Corner Gas (2004–2009)

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The life, or lack thereof, of a proprietor of a gas station, which is the only stop for miles around and a hub of action on the Prairies.

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Series cast summary:
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 Brent Leroy (107 episodes, 2004-2009)
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 Lacey Burrows (107 episodes, 2004-2009)
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 Hank Yarbo (107 episodes, 2004-2009)
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 Oscar Leroy (107 episodes, 2004-2009)
Janet Wright ...
 Emma Leroy (107 episodes, 2004-2009)
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 Davis Quinton (107 episodes, 2004-2009)
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 Karen Pelly (107 episodes, 2004-2009)
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 Wanda Dollard (107 episodes, 2004-2009)
Cavan Cunningham ...
 Fitzy (48 episodes, 2004-2009)
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Popular comedian Brent Butt returns to small town Saskatchewan to portray the life he would have led had he gotten a real job - pumping gas at Corner Gas. Each episode of Corner Gas delivers a half-hour of comedic voyeurism in a place where everyone knows everyone else's business. The series is set in the fictional town of Dog River Saskatchewan, and focuses on the life (or lack thereof) of gas station owner Brent LeRoy, coffee shop proprietor Lacey Burrows and the folks who populate the area. Dog River is a nice town, but far from the quaint and idyllic little burgs we're used to seeing on TV. Written by Anonymous

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Forty kilometres from nowhere and way beyond normal. See more »

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19 June 2004 (Canada)  »

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Kaukana kaikesta  »

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Wanda's (Nancy Robertson) son Tanner is mentioned but never seen. In fact in episode 1.4 "Oh Baby!" that featured Brent attempting to babysit the boy, things were often shown from Tanner's point of view, and he never spoke. See more »

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Fitzy: My plan to promote Dog River is working. An American tourist came here accidentally.
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Crazy Credits

During the closing credits of "Rock On", instead of the usual closing theme song, Thunderface (Brent, Hank, Wanda, and Karen) performs Fast Exit's song "Capital Cash", as they did in the episode. See more »

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Featured in Beyond Corner Gas: Tales from Dog River (2005) See more »

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My Happy Place
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Written and Performed by Craig Northey
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Great Canadian Television
18 March 2004 | by (Windsor, Ontario) – See all my reviews

I had always been a fan of Brent Butt's comedy stylings, watching him on his specials and on Just For Laughs so when it came time to sit down and watch his new show, I was more than excited. Thankfully, I was treated to a fabulously written simple comedy about very small town life in Saskatchewan. Having grown-up on a farm myself, I couldn't help but chuckle with the identifiable characters on the show with their small town foibles and mentalities. I'm glad that Canadians have embraced this show and that it already has the green light for next season. I'm sure that any Americans (esp in the mid-west) who have access to CTV will also enjoy the humour being portrayed. Corner Gas is a simple comedy but that doesn't make it any less successful at its job; its a perfect blend of Canadian small town living and comedic satire. A Must See!!


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