Hulu has announced that the subscription-on-demand home video “Schitt’s Creek” will be in the US beginning October 3, 2022. The fan-favorite show, which originally aired in the US on Paramount’s Pop TV, has ended its sixth season running in year 2020.
In 2020, the series made history by sweeping all comedy categories in the Primetime Emmy Awards – with the most wins in a single season of comedy. This included Actress and Leading Actress Awards for Catherine O’Hara and Eugene Levy, as well as Actress and Supporting Actress wins for Annie Murphy and Danielle Levy. “Schitt’s Creek” also won an Emmy that year for directing a comedy series by Andrew Civedno and Daniel Levy, as well as a writing win for Daniel Levy.
“Sheets Creek” centers on a very wealthy video store mogul, Johnny Rose (Eugene Levy); his ex-wife soap star Moira (Catherine O’Hara); and their two adult children – David’s family black sheep (Daniel Levy) and self-described social worker Alexis (Annie Murphy). When the family suddenly finds themselves devastated, they have no choice but to move to Cheets Creek, a small town that Johnny once bought as a joke. Forced to live outside a motel, with their spoiled lives a memory, they struggle to find jobs, relationships, and most importantly, figuring out what it means to be a family in the beloved city they’ve reluctantly come to call home.
“Based on the number of “Schitt’s Creek” GIFs we shoot on Slack each day, it’s no surprise that we’re thrilled to welcome Johnny, Moira, Alexis, David, and the unique residents of Sheets Creek to Hollow,” Joe Early, Hulu President, said. in announcing the deal. “We can’t wait to share our award-winning, funny and heartwarming series and characters with our subscribers. We know they’ll fit in well.”
The series, commissioned by Canada’s CBC, is produced by Not a Real Company Productions and created by Eugene Levy and Daniel Levy. The executive producers are Eugene Levy, Daniel Levy, Andrew Barnsley, Fred Levy, David West Reed, and Ben Feigen. “Schitt’s Creek” was produced in association with CBC and Pop TV and distributed domestically by Lionsgate, and internationally by ITV Studios Global Entertainment.
“Schitt’s Creek” will join Hulu’s library of comics including “Abbott Elementary”, “Home Economics”, “Single Drunk Female” by Freeform, FX’s “Dave”, “Only Murders in the Building” and “Life and Beth” and “How I Met Your Father.”