From Judith Timson of the Toronto Star:
Link: Mary Kills People lets us consider our own deaths
It says a lot about the political dark times we are living through that one of the distractions Iâ€™ve glommed on to for relief is the taut new Canadian dramaÂ Mary Kills People.
Midway through aÂ six-episode series on Global, and also airing on the Lifetime channel,Â Mary Kills People, starring Caroline Dhavernas as Dr. Mary Harris,Â tackles the difficult issue of doctor-assisted deathÂ in the most un-Canadian way possible: full on melodrama with black humour; an unflinching flawed heroine who is also an overworked single mother; troublesome teenage girls; handsome risky men; drugs, sex and danger at every turn. Continue reading.