From Ginia Bellafante of the New York Times:
- King of Front-Wheel Drive and Back-Seat Romps
A Canadian series that became enormously popular in its home country, â€œCall Me Fitzâ€ will be shown here on DirecTV (beginning Thursday), which is a shame because satellite television is hardly a chicken-in-every-pot delivery system. DirecTVâ€™s Channel 101, where the series will appear, has become a tempting little minx begging us away from cable. It had the fourth and fifth seasons of â€œFriday Night Lightsâ€ before they appeared on NBC, and it signed on to provide a home to the legal thriller â€œDamagesâ€ last year, after the series was foolishly dropped by FX. With â€œCall Me Fitz,â€ DirecTV continues to demonstrate its sharp instincts. Read more.