Majumder Manor

Shaun Majumder has joked that he took inspiration from Newhart for his new series Majumder Manor.

The Canadian comic quipped that he wanted to be the Newfoundland version of the 1980s series Newhart.

“Yeah, kinda,” he said. “(Bob Newhart) had that beautiful old inn (in the 1980s series Newhart). Ours is a little more modern.”

He then went on to say that classic British comedy series Fawlty Towers was more his thing.

“But no, I actually have no desire to be Newhart. I want to be Fawlty Towers. That’s really where it’s at.” Continue reading »

Corus Entertainment’s W Network announced today a slate of new and returning original series launching on its 2013 winter schedule, including: Love It or List It Vancouver, hosted by Jillian Harris and Todd Talbot, Buying & Selling with the Property Brothers, Majumder Manor starring Shaun Majumder and his fiancé Shelby Fenner, and the group dating series Come Date With Me.

Also, viewer favourites Undercover Boss Canada, Candice Tells All and My House, Your Money are back with brand-new episodes.
“W Network’s original series continue to generate impressive ratings for the network in Canada and we are also pleased to see that these programs and our engaging talent are gaining popularity and recognition internationally as well,” said John MacDonald, Vice President, Head of TV Programming & Production, Corus Entertainment. “We look forward to continuing the momentum with our impressive winter line up.” Continue reading »