Kevin Tierney Why Letterkenny is a gift to Canadian TV

    Letterkenny, CraveTV’s first original series, has been the breakout hit of Canadian television. The winner of the Canadian Screen Award for best comedy series in March, it also won for best writing and best directing in a comedy series. In late April, it won the Writers Guild of Canada’s best comedy series award. Letterkenny Season 2: Ferda Edition (yes, that’s the official title) began streaming on Crave this week.

    Full disclosure: my son, Jacob Tierney, is the co-writer, director and an executive producer of Letterkenny. This column is not about him.

    Read the full article...