Brent Butt returns to Dog River in Corner Gas Animated

Butt joins Tom Power in the q studio to talk about the legacy of the show and why he's bringing it back in a new animated format.
Brent Butt with Tom Power in the q studio in Toronto, Ont. (Vivian Rashotte/CBC)

Originally published on March 29, 2018

Some familiar voices are about to return to network television. Almost 10 years after we said goodbye to the folks of Dog River, Sask., Corner Gas Animated revives the beloved show's most popular characters plus a few new ones. Comedian, creator and Corner Gas star Brent Butt joins Tom Power to talk about the legacy of the show and why he's bringing it back.

Corner Gas Animated premieres on The Comedy Network on Monday, April 2.

Click 'listen' near the top of this page to hear the full conversation.

Produced by Frank Lockyer Palmer

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