In the news: November 29
About the show:
- CBC.ca Arts and Entertainment has a story on Zaib Shaikh's (Amaar) role in the next Canada Reads. Shaikh will be defending Timothy Findley's Not Wanted on the Voyage. Link
Beyond the show:
- The Globe and Mail talks to Little Mosque Executive Producer Mary Darling on the demand for Canadian content from the U.S. during the writers' strike:
Darling... says there's also been many format-rights enquiries about that CBC sitcom, which is now sold in 80 territories. She, too, has noticed an uptick in international interest for Canadian-made programs, and believes a good reason is simply that “Canadian product is getting better." Link
- From BBC News,British Muslim leaders are to tell mosques to reform - but do young Muslims even care?