10-part comedy web series created by Katie Uhlmann and Trish Rainone – My Roommate’s an Escort 2 is directed by Katie Uhlmann and stars Katie Uhlmann, Trish Rainone and David Sparrow

For immediate release

Toronto, Canada – January 3, 2020 – Katie Chats Inc. is pleased to announce the launch of the second season of the hit original comedy web series My Roommate’s an Escort  on Facebook, ONNtv, and Seeka TV in the US (see links below).

My Roommate’s an Escort 2 is directed by Katie Uhlmann, and stars creators Katie Uhlmann (Workin’ Moms) and Trish Rainone (V-Wars), and features President of ACTRA National David Sparrow (Serendipity, Fargo). David Carruthers (Workin’ Moms, Good Witch) and Rebeka Herron (Land of Nod) serve as Executive Producers.

My Roommate’s an Escort 2 continues to follow the misadventures of Heather (Trish Rainone) and her “entrepreneurial” roommate Kesha (Katie Uhlmann), this time as they head up north to the small town of Northern Paradise to solve a mysterious crime.

The first season of My Roommate’s an Escort was a crowdfunded, micro-budget web series that won awards and received recognition from festivals around the world, including Best International Series at the Miami Web Festival. This success helped to draw the funding support of the Canada Media Fund and the Northern Ontario Heritage Fund Corporation for season two.

Director Katie Uhlmann worked closely with cinematographer Alvin Sun (The White Samurai), editor Steve Schmidt (Hard Rock Medical), composer Danny Colomby (Survivorman) and production designer Stephanie Maione (Hammer) to achieve to a new level of cinematic and comedic creativity for the second season.

“My Roommate’s an Escort 2 was shot entirely on location in Sault Ste, Marie, Ontario, and we’d like to thank the City of Sault Ste. Marie, Canada Media Fund, Northern Ontario Heritage Fund Corporation, Canadian Technical Solutions, Arturo’s Ristorante, Loko App founded by Norm MacDonald and Vivek Jain, and the many other generous sponsors in Sault Ste. Marie” said Katie Uhlmann and Trish Rainone, creators and co-stars.

The team would also like to thank CMPA, DGC Ontario, ACTRA Toronto, ONNtv, Algoma University, Sault College, Laughing Vikings, Superior Media,, Canadian artist Bruce Stanfield, futureSSM, Trimount Construction Group, Northern Superior Brewing Company, Palmer Construction, Antico Ristorante, the Township of Richard’s Landing, St. Mary’s Church, Kevanna Photography, Quattro Hotel, The Rights Company, and Terrain Mobile Storage.

My Roommate’s an Escort 2 stars creators Katie Uhlmann (Katie ChatsWorkin’ Moms) and Trish Rainone (The Void, V Wars), Bobby Del Rio (IRL: The Series, Reservation), David Sparrow (President of ACTRA National, Serendipity), Tianna Nori (The Sublet), Giovanna Moore (V Wars), Timothy Murphy (Lou-Anne and Tim in the Morning), and Sonya Ostrowski (The Book of Nightmares) as Grandma Anne.

Boutique Canadian distributor Parallel Universe Pictures has acquired the series, and it will be released on ONNtv, Seeka TV in the USA, and Facebook.

To view the series, visit:

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Season two is coming soon!

Katie Chats Inc. is pleased to announce the launching of Season Two of the hit comedy, ‘My Roommate’s an Escort.’ Ten brand new episodes are coming this December, directed by Katie Uhlmann. Follow the journey as Kesha and Heather board a bus to Northern Paradise to investigate and solve a murder case…what could possibly go wrong? 

Two More Festivals in April!

We’re thrilled to announce that “My Roommate’s an Escort” will be screened at the Vancouver Webfest and the Miami Web Festival in April!


At the Vancouver Webfest, we’ve been nominated for “Best Comedy” and at the Miami Web Fest, we’ve been nominated for “Best Web Series”.

Thank you so much to the organizers of these festivals, see you in April!

MRAE is a Hit!

Since launching on April 3rd, 2017, “My Roommate’s an Escort” has become a hit!

With over 1.2 million views on Facebook, YouTube, Twitter and Instagram, MRAE has established itself as a hugely successful and popular web series across all social media platforms!

Thank you so much to all our supporters and fans, we really appreciate your support!

MRAE participates in the Lake Charles Film and Music Festival in Louisiana!

MRAE participates in the Lake Charles Film and Music Festival in Louisiana!

MRAE is an Official Selection at the 2017 Lake Charles Film and Music Festival – thank you so much to the organizers of this amazing Festival, we’re super excited to join you!