CBC News Special - Netflix

Type: News

Languages: English

Status: Running

Runtime: None minutes

Premier: 2016-06-11

CBC News Special - This Is That - Netflix

This is That is a news satire program broadcast on CBC Radio, which airs comedic news stories presented in the style of a real CBC Radio public affairs program. The program began as a summer replacement in 2010, returned in the summer of 2011, and was added to the regular schedule in the fall of 2011. It is hosted by Pat Kelly and Peter Oldring, and produced by Chris Kelly. The This Is That team have also produced comedy videos for the CBC's web comedy platform CBC Comedy.

CBC News Special - Awards - Netflix

The program has won three Canadian Comedy Awards. Their comedy special “The Christmas Letter” won a gold medal in the category of Best Comedy Special at the 2014 New York Festivals International Radio Awards and their fourth season won a bronze medal in the category of Best Regularly Scheduled Comedy Program at the same awards ceremony. At the 6th Canadian Screen Awards in 2018, Oldring won the award for Best Actor in a Web Program or Series for his performance in the show's CBC Comedy video series.

CBC News Special - References - Netflix