Mr. D “the release that’s under-the-radar, but deserves big hype”

From John Doyle of the Globe and Mail:

  • 2012 on the tube: TV lookahead
    Mr. D (CBC, starts Jan. 9) is dopey, deadpan and quietly hilarious. Comedian – and former high-school teacher – Gerry Dee stars as a seriously underqualified but ambitious teacher stumbling through classes and school politics. It’s rare for a Canadian standup comedian to get a sitcom vehicle, and in this instance it works. Read more.