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‘Schitt’s Creek’ Reunion Wanted on New Amazon Series ‘The Lake’

‘Schitt’s Creek’ Reunion Wanted on New Amazon Series ‘The Lake’

Julian Doucet was always told that his life should be made into a movie or TV show after he’d tell anyone his story—he’s a gay man who was just 20 years old when he had a daughter. While he and the baby’s mother gave the baby up for adoption, they remained in her life.

“I always felt a little conflicted about it just because it’s not just my story,” Doucet told me recently over Zoom from his home in Montreal. “It also belongs to her so I kind of wanted to wait until she was an adult in some ways. So when she graduated from university, I kind of was like, ‘Maybe I can do that show now.’”

That show is “The Lake,” Amazon Prime Video’s first scripted Canadian original series that premiered in June. Jordan Gavaris (“Orphan Black”) stars in the eight-episode comedy as Justin,

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