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You Can’t Do That on Television

1 9 7 9 – 1 9 9 0 (Canada)
144 x 30 minute episodes

This sketch show was geared to children and had amateur young actors performing all the roles, which spoofed everything from television shows to fast food restaurants.

Over 100 kids appeared on the show during its run. Some remained on the show for a few years while some only appeared in one episode. Regulars included Les Lye, Abby Hagyard, Christine McGlade, Lisa Ruddy, Alasdair Gillis, Vanessa Lindores, Doug Ptolemy, Chris Bickford, Kevin Kubusheskie, Adam Reid, Ted Wilson, Christian Tessier, Jennifer Brackenbury, Matthew Godfrey, Amyas Godfrey, Carlos Braithwaite, Jill Stanley, Justin Cammy, Stephanie Chow, Brodie Osmoe, Sairya Sharp, Stephanie Bauder, Kevin Schenk.

Future musician Alanis Morissette was a regular cast member during the 1980s.