- TV, eh? Interview: CBC May End Up Shooting Never Shoot a Stampede Queen
"I think the Cariboo Chilcotin is totally ready for another close-up. When I was in Williams Lake to do a reading of the book last year there was a crime wave where teenaged girls were holding up convenience store clerks with machetes. Just last week Williams Lake came second on the list of the 'worst places to live in Canada.' This is a place with enough wild stories to run as long as The Beachcombers. It’s also insanely photogenic — a fantastic mix of wild west frontier and industrial wasteland." Read more.
Wednesday, May 26, 2010
CBC May End Up Shooting Never Shoot a Stampede Queen
I heard a rumour that was true - CBC is developing the Leacock medal-winning book Never Shoot a Stampede Queen for television. Writer Mark Leiren-Young gave me the scoop for TV, eh?: