Vanja Mutabdzija Jaksic

Vanja Mutabdzija Jaksic is a producer, journalist and a perpetual optimist who loves a good show/film, breathes music, writes poetry, and dabbles in tech and innovative ways of storytelling (including through XR/VR/AR/MR). You can find her stories at and or follow her on Twitter and Instagram: @neptunes_blues.

Latest from Vanja Mutabdzija Jaksic

Oral History

An oral history of Kids in the Hall's unabashedly outspoken Buddy Cole played by Scott Thompson

CBC Comedy talks to the troupe about their most controversial character.

Pete Johansson on Ha!ifax ComedyFest, studying cognitive science and AI and why comedy makes us smarter

According to Johansson, his Ha!ifax ComedyFest performances were taped in smaller clubs, and those require a different style of comedic approach.

Mark Critch on Ha!ifax ComedyFest, sneaking into the White House and more

Critch is the host of the 24th season of Ha!ifax ComedyFest.

Secrets behind Trickster's fashion choices that make the characters pop

Award-winning costume designer discusses her vision and inspiration behind some of Trickster's wardrobe choices and designs.

The alchemy of Trickster's epic sound, plus Spotify and CBC Listen playlists

Music gurus of CBC’s Trickster talk score and soundtrack insights.
Oral History

Cluck, Cluck: An Oral History of Kids in the Hall's Chicken Lady

CBC Comedy talks to the Kids in the Hall about how they hatched one of their most iconic characters.

Peter Stebbings is no ordinary director who took on the changing weather of the Marlborough Sounds

Watch The Sounds on CBC Gem now.

'A slice of life before the end times': Why you need to watch the final season of Baroness von Sketch Show

Get ready to howl this fall watching the final season of Baroness von Sketch Show.

Behind the story of CBC's riveting thriller series, The Sounds

"I knew from the start it was a good idea."

Introducing the stars from CBC's Trickster

The new series features seasoned virtuosos and emerging stars.