Librarians, the Sitcom

It was only a matter of time. Australian TV has just crafted a black comedy centered around working at a public library. Wayne Hope, co-producer and director of the new show entitled The Librarians, had the idea after regular visits to his own local library where he observed the clientele. Hope said, “It’s one of the last places you can go to now where you get heating or cooling and a copy of the newspaper for nothing, so naturally it attracts every freak under the sun.” My favorite touch is the mail thief serving community service!

Special thanks to Schu’s Blog for the heads up!

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~ by Woeful on October 25, 2007.

10 Responses to “Librarians, the Sitcom”

  1. Adorable stuff… any chance to get it in full swing?!?!?!?!?

  2. It looks funny, let’s hope they pull it off!

  3. 🙂 would be nice!!
    Have a nice WEnd, I am off to Tuscany!

  4. I’ve been talking about developing the same kind of show for here in the US for years….. I need to get on the phone to my big whig famous entertainment friends pronto and get this going!!! Okay, I only have one big whig famous entertainment friend – maybe he’ll take my call, maybe he won’t…

  5. You never know, it might work!

  6. That would be hilarious. I’m totally hooked on the British Teachers series. Love it! NBC will totally steal it and make an American version….

  7. Yeah, it actually looks like it may be better than those dumbassed Noah Wyle movies …

    … still doesn’t beat Conan The Librarian from “UHF”, though. I don’t think anything can.

  8. Hi G. Yeah, Conan the Librarian is funny stuff!

  9. So cool! 🙂

  10. I hope we have a way to see it someday in the US!

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