From Bill Brioux of the Canadian Press:
- Rookies take office? ‘Dan For Mayor’ honcho says truth stranger than fiction
Here’s a nutty idea for a TV show. A slacker dude, with zero political experience, decides on a whim to run for political office. To the shock of his buddies back at the local bar â€” not to mention the electorate â€” he wins. No, it’s not a pilot based on the recent NDP federal election wins by a posse of Quebec university students-turned-members of parliament. It’s “Dan for Mayor,” back for a second season â€” finally â€” on CTV. The sitcom returns Sunday, as well as June 10 on The Comedy Network. Read more.