In the news: Wild Roses doesn’t impress Calgarians

From Jeremy Klaszus of ffwd:

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    “When you hear CBC-TV is airing a new drama set in Calgary, you hope it’s a good show. The Ceeb describes Wild Roses as a ‘Shakespearean’ story about two families that clash over ‘land, love and loyalty.’ That description makes you a tad suspicious. Then you see the full-page newspaper advertisement for the show: ‘Oil. Greed. Betrayal. Lust. Welcome to the new west.’ And you think: uh oh. This is going to be bad.” Read more.