Schitt's Creek

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  • TV-14
  • 2015
  • 6 Seasons
  • 8.5  (142,758)

Schitt's Creek is a critically acclaimed Canadian television sitcom that premiered on CBC in 2015 and ran for six seasons until its finale in 2020. Created by Eugene Levy and his son Dan Levy, the show tells the story of the wealthy Rose family who loses their fortune after their business manager defrauds them, leaving them with nothing but a small town they bought as a joke called Schitt's Creek.

The family, consisting of Johnny Rose (Eugene Levy), his wife Moira Rose (Catherine O'Hara), and their adult children David (Dan Levy) and Alexis (Annie Murphy), are forced to leave their luxurious life behind and move to Schitt's Creek, where they are faced with a culture shock and a community that they originally looked down upon.

The show balances heartwarming moments with sharp humor, as the Rose family adjusts to their new life in the town, trying to find their place and rebuild their lives. Johnny attempts to start a new business, Moira runs for local office, David opens up his own artisanal general store, and Alexis pursues her own personal goals outside of her past life of excess.

Throughout the show, the characters grow and change in various ways, as they learn to appreciate the simpler things in life and form meaningful connections with the people of Schitt's Creek.

One of the show's highlights is its outstanding cast, led by iconic actors Eugene Levy and Catherine O'Hara. Eugene Levy's deadpan delivery and comedic timing is perfect for the role of Johnny, the patriarch of the family who is both practical and caring. O'Hara's portrayal of Moira is nothing short of brilliant, as she brings a unique and flamboyant personality to the town, complete with an eccentric wardrobe and an ever-changing accent.

Dan Levy, who not only co-created the show but also plays David, delivers a breakout performance, infusing the character with sharp wit and vulnerability. Annie Murphy shines as the bubbly Alexis, whose personal growth throughout the show is a standout aspect of the series.

Schitt's Creek has been praised for its depiction of LGBTQ+ characters, particularly in the portrayal of David's sexuality and his relationship with his partner Patrick (Noah Reid). The show tackles their romance with care and sensitivity, portraying it as a natural component of the show.

Another aspect of the show that has been praised is its representation of small-town life and the people who inhabit it. Rather than reducing the residents of Schitt's Creek to mere caricatures, the show delves into their unique personalities and stories, making them just as important as the central characters.

Overall, Schitt's Creek is a triumph of a show that blends comedy and heart in a way that is rare on television. The Levy's created a world and characters that are unique and nuanced, while also exploring themes of family, community, and personal growth. Its impact on pop culture has been undeniable, making it one of the most memorable and beloved sitcoms of recent times.

In conclusion, Schitt's Creek is a six-season sitcom that tells the story of a wealthy family's downfall and subsequent life in a small town they are forced to inhabit. The show boasts of outstanding performances, balanced humor, and heart-warming moments that make it an essential watch.

Schitt's Creek is a series that is currently running and has 6 seasons (82 episodes). The series first aired on January 13, 2015.

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Best Wishes, Warmest Regards: A Schitt's Creek Farewell
15. Best Wishes, Warmest Regards: A Schitt's Creek Farewell
April 7, 2020
This special celebrates "Schitt's Creek" and gives fans an intimate, behind-the-scenes look at the making of the final season including never-before-seen footage of table reads, auditions and celebrity interviews.
Happy Ending
14. Happy Ending
April 7, 2020
David stresses out over the 'rain' on his wedding day, the family scramble to make it right.
Start Spreading the News
13. Start Spreading the News
March 31, 2020
Moira receives some unexpected news and David makes a tough decision about where he wants to live.
The Pitch
12. The Pitch
March 24, 2020
Johnny, Stevie and Roland head to New York for their pitch meeting, nervous but excited. Moira anxiously awaits their return, becoming more distressed as the day goes on, knowing this is her last chance at escape. Alexis and David get ahead of themselves and contemplate living in New York.
The Bachelor Party
11. The Bachelor Party
March 17, 2020
The Roses attend the Escape Room portion of David and Patrick's Bachelor Party, but their participation wanes the more their personal dilemmas come to a head.
Sunrise Sunset
10. Sunrise Sunset
March 10, 2020
Moira�s former �Sunrise Bay� producers (Guest stars Victor Garber and Saul Rubinek) show up with big news, while Alexis binge-watches old episodes of the soap and discovers some dirt. Alexis gives Moira advice on how to proceed, leaving Moira feeling conflicted. Meanwhile, the new motel is proving to be a money pit for Johnny and he�s worried about paying for David�s undoubtedly lavish catering bill for the wedding.
Rebound
9. Rebound
March 3, 2020
Moira's former "Sunrise Bay" producers show up with big news, while Alexis binge-watches old episodes of the soap and discovers some dirt. Alexis gives Moira advice on how to proceed, leaving Moira feeling conflicted. Meanwhile, the new motel is proving to be a money pit for Johnny and he�s worried about paying for David's undoubtedly lavish catering bill for the wedding.
The Presidential Suite
8. The Presidential Suite
February 25, 2020
Johnny and Moira spend a night in the new motel. Alexis receives a surprise visitor.
Moira Rosé
7. Moira Rosé
February 18, 2020
Moira and David sample wine at Herb Ertlinger's vineyard, while Johnny attempts to have "the talk" with Patrick.
The Wingman
6. The Wingman
February 11, 2020
Alexis and Moira deal with the outcome of a viral video, while Johnny helps Bob get back out in the dating world.
The Premiere
5. The Premiere
February 4, 2020
Alexis plans a local premiere for the Crows movie and Moira makes a big splash on the red carpet, while David tends to Patrick after his wisdom teeth removal.
Maid of Honour
4. Maid of Honour
January 28, 2020
Moira shares the newly released Crows movie trailer with the Jazzagals. Johnny and Roland find a suspicious bag of money at the new motel.
The Job Interview
3. The Job Interview
January 21, 2020
Johnny and Moira endeavor to secure an investor for a new motel, while Alexis and Ted struggle with long-distance.
The Incident
2. The Incident
January 14, 2020
David is embarrassed by a childhood issue that resurfaces, while Johnny, Stevie, and Roland attend a viewing for a motel nearby.
Smoke Signals
1. Smoke Signals
January 7, 2020
On their way to drop off Alexis at the airport, David stops to scout a potential wedding venue and holds things up.
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Where to Watch Schitt's Creek
Schitt's Creek is available for streaming on the CBC website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Schitt's Creek on demand at Amazon Prime, Philo, Netflix, Amazon, Hulu, Vudu, FuboTV, Microsoft Movies & TV, Google Play and Apple TV.
  • Premiere Date
    January 13, 2015
  • IMDB Rating
    8.5  (142,758)