When Amazon forked over money to, they must have known what they were buying. The iconic Canadian sketch comedy show were not above the going meta; it revealed how much the nation's taxpayers were unwittingly helping fund the program. So when the first trailer for the revival dropped, it was no surprise that there was a fair amount of ribbing of their new corporate overlords.
The ad discovers that the old gang was literally exhumed from the earth 27 years earlier than when their titular show ended, with Bruce McCullouch wishing they had "cryogenically frozen our bodies." We then see Dave Foley and Mark McKinney as executive directors, the former implying, "Well, the Devil again?" he adds, indicating that the two parties are interested in the return of a guy who wants "nothing to do with objectives, topical topics
Guests in the Hall include McCullouch's pestering, backpack-loving Gavin, and the masked tennis maven the Eradicator, McKinney's "Headcrusher," the secretaries, and even Scott Thompson's monologuist Buddy Cole. (Yes, Kevin McDonald is there too, who hopes to discharge his enabling boss character from the great.) There's even the restaurant staff from the semi-deep "dipping areas" sketch, which, if
The children in the hall will be released on Amazon Prime on May 13th.