Canadian TV series premiering or continuing this month (let me know if I’ve missed any):
In advance of his Mr. D sitcom starting in January …
GERRY DEE: LIFE AFTER TEACHING – Award-winning comedian Gerry Dee’s second stand-up comedy show takes a look at Gerry’s life since he left the teaching profession. Join the laughter with new stories about teaching, marriage and parenting, as well as new versions of some of his best stuff.
From a media release:
STRAP YOURSELF IN AS ARCTIC AIR LIFTS CBC TELEVISION TO NEW HEIGHTS – LEADING A 2012 WINTER SEASON OF NEW BLOCKBUSTERS, STAR-POWER AND CANADA’S FAVOURITES IN COMEDY, DRAMA AND SPORTS
- Russell Crowe guests on first episode of Republic of Doyle and Scotiabank Hockey Day in Canada takes over PEI
Edge-of-your-seat drama and adventure set in the clear, cold skies and stunning natural beauty of Canada’s new North; one of Hollywood’s greatest stars kicks off the new season of the adventures of Canada’s sexiest sleuth; and the crusty cut-throat of Canadian business literally goes to jail for his search to find the country’s next great new entrepreneurs.
These are just a few of the highlights in store for CBC Television’s 2012 Winter Season.