‘Schitt’s Creek’ wins Emmy award for best comedy series

Eugene Levy arrives on the red carpet at the 7th annual Canadian Screen Awards in Toronto, Canada
FILE PHOTO: Eugene Levy, of "Schitt's Creek," arrives on the red carpet at the 7th annual Canadian Screen Awards in Toronto, Canada, March 31, 2019. REUTERS/Carlos Osorio

September 21, 2020

(Reuters) – “Schitt’s Creek,” a Canadian series about a wealthy family forced to live in a rundown motel in a small town, won the Emmy Award for best comedy on Sunday.

The series picked up seven statuettes at the ceremony, including all four comedy acting awards for stars Eugene Levy, Catherine O’Hara, Daniel Levy and Annie Murphy.

(Reporting by Nichola Groom; Editing by Muralikumar Anantharaman)