- Bilingual Humorist
André-Philippe Gagnon is an outstanding artist who’s managed to carve out his own path by following in the footsteps of others. From Yvon Deschamps to Mick Jagger, Pierre Lapointe to James Blunt, he’s succeeded in bringing some of the biggest names in showbusiness together on stage. From his very first appearance at the Just for Laughs Festival in Montreal, he was hailed as a legend in the making. He’d just achieved the feat of impersonating to perfection the 18 artists behind the worldwide hit We are the World. And when he performed the same act live on Johnny Carson’s Tonight Show, he instantly became the world’s most sought-after impersonator.
With his ingenious impersonations, clever lyrics and contagious charisma, he has sold out venues around the globe. From Montreal’s Théâtre St-Denis and Toronto’s Royal Alexandra Theatre to the Venetian in Las Vegas and the Casino de Paris, audiences everywhere are blown away by André-Philippe’s unforgettable performances.
After nearly a decade of performing his resident show in Las Vegas, two world tours opening for Céline Dion and selling over a million tickets throughout his illustrious career, André-Philippe continues to travel the globe performing at the world’s most exclusive private galas. From Monaco to Los Angeles, Brisbane to London, the man known as the world’s no. 1 impersonator never ceases to amaze.