The Kids in the Hall documentary to stream on Amazon Prime

A -part documentary about Canadian comedy troupe The Youngsters in the Corridor is headed to Amazon Prime after debuting subsequent month at the South through Southwest pageant.

Prime Video, Amazon’s streaming arm, says The Youngsters in the Hall: Comedy Punks will characteristic archival footage from the quintet’s earliest years, in the back of-the-scenes clips from their eponymous caricature series and in-depth interviews with contributors Dave Foley, Bruce McCulloch, Kevin McDonald, Mark McKinney and Scott Thompson.

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The documentary dives into the group’s submit-punk technology origins within the mid-eighties, 5 seasons of their tv series, a controversial feature film and multiple offered-out tours.

it is set to greatest on the SXSW Film Competition in Austin, Texas, this March prior to touchdown on Prime Video later this yr.

The glance-back joins a Toronto-shot revival of The Youngsters in the Hall sketch collection that is additionally set to circulation on Amazon Top later this 12 months.

WATCH | Sketches from the original The Youngsters within the Hall TELEVISION display: 

the original comedy aired from 1989 to 1995 on CBC, to boot as CBS and HBO within the America.

Produced via Blue Ant Studios, the brand new documentary is drawn from the biography The Children within the Corridor: One Dumb Guy via Paul Myers, who serves as an government producer.

Featured interviews include Fred Armisen, Lauren Ash, Jay Baruchel, Janeane Garofalo, Eddie Izzard, Mae Martin, Lorne Michaels and Mike Myers.

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