Review: Republic of Doyle and The Bridge

From John Doyle of the Globe and Mail:

  • So what if CBC goes for light entertainment?
    “CBC renewed the right show. But what does it all mean? It means we are in a time of transition in Canadian TV, a period when familiar shows are leaving the air and a crop of new series are arriving. It means CBC is interested in lighter, populist entertainment and other broadcasters are making the more intractable, tough-minded material.” Read more.