Second City's Harold Ramis Film School has been unveiled. It's the world's first film school focusing on comedic content.
Among those attending were Trevor Albert, Hollywood producer and collaborator with Harold Ramis; Andrew Alexander, CEO of The Second City; Erica Mann Ramis, wife of Harold Ramis; and Second City company member Tim Kazurinsky.
Albert will chair the school. Additionally, the school's advisory board includes Second City alumni Steve Carell, Betty Thomas, Adam McKay and Catherine O'Hara as well as award-winning directors Paul Feig and Jay Roach.
Applications are currently being accepted for the yearlong filmmaker program, which starts in September 2016. For application details, scholarship opportunities and additional information, visit RamisFilmSchool.com .