Now playing in Canada: Little Mosque on the Prairie

January 12, 2007

mosque.jpgThe meeting for pitching this sitcom must have been about as much like a scene from The Producers as real life can get.

Let me make sure I understand correctly? You propose a SITCOM about Muslims adjusting to life in Canada, and you want to call it “Little Mosque on the Prairie,” and there are jokes about suicides and bombs and stuff? Is that about right?

Remember, I ‘m not allowed to make this stuff up. Here is Amran Abocar’s story, here is a Hollywood Reporter story, and here is some Reuters Rough Cut Video:

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