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The Industry 

Made in Canada (original title)
Back stabbing execs at a Canadian TV network stop at nothing to get ahead.
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Rick Mercer ...  Richard Strong 65 episodes, 1998-2003
...  Alan Roy 36 episodes, 1998-2001
...  Veronica Miller 36 episodes, 1998-2001
...  Victor Sela 36 episodes, 1998-2001
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Back stabbing execs at a Canadian TV network stop at nothing to get ahead.

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Alan Roy: So you're out of the hospital now, huh?
Wanda: Uh, yeah!
Alan Roy: Made a speedy recovery, didn't you?
Wanda: Yeah, I, uh, I did.
Alan Roy: So what was it? Low blood sugar? Scurvy?
Wanda: Um... low blood scurvy?
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a dry biting satire
12 January 2001 | by See all my reviews

Made in Canada isn't a knee=slapping sitcom; its ironic biting satire.

Not just of office politics, but of the entertainment industry, canada, and human relationships and perceptions etc. rick mercer has a fine eye for distilling the esscence of human insanity into a half-hour form (or is it 22 minutes??) everyone knows an 'alan': the take credit for it but i'm not going to work boss. victor: the spineless syncophant; richard: the aggradizing, self-promoting jerk; veronica: the one who does all the work and gets none of the credit and wanda: the "radar o'reilley" of the office who holds it all together. i even like the 'beaver creek'(aka 'little house on the prairie' etc) send-ups of bloated tv series and even more bloated star egos.

hollywood should take a look at canadian tv. these shows are character driven and entertaining and don't insult my intellegence

now why can't hollywood do this???


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