guy, won the "Audience Choice Award" at the Eat My Shorts JFL festival. Most recently Derick finished 1st runner up in the 33rd Annual San Francisco Comedy Competition.