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Friday, Apr. 27, 2018
How the ‘Corner Gas’ cast felt about seeing the animated versions of themselves Click the video to watch! The beloved characters of Dog River, Saskatchewan are coming back for a Corner Gas reboot with one big catch—this time, they’re animated. Corner Gas was the number one sitcom in Canada throughout its entire six-season run. The anticipated 13-episode series was created by, and stars, Brent Butt. He recently returned to The Social with his co-star, Fred Ewanuick, to give us a little...
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Friday, Apr. 27, 2018
Breaking News! Corner Gas Animated now available bite-sized! The new Snackable TV app contains two new adventures with the characters of Corner Gas Animated, and hosted by someone you might recognize. Visit http://www.snackabletv.ca/ or your favourite app store to download the app and find out if Brent and Oscar or Hank and Wanda are still as loving as ever!
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Friday, Apr. 27, 2018
Sing along with us…you know the song! https://www.cornergas.com/corner-gas-animated-sing-long/
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Friday, Apr. 27, 2018
Our Online Store is Now Open! Most people think that the best part of online shopping is that you can do it in your pajamas, or that you don’t have to go outside and battle crowds or find parking. The best part of the Corner Gas online store is that, unlike the real Corner Gas, you can avoid running into Hank, or having to match wits with Wanda! Our new online store is up – with some fun stuff for you to purchase! We have a limited edition numbered t-shirt specially designed for the first...
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Friday, Apr. 27, 2018
Watch the trailer for the new series below!   https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=2&v=RR3w0DEYLWE
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Friday, Apr. 27, 2018
Corner Gas Animated Live Read and Sneak Peak! Tickets are on sale now for an exciting live event in Toronto! In anticipation of the April 2 premiere of the re-imagined iconic Canadian series Corner Gas on The Comedy Network, join Brent Butt and the rest of the cast for a one-of-a-kind live event. Created by and starring comedian Brent Butt, Corner Gas Animated sees the return of all the show’s beloved characters as they partake in new adventures in an expanded cartoon universe. A live...
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Friday, Apr. 27, 2018
This Spring, The Comedy Network Packs Nationwide Freeview with Must-See Programming − Comedy Freeview runs March 20 – April 17 − − CORNER GAS ANIMATED premieres April 2 − − Comedy’s most-watched series THE JIM JEFFRIES SHOW returns March 27 − − Comedy’s late-night lineup features some of the freshest voices including THE DAILY SHOW WITH TREVOR NOAH, THE OPPOSITION WITH JORDAN KLEPPER, and FULL FRONTAL WITH SAMANTHA BEE −   TORONTO (March 2, 2018) – Beginning March 20, Comedy is...
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Friday, Apr. 27, 2018
The Comedy Network Gets Pumped with the Debut of CORNER GAS ANIMATED, Monday, April 2   – Comedy also reveals brand-new artwork of the entire cast – – The animated reboot airs Mondays at 8 p.m. ET/PT on Comedy – – The entire CORNER GAS series and Corner Gas: The Movie are streaming now on CraveTV. “Anyone who fails to appreciate the exquisite comical whimsy and admire the stunning popular success of CORNER GAS is a jackass.” – John Doyle, The Globe & Mail     To tweet this...
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Friday, Apr. 27, 2018
Why Animate? Brent Butt, David Storey and Virginia Thompson talked about the idea of an animated version of the series when they were making the original sitcom because of Brent’s love of comics and his talent as an illustrator. They didn’t take the idea seriously until after Corner Gas: The Movie, when fans asked for even more Corner Gas. Brent thinks in pictures and doodles. When he created Corner Gas the sitcom, he and the team were always coming up with ideas that...
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Friday, Apr. 27, 2018
Dog River Digitally Interactive, Self-Guided, Walking Tour, with Sneak Peek of CORNER GAS ANIMATED Locations, Launches Tomorrow In Celebration of Canada 150 – Participating in the event are Honourable Ken Cheveldayoff, Saskatchewan’s Minister of Parks, Culture and Sport, Grant Clarke, Mayor of Rouleau, Virginia Thompson, Executive Producer of the CORNER GAS franchise and Actor Cavan Cunningham who plays Mayor ‘Fitzy’ Fitzgerald – – Interactive Tour offers QR codes with behind-the-scenes...
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Friday, Apr. 27, 2018
The Comedy Network Releases Official First-Look Photos from CORNER GAS ANIMATED In anticipation of the debut of CORNER GAS ANIMATED and the launch of the Dog River Walking Tour in Rouleau, SK, The Comedy Network has released a first look at some of Dog River’s most iconic locales, re-imagined. From Emma and Oscar’s house, to Foo Mart and Dog River Hotel, fans can catch a sneak peek of their favourite fictional town…animated! Photos are available for download...
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Friday, Apr. 27, 2018
Corrine Koslo Cast as Emma Leroy for The Comedy Network’s CORNER GAS ANIMATED – Voice recordings currently underway in Vancouver and Toronto –   To tweet this release: http://bmpr.ca/2jFRKDR TORONTO (January 30, 2017) – As announced earlier today by CORNER GAS creator, executive producer and star Brent Butt, The Comedy Network confirms that actor and long-time friend of Janet Wright, Corrine Koslo, has been cast as the voice of the series’ beloved character, Emma Leroy, for the...
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Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017
– New adventures, new episodes: pre-production begins January 2017 in Vancouver and Toronto – – Animated world allows Brent Butt’s comedy to be as limitless as his imagination – – New series brings new opportunities for brand integration –  To tweet this release: bmpr.ca/2hDSoBB TORONTO (December 19, 2016) – Life in Dog River is about to get a lot more animated! Following a trailblazing six-season run and a blockbuster 2014 movie, The Comedy Network announced today it has greenlit an...
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Friday, Feb. 5, 2016
Corner Gas: The Movie Nominated for Golden Screen Award and  Best Cross Platform Project by 2016 Canadian Screen Awards - More than 7 million TV viewers, over 130,000 video starts, tens of millions social media impressions, nearly 60,000 moviegoers, and 56,000 DVD and Blu-ray units sold, garners nominations – To tweet this release: http://bit.ly/CGMawardnominations TORONTO (February 8, 2016) – Corner Gas: The Movie received two nominations from the 2016 Canadian Screen Awards,...
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Monday, Feb. 2, 2015
    New and Innovative Release Model a Resounding Success as Multi-Platform Audiences Confirmed   – Fuelled by a groundbreaking, event distribution model over three weeks in December, Canadians fill up on Corner Gas: The Movie on multiple screens: in-theatre, television, online, and DVD and Blu-ray –   To tweet this release: http://bit.ly/cgfinalresults TORONTO (January 19, 2015) – Nearly 60,000 moviegoers. More than 7 million TV viewers. More than 130,000 video starts....
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