From Warren Clements of the Globe and Mail:
- Three home-grown sitcoms with promise
All three sitcoms look great and have talented ensembles, which bodes well for future home-grown scripted comedies. Among the better-known names, Nancy Robertson (Millie) and Brent Butt (the life coach) of Hiccups come fresh from Buttâ€™s successful Corner Gas, as does Fred Ewanuick (Dan) of Dan for Mayor. Peter Keleghan, who cocked an eyebrow memorably in The Newsroom and Made in Canada, co-stars as the boyâ€™s caustic, uptight father in 18 to Life, the foil to his laidback neighbours, who are the girlâ€™s parents. Read more.