From The Beaverton:
Comedy Network orders Beaverton pilot
Cameras started rolling on innovative Canadian independent production company, Pier 21 Filmsâ€™, comedy pilot based on the popular website â€˜The Beavertonâ€™, for The Comedy Network after network executives came to the realization that they â€œknow whatâ€™s good for them.â€
The television adaptation, a satirical news broadcast of fabricated weekly events, embodies the websiteâ€™s reputation for biting satire, caustic wit, and an irreverent disregard for both Canadian institutions and broadcast executivesâ€™ safety. Continue reading.