Do you love watching fun shows in your leisure time? If you do, then you are at the right place. This article will talk about a Canadian reality show named “Schitt’s Creek”, which is full of satire and comical scenes. The show was appreciated for its story, acting, and humor. This show has also received many awards for its outstanding comedy series, direction, and acting.
It was created by father and son: Eugene and Dan Lavy. It got aired from January 13, 2015, to April 7, 2020. It consists of 6 seasons with 80 episodes.
So, let’s have a brief look at the storyline of the show.
The Plot of Schitt’s Creek
In this show, you will be introduced to a wealthy Rose family. Johny, his wife, and former opera actress Moira, and their adult children David and Alexis. They lose their fortune after being defrauded by their Business Manager.
After that, they tried and have rebuilt their lives with a remaining small town named Schitt’s Creek, which Johnny bought for his son David as a joke birthday gift in 1991 (yes, they were that rich).
The Roses got shifted to Schitt’s Creek, moving into two adjacent rooms in a run-down hotel. While their family was trying to adjust among themselves, their good attitudes converted into conflicts with the city’s most powerful people, including mayor Roland Schitt, his wife Jocel, the motel’s manager.
Who is in the Cast?
Dan Lavy as David Rose and Annie Murphy as Alexis Rose, the son and daughter of Johney and Moira with many more co-artists who, with their world-class acting, made the show a big hit on television. This show has also attracted many viewers on television.
Critical response Towards Schitt’s Creek
The Schitt’s Creek received generally positive reviews. It holds a rating of 65% on Rotten Tomatoes based on 26 ratings with an average of 6.38 out of 10. The Metacritic gave a score of 64 out of 100, based on 11 critics, indicating “generally favourable reviews”.
Vinay Menon of the Toronto Star wrote that the show “is one of the best CBC comedies in years”. The Los Angeles Times described the show as “very funny, beautifully played, and sometimes touchy.
With a very positive rating, the show was termed to be one of the best shows of the session.
Awards Won by Schitt’s Creek
The show has won a lot of awards at the 72nd premiered Emmy Awards. The series’ final season swept all seven major comedy awards. It was the first time for a comedy or drama series to receive all seven awards: Dan Levy received outstanding comedy series, writing, and directing a comedy series.
The show has also set a record for winning all four major acting categories in the award and also has a record of most Emmy award winners by a single comedy show in one single season.
The award-winning comedy show” Schitt’s creek can be termed to be one of the best comical series of the season. With a lot of entertaining moments and a creative storyline, the show has attracted a lot of viewers in the market.
If you are a fan of comical shows or like to watch reality shows for entertainment, I would recommend you to watch the series once, you will surely not regret it after looking at it.