From Inside the CBC:
Edit – Full announcement from CBC:
NEW CBC COMEDY SERIES LITTLE MOSQUE ON THE PRAIRIE GOES INTO PRODUCTION
LITTLE MOSQUE ON THE PRAIRIE is a new comedy series that takes a humorous and light-hearted comedic look at a Muslim community trying to interact with its small town Canadian neighbours. The eight-episode, half-hour series set in today’s post-Sept. 11-era goes into production this week. The brainchild of female Muslim-Canadian filmmaker Zarqa Nawaz, LITTLE MOSQUE ON THE PRAIRIE is a WestWind Pictures production. The series debuts on CBC Television, Tuesday, Jan. 9 at 8:30 p.m.