Radio & Television

CBC’s TallBoyz sketch comedy starts season two production

TORONTO — CBC and production company Accent Entertainment today announced original sketch comedy series TallBoyz has started production on its second season, which is scheduled to premiere on CBC and CBC Gem in winter 2021. With a collective height of 25’2”, the TallBoyz cast — Guled Abdi, Vance Banzo, Tim Blair and Franco Nguyen — will return to jab at popular culture from a very tall point of view, says the CBC press release. “This season’s sketches range from silly, absurdist themes, like taking down a buffet or rearing an oil barrel, to hard-hitting examinations of power, privilege, racism, blackface...

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