From Scott Stinson of the National Post:
- Patch a fallen star
When Mark McKinney and his fellow producers began to cast for Less Than Kind, they had one person in mind for Sam, patriarch of the dysfunctional Blecher family of Winnipeg. “We knew Sam would be Maury [Chaykin]. It had to be. We actually went through a few moments of panic when we realized, what if we couldn’t get him?” Read more.