B.A. Johnston’s Ham Jam

Genre: Comedy
Host: B.A. Johnston

Comedian B.A. Johnston leaves his Mom’s basement to host a personal tour of all things bizarre and forgotten in Hamilton, Ontario.


Play iconWatch Trailer

Episodes

Episode 1

B.A. explores why Hamilton has the most Mom-and-Pop sub shops of any city in Canada.

Episode 2

The oil-and-vinegar trail leads B.A. back to Murph’s, his beloved childhood sub shop.

Episode 3

The definitive analysis of Hamilton’s complicated relationship with steel.

Episode 4

B.A. and guest star Wax Mannequin summon the ghosts of Hamilton’s long lost arcades.

Episode 5

Get lost in the woods as B.A. hunts for the best of Hamilton’s 100+ waterfalls.

Episode 6

A special report on a barely remembered incident between B.A.’s brother and an 80s heartthrob.

You Might Also Like

Comedy Battle Royale

Comedy Battle Royale takes solo comedians and puts them in teams that face off in head-to-head battles, in a hilarious new live competition-style format, where they write and perform jokes on the spot from unknown topics. The series is created and hosted by stand-up comedian Mike Green.

Aww Shucks

Toronto by the Sea holds a contest for chefs to compete to win a local restaurant. The chefs are so unconventional the fate of the restaurant and village is at risk.

The Missus Downstairs

The Missus Downstairs is about an oddball friendship hatched between one man and his nosy, yet strangely loveable, downstairs neighbour Mildred. Featuring Mary Walsh (Codco, This Hour Has 22 Minutes, Hatching, Matching, and Dispatching) as the quirky and inquisitive Missus Downstairs, and Dave Sullivan (The Grand Seduction, The Republic of Doyle) as her somewhat naïve and shy upstairs neighbour.

Stand Up Down Time

Nathan Macintosh and other comics look for new ways to kill some time before they hit the stage.

Pink Is In

With Season 2 the insanity continues at Chatsworth, the most dysfunctional women’s prison on the planet. The administration continues to lose control of the unruly inmates. Don’t despair, it’s still a fun hang!

The Community Players

A small-town mockumentary about the comical, quirky, and dedicated community theatre troupe led by their eccentric, larger-than-life, artistic director.

Trapped

While back home visiting his mom, comedian Nathan Macintosh gets into a dust-up with his old boss, which could lead to the loss of a major deal. With his mom wanting him to get a real job and his future in comedy on the line, Nathan is ‘Trapped’.

Stittsville on Patrol

Simon Bauche is back and willing to go lower than ever before to root out Stittsville’s underground crime scene. Buckle up - twice - for the most action-packed emotional rollercoaster the suburbs have ever seen.

This is the Thing

Mike and Tim want more than their retail jobs at a record shop in Limeridge Mall– they want to be famous. Dealing with customers, hecklers, rock stars and stage fright, they learn just how hard it is to chase their dreams.