Bomb Girls far from a bomb

From Adrian Chamberlain of the Victoria Times-Colonist:

  • Global’s new show Bomb Girls has Victoria connections
    “When we first pitched the story, people said it would never work,” recalled the 44-year-old TV writer from his Toronto home. It did, though. Bomb Girls — about women working in a Second World War munitions factory — ranks as the No. 1 new television series in Canada, attracting an audience averaging 1.2 million. Following a six-episode season in 2012, a second season was launched this week on Global. This time there are 12 episodes — an indication Shaw Media is solidly behind the show. Read more.