In the news: Canadian series benefit from WGA strike

From Etan Vlessing of the Hollywood Reporter:

  • Canadian TV weathers strike
    “The sitcom “Sophie” debuted Wednesday night with 630,000 total viewers, according to BBM Nielsen Media Research numbers. Also Wednesday night, the midseason launch of “Little Mosque on the Prairie” drew 804,000 viewers, up from 750,000 viewers that tuned in to the second-season debut of the popular sitcom about quirky Muslims living in rural Saskatchewan.” Read more.