From Chris Lackner of Postmedia News:
- Laughter is the best medicine?: Calm your nerves with CBC’s new comedy Michael: Tuesdays & Thursdays
In Matt Watts’ case, art is quite literally imitating his life. In the new comedy Michael: Tuesdays & Thursdays, Watts plays 30-year-old Michael, a man who suffers from generalized anxiety disorder. The neuroses can manifest itself in fears of anything and everything – from heights, vomit and snakes to simple communication with other people. Watts knows the character well; Michael is based on his own life-long struggle. Read more.
From Richard Ouzounian of the Toronto Star:
- The Big Interview: Don McKellar
â€œIt all came out of the stories Mattâ€™s being telling us for years,â€ begins McKellar. Matt is Matt Watts, the actor who plays the title role in the series and also the one who inspired its creation. â€œBased on the neuroses of Matt Watts,â€ in fact, is the official credit assigned to him for the show. Read more.