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 â€“ and former high-school teacher â€“ Gerry Dee stars as a seriously underqualified but ambitious teacher stumbling through classes and school politics. Itâ€™s rare for a Canadian standup comedian to get a sitcom vehicle, and in this instance it works. Read more.