From a media release:
Ring-A-Ding-Ding In the Holiday Season! Special Holiday Episode of CALL ME FITZ Wraps Up Season 4, Dec. 2 on Movie Central and The Movie Network
- The Fitzpatrickâ€™s celebrate the holidays in the Season 4 finale of CALL ME FITZ, Monday, Dec. 2 at 9 p.m. PT on Movie Central and 10 p.m. ET on TMN
Corus Entertainmentâ€™s Movie Central and Bell Mediaâ€™s The Movie Network wrap up Season 4 of original comedy series CALL ME FITZ with a special hour-long holiday episode. As the holidays loom, Fitz (Jason Priestley) decides to give up drinking, prompting a visit from three ghosts who aim to show him the error of his ways. Meanwhile, Larry (Ernie Grunwald) reunites the Fitzpatricks with the promise of a lost family fortune. The season finale episode, titled â€œA Very Special Fitzmas,â€ premieres Monday, Dec. 2 at 9 p.m. PT on Movie Central and 10 p.m. ET on The Movie Network.
The nine-episode fourth season of the Canadian half-hour comedy series guest stars Michael Gross (FAMILY TIES, Tremors) as family nemesis Pat Childs. The ensemble cast also includes: Peter MacNeill as Ken Fitzpatrick, Fitz’s father and patriarch of Fitzpatrick Motors; Tracy Dawson as Meghan Fitzpatrick, Fitz’s shrewish younger sister and thorn in his side; Donavon Stinson as Josh Mctaggart, the Fitzpatrick Motors in-house auto repair and wildcard; Kathleen Munroe as Ali Devon; Jonathan Torrens as Chester Vince; and Joanna Cassidy, who returns as Fitz’s mother Elaine Fitzpatrick.
The seriesâ€™ Canadian Screen Awards include Sheri Elwood for Best Direction in a Comedy Program or Series; Joanna Cassidy for Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Supporting Role or Guest Role in a Comedic Series; Tracy Dawson for Best Performance by an Actress in a Continuing Leading Comedic Role, and Ernie Grunwald for Best Performance by an Actor in a Featured Supporting Role or Guest Role in a Comedic Series. Series star Jason Priestley recently took home a Golden Nymph Award at the 2012 Monte Carlo Television Festival for Outstanding Actor in a Comedy Series and a 2011 Canadian Comedy Award for Best Performance by a Male â€“ Television.
CALL ME FITZ was created by Sheri Elwood and then developed by Amaze Film + Television. The series is produced by Amaze, Big Motion Pictures, and Entertainment One, with the participation of The Movie Network and Movie Central. Executive produced by Sheri Elwood, who is also the series show runner, the comedy is filmed in Nova Scotia. CALL ME FITZ currently airs on DirecTV in the U.S.
In Western Canada, episodes are available in High Definition on Movie Central HD; On Demand, via mobile and online with participating service providers.
In Eastern Canada, episodes are available in High Definition on TMN GO and The Movie Network OnDemand.