About the series

THIS HOUR HAS 22 MINUTES is an iconic comedy show armed with sardonic sketches, biting parodies, and an unrelenting skewering of the weekly news. Starring Mark Critch, Cathy Jones, Susan Kent, and Trent McClellan, 22 MINUTES has been at the forefront of provocative satire for more than a quarter of a century, targeting politics, culture, and world events.

One of Canada's best-known and top-rated comedy shows, 22 MINUTES has been recognized with numerous awards over the years, including the Canadian Screen Awards Academy Icon Award. 22 MINUTES has also won several Canadian Comedy Awards, including Best TV Show.

A multiplatform hit, the show has a dynamic digital presence that allows fans to watch entire episodes online, view highlights and full sketches on Facebook, read jokes and much more on Twitter and check out photos and videos on Instagram. The show's social media outlets are updated continuously and generate considerable buzz.

Canadian Media Fund