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(TV Guide)   Americans and others: What, if any, Canadian TV shows do you watch and enjoy?   (tvguide.com) divider line 40
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2014-03-29 07:29:01 PM  
12 votes:
The Red Green Show
2014-03-29 07:35:45 PM  
11 votes:
sp1.yimg.com
2014-03-29 07:25:24 PM  
5 votes:
kids in the hall
2014-03-29 11:27:21 PM  
4 votes:
31.media.tumblr.com

BRING IT BACK!
/Wesley
2014-03-29 11:08:41 PM  
3 votes:
img.fark.net
2014-03-29 11:08:27 PM  
3 votes:
The only one from Canada that matters for me.
Like the fist of an angry god I would.....

georgespigot.files.wordpress.com
2014-03-29 08:38:16 PM  
3 votes:
iamtalkytina.com
2014-03-29 11:10:49 PM  
2 votes:
www.vancouversun.com
2014-03-29 10:52:06 PM  
2 votes:

PunkTiger: Canadian animation REPRESENT.


img.fark.net
2014-03-29 10:35:08 PM  
2 votes:
Trailer Park Boys may just be one of the funniest TV shows ever made

/makes me almost want to drive to halifax to eat donairs and drink some swish
2014-03-29 10:33:53 PM  
2 votes:
i.imgur.com
2014-03-29 09:26:13 PM  
2 votes:
Continuum
2014-03-29 09:14:36 PM  
2 votes:

optikeye: [iamtalkytina.com image 500x416]


there's still nothing better.


drbristol.files.wordpress.com

bobanddoug.com


sorry for the ginormitude of the images
2014-03-29 08:38:38 PM  
2 votes:
Orphan Black

Season 2 starts April 19th
2014-03-29 07:56:10 PM  
2 votes:
I really enjoyed Little Mosque on the Prairie.
2014-03-30 09:23:40 AM  
1 votes:

Porous Horace: I don't believe English Canadian TV exists anymore; we all watch American shows.
Quebec, where the govt pumps money into the French culture machine, has lots of TV shows. Quebecois watch more American (mostly dubbed) English TV than French from France TV but mostly their own stuff.
I think because as English Canadians we can so easily obtain culture from the giant culture machine next door, that we're stereotypically kind of bland and blase and that we're probaby a bit lazy, that we don't do much of our own stuff. Or just bad copies of better American stuff (Littles Hobo notwithstanding).
The French have little choice; if they don't do it for themselves no one else will.


The govt money  must explain why Quebec has such high production values on some of its shows.
 There some excellent  TV here. I got Fortier on DVD for Christmas a couple of years ago. I don't remember  anything quite like it on American or Canadian TV in its day.
As far as reality shows go, Un Souper Presque Parfait  isn't too bad.  A whole new group of diverse contestants to detest every week.
 For local TV, Montreal's is pretty top notch (if you don't mind seeing the same two dozen stars over and over and over).

The neighbors had a beautiful German Shepherd name Estobo,
named for the show Little estHobo. I thought that was adorable.
2014-03-30 03:42:37 AM  
1 votes:
Battlestar Galactca produced in Canada with tons of Canadian actors and actresses and writers. I count it.
2014-03-30 03:25:03 AM  
1 votes:
How It's Made
2014-03-30 01:20:13 AM  
1 votes:
Kids In The Hall, Second City, You Can't Do That On Television.... and that's all I can remember. I don't watch much TV anymore.

I would say "How It's Made", but I don't really enjoy it as the writers need to be bashed in the face with a Garden Weasel.
2014-03-30 12:52:50 AM  
1 votes:
content6.flixster.com
2014-03-30 12:29:33 AM  
1 votes:
img1.wikia.nocookie.net
2014-03-30 12:12:42 AM  
1 votes:
Did I miss it or has no one mentioned Dragon's Den yet?  I watch that every week.
2014-03-29 11:18:49 PM  
1 votes:
Continuum
2014-03-29 11:14:24 PM  
1 votes:
www.911dvd.net

/Discontinued, of course.
//Original UK version was better
2014-03-29 10:54:29 PM  
1 votes:
img.fark.net
2014-03-29 10:50:10 PM  
1 votes:
Oh and I miss this...

img.fark.net

Aired in both the US and Canada, but Canada got the better extended-edition of the episodes *shakes tiny fist*

*sigh*... I wish they would have made a movie.. had a huge cult following in it's day.
2014-03-29 10:48:10 PM  
1 votes:
Let's try that again...

fc00.deviantart.net

Canadian animation REPRESENT.
2014-03-29 10:46:06 PM  
1 votes:
Aren't nearly all the shows on HGTV and DIY Canadian?

I don't enjoy them but my mom is glued to them all day when I check in on her.
2014-03-29 10:45:54 PM  
1 votes:
Canadian animation REPRESENT
2014-03-29 10:33:14 PM  
1 votes:
Since most of the thread is shows that are no longer on the air:

Forever Knight.
2014-03-29 10:31:39 PM  
1 votes:
Had a bit of a thing for Moose when in middle school.

bestofthe80s.files.wordpress.com
2014-03-29 10:25:02 PM  
1 votes:
They're not Canadian per se, but a LOT of American written and scripted cartoons are voiced and animated in Vancouver.
2014-03-29 10:00:37 PM  
1 votes:
Durham County
2014-03-29 09:31:09 PM  
1 votes:

Nefarious: Orphan Black

Season 2 starts April 19th


what_now: Orphan Black.


Thirded.

I tried "Lost Girl" for a season and a half. At that point the pretty could no longer counteract the stupid and I had to give up.
2014-03-29 09:12:40 PM  
1 votes:
1.bp.blogspot.com
2014-03-29 07:47:51 PM  
1 votes:
Actually, I'd watch 10 hours of Trailer Park Boys just for 10 minutes of J Rock

sp2.yimg.com
2014-03-29 07:41:47 PM  
1 votes:

libranoelrose: kids in the hall


This and You Can't Do That on Television. That's also basically how long it's been since I've actually been able to watch television.

Not because I don't have one, though. I'm not that awesome.
2014-03-29 07:40:41 PM  
1 votes:

IamKaiserSoze!!!: [sp1.yimg.com image 350x313]


i61.tinypic.com

2014-03-29 07:33:54 PM  
1 votes:
Wait, I thought Canada melted already due to the global warming pseudoscience truthers.
2014-03-29 07:28:54 PM  
1 votes:
Trailer Park Boys, Corner Gas, Degrassi
 
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