In the news: Brent Butt of Corner Gas

From Stephen Hunt of the Calgary Herald

  • Gassed up and ready to go: Butt has cornered the market on clean comedy
    “Brent Butt, the comedy kingpin behind Corner Gas–its star, director and writer–was, as fate would have it, born the same day (August 3, 1966) a comedy legend, Lenny Bruce, died. One (Bruce) famously profane, groundbreaking comic left us, and a kinder, gentler funnyman, who was honoured Monday at the Banff Television Festival for his career in comedy, arrived.” Read more.