From Jaime Weinman of Maleans’ Magazine:
Buffyâ€™s sultry Canadian cousin
Hereâ€™s one kind of television that Canadians may be doing better than Americans: titillating fantasy with lots of fights, stylized sets and people in monster makeup. The show that offers this kind of wildness is Lost Girl, the story of a beautiful succubus (Anna Silk) solving supernatural mysteries that is completing its third season on Showcase and has just been picked up for a fourth. Itâ€™s been one of the Canadian channelâ€™s highest-rated shows since it began in 2010, consistently winning its time slot on the Syfy network in the U.S. And instead of a serious genre show, itâ€™s what writer and current showrunner Emily Andras calls â€œa world of mermaids and werewolves and sex manatees.â€ Read more.