WITH LOVE (AND WIGS), CATHERINE O’HARA AND SCHITT’S CREEK FINALLY BROKE THROUGH AT THE EMMYS
It’s rare for a show five seasons in—with its sixth and final season on the way—to break through at the Emmys, but that’s just what Schitt’s Creek did. And the joint Pop TV and CBC series is that kind of show: a rarity. The acclaimed comedy created by father-son duo Eugene Levy and Dan Levy is unlike any other comedy on TV. READ MORE
TWITTER GOES WILD OVER THE EMMY NOMINATIONS FOR SCHITT’S CREEK
It’s been a long time coming. Schitt’s Creek was nominated for four Emmys on Tuesday, including Outstanding Comedy Series.
Twitter blew up with excitement about the underdog comedy that made moves all the way to the top.
MOIRA GOT HER EMMY NOM AND I’M VERY EMOTIONAL ABOUT ALL OF THIS. @TheEmmys
— dan levy (@danjlevy) July 16, 2019
Dan this means you can’t end the show now sorry those are the rules
— Molly Knight (@molly_knight) July 16, 2019
THE LITTLE SHOW THAT DID: SCHITT’S CREEK STAR SHOCKED BY EMMY NOMS ‘ROLLING IN’
‘Maybe it’s just the Canadian in me where you think, ‘Oh, we’re probably not going to get more than one, if we get one’,’ Eugene Levy said
Eugene Levy described Schitt’s Creek as “the little show that could” to the Toronto Star — and it was the little show that did. The Canadian comedy series, with a small American cult following, caught the attention of the Television Academy and earned four Emmy nominations when the list came out Tuesday.
On top of the show vying for best comedy series and best contemporary costumes, Levy was nominated for best lead actor in a comedy series and his opposite, Catherine O’Hara who plays Moira Rose, was nominated for best leading actress in a comedy series. READ MORE
THE CANADIAN CAST OF ‘SCHITT’S CREEK’ CAN’T STOP CELEBRATING THEIR EMMY AWARD NOMINATIONS
The Emmy nominations were released on Tuesday, July 16, and we think it’s safe to say that the Schitt’s Creek cast stole the show, especially in Canada. Fans of Schitt’s Creek were patiently waiting for their favorite show to shine and this year, their dream finally came true! But fans weren’t the only ones excited about the nominations. The Schitt’s Creek cast celebrated their four Emmy nominations last night on social media with the rest of Canada. READ MORE