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  1. CTV Announces Heroic 2018 Summer Schedule Anchored By Highly...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 29 | Channel Canada

    ... PYRAMID , and the critically acclaimed true crime comedy TRIAL & ERROR . In addition, the all-new comedy series CORNER GAS ANIMATED inspired by Canadian cult classic CORNER GAS, and the original mystery-crime drama CARTER , starring Jerry O'Connell, ...

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  2. 'It's for my son': Widow of Winnipeg comedian Mike O'Brien makes...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2018 | CBC News

    'It's for my son': Widow of Winnipeg comedian Mike O'Brien makes special guest appearance on Corner Gas Robin Summerfield's son was never so captivated as when he saw his late father animated as a cartoon in the new Corner ...

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  3. Corner Gas reanimated: A classic back from the dead?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2018 | Sheaf

    After six seasons and a movie, Corner Gas canon came to an end in 2014, and fans have had a long while to come to terms with its demise - even the set in Rouleau, Sask., has been laid to rest. But years after its death, the show At the time of writing, four episodes of the new animated series have aired, all currently available for free online via the Comedy Network's website.

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  4. EXTRAbrent-butt.12_4152018.jpgRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2018 | Prince George Citizen

    ... Butt, for those new to Canada or melting out of the permafrost, is the creator and star of the mega-hit sitcom Corner Gas. It lasted six seasons, the re-runs are still in heavy rotation, you can watch it on the Crave viewing platform, a ...

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  5. Back in court: Street Legal reboot in the worksRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2018 | CBC News

    ... has racked up scores of onscreen credits, most notably his role as grouchy dad Oscar Leroy on the Canadian series Corner Gas and its new animated version. Smits left Street Legal in 1992 to pursue other projects and spend more time with her family. ...

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  6. Vinay Menon: A Street Legal reboot is in the works - cue the sax soloRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2018 | The Toronto Star

    ... I'm afraid this is where my investigation ends. From Roseanne returning to huge ratings last week to an animated Corner Gas that premiered this week on The Comedy Network, reboots are storming the dial. Facing a number of existential threats - ...

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  7. Brent Butt on recreating the Corner Gas chemistry with animated rebootRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2018 | 680News

    "Corner Gas Animated" premieres Monday on The Comedy Network. Revivals are taking over television schedules, a trend sure to continue with the smash hit start of "Roseanne."

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  8. Brent Butt on recreating the Corner Gas chemistry with animated rebootRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2018 | Red Deer Advocate

    ... idea past a friend who knows both comedy and cartoons, Norm Hiscock. The Montreal native worked with Butt on "Corner Gas" between writing and producing stints on "Saturday Night Live," "Parks & Recreation" and "Brooklyn Nine-Nine." Hiscock also ...

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  9. Squamish actor returns to Corner Gas as show gets animatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2018 | Squamish Chief

    Cardinal will be reprising his role as Davis in Corner Gas Animated along with the many familiar faces that made up the gang in the fictional town of Dog River, Saskatchewan. It all began when CTV approached Brent Butt and his partners about bringing Corner Gas back to the small screen.

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    Mar 27, 2018 | Channel Canada

    Corner Gas Animated - SERIES PREMIERE Created by and starring comedian Brent Butt, the 13-episode, half-hour reboot of the iconic Canadian series sees the return of all the beloved characters of Dog River, Saskatchewan, as they partake in new adventures in an expanded animated universe. Brent , Lacey , Oscar , Hank , Davis is the sheriff of Port Canaan, a small fishing town, whose plans for a quiet life change instantly when refugees from a war-torn country wash up on his beach seeking asylum, only the country these people are from is America - and the war they are fleeing hasn't happened yet.

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  11. Corner Gas gets animatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2018 | Vancouver Courier

    The original Dog River gang is all there: Brent, Lacey, Oscar, Hank, Davis, Karen, Wanda and Emma. When CTV approached Brent Butt and his partners about bringing Corner Gas back to the small screen, the Vancouver comedian was admittedly leery.

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  12. Canadian comics buoyed by Mandela s involvement in Just For LaughsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2018 | Lethbridge Herald

    ... always better if somebody's making decisions about the stage when they've been on the stage before," said the "Corner Gas" star, who first performed at the Montreal mainstay in 1992. "Is Howie going to be calling shots? If he is, I have a higher ...

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  13. Canadian comics buoyed by Mandel's involvement in Just For LaughsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2018 | 680News

    ... always better if somebody's making decisions about the stage when they've been on the stage before," said the "Corner Gas" star, who first performed at the Montreal mainstay in 1992. "Is Howie going to be calling shots? If he is, I have a higher ...

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  14. Brent Butt hits thirty years of comedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    ... Of course, Butt is much more animated now than he's ever been. When he's not on stage, he's gearing up for Corner Gas Animated, the revival of his hit sitcom. After six seasons and a movie, there was still an appetite for the show, Butt says, but ...

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  15. Brent Butt says animated Corner Gas series pumps up the fantasyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2018 | CBC News

    Between a Mad Max spoof, a fight between a sasquatch and a unicorn, and a pirate-ship scene, it's clear fantasy will be a main feature of the upcoming Corner Gas animated reboot. Creator and star Brent Butt says the animated version that premieres April 2 on The Comedy Network will include the same types of fantasy sequences that were in the beloved live-action version, only ramped up.

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  16. Brent Butt says upcoming 'Corner Gas' animated reboot pumps up the fantasyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2018 | GlobalNews

    Between a Mad Max spoof, a fight between a sasquatch and a unicorn, and a pirate-ship scene, it's clear fantasy will be a main feature of the upcoming Corner Gas animated reboot. Creator and star Brent Butt says the animated version that premieres April 2 on The Comedy Network will include the same types of fantasy sequences that were in the beloved live-action version, only ramped up.

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  17. Brent Butt says animated a Corner Gasa series pumps up the fantasyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2018 | Lethbridge Herald

    Between a "Mad Max" spoof, a fight between a sasquatch and a unicorn, and a pirate-ship scene, it's clear fantasy will be a main feature of the upcoming "Corner Gas" animated reboot. Creator and star Brent Butt says the animated version that premieres April 2 on The Comedy Network will include the same types of fantasy sequences that were in the beloved live-action version, only ramped up.

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  18. What's UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2018 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... Doors are at 9 p.m. and music starts at 10 p.m. both nights. Brent Butt, creator and star of Canadian sitcom Corner Gas , has a new TV series in the works. But fans who only know him as Brent Leroy, the owner of the titular gas station on the ...

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  19. Sarah Polley, Mia Kirshner sign letter supporting women suing SoulpepperRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2018 | 680News

    ... pper production of "Kim's Convenience" and the subsequent TV adaptation for CBC. Actresses Tara Spencer-Nairn of "Corner Gas," Kristin Kreuk of "Smallville" and Amanda Brugel of "The Handmaid's Tale" also added their names to the letter.

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  20. Sarah Polley, Mia Kirshner sign letter supporting women suing SoulpepperRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2018 | Lethbridge Herald

    ... pper production of "Kim's Convenience" and the subsequent TV adaptation for CBC. Actresses Tara Spencer-Nairn of "Corner Gas," Kristin Kreuk of "Smallville" and Amanda Brugel of "The Handmaid's Tale" also added their names to the letter.

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