Up Schitt’s Creek! We take a closer look at the hit series that got many of us through lockdown

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Schitt’s Creek stars (from left) Catherine O’Hara, Annie Murphy, Eugene Levy and Dan Levy all took home an Emmy at this year’s ceremony. (Photo: Netflix)
Schitt’s Creek stars (from left) Catherine O’Hara, Annie Murphy, Eugene Levy and Dan Levy all took home an Emmy at this year’s ceremony. (Photo: Netflix)

He was once most famous for being the dad in American Pie, the embarrassed-looking guy who catches his son in compromising positions. Now he’s the dad in another hit comedy – and this time he has nothing to be mortified about.

Eugene Levy and son Dan are the co-creators of the hit show Schitt’s Creek, which raked in one gong after the other at the recent Emmy Awards.

The real-life father-and-son duo – who play Johnny and David Rose in the comedy series – became the first father-son pair to win Emmy Awards for acting in the same year. Schitt’s Creek also won a record-breaking nine awards.

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