- New CBC-TV show ’18 to Life’ takes light-hearted look at teenage newlyweds
“In the new CBC-TV sitcom 18 to Life, Michael Seater plays Tom Bellow, a gangly, charmingly ordinary 18-year-old who finds himself engaged to his neighbour after proposing in a game of truth or dare. It’s not exactly a situation to which the 22-year-old actor can personally relate.” Read more.
- Can’t count on laughs in 18 to Life
“The series 18 to Life is like a TV version of Meet the Parents, without Robert De Niro or Ben Stiller. Well, not exactly, and that’s not to say that CBC’s latest sitcom, premiering Monday at 8 p.m., isn’t without some charm, but on first viewing I found it a little hard to get past such a played-out concept.” Read more.
From Raju Mudhar of the Toronto Star:
- Winter’s here and there’s lots to watch on TV
“It’s been a pretty good fall on TV, but in some ways it doesn’t compare to what’s ahead. From highly anticipated returning series, new shows and the comeback of some big-ticket shows that the networks knew they could make us wait for, it’s going to be an incredibly busy few months.” Read more.