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Susin Nielsen, Robson Arms

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Co-creator, producer, and head writer of the new CTV series Robson Arms, Susin Nielsen talked with Joseph Planta, about the locally set and shot series with a remarkable cast of Canadian talent, including such stars as John Cassini, William B. Davis, Shirley Douglas, Alisen Down, Fred Ewanuick, Perry Finnbogason, Megan Follows, Colin Foo, Margot Kidder, Mark McKinney, Kevin McNulty, Jane McGregor, Tobias Mehler, Gabrielle Miller, David Richmond-Peck, Zak Santiago, and more.

Text of introduction by Joseph Planta:

Robson Arms is a new dramatic comedy set in a low-rise in Vancouver’s West End, that will première this Friday night at 10.00 ET/PT on CTV.

It’s a uniquely Canadian series, with a remarkable cast of actors: John Cassini, playing the irreverent super, Yuri; who’s joined by such Canadian talent as Megan Follows, Mark McKinney, William B. Davis, Margot Kidder, Gabrielle Miller, Tobias Mehler, Gabrielle Rose, Kevin McNulty, the wily Alisen Down, the great Fred Ewanuick, and Zak Santiago, along with many others, who are nothing short than delightful.

Joining me today is the co-creator, creative producer, and head writer of Robson Arms, Susin Nielsen. Previous credits include writing for such series as Degrassi Junior High, Degrassi High, Madison, Nothing Too Good for a Cowboy, Degrassi: The Next Generation, Cold Squad, Liberty Street, and more. Please welcome to THECOMMENTARY.CA, the Gemini-winning Susin Nielsen; Good morning, Ms. Nielsen.


Robson Arms website: http://www.robsonarms.com