Good Dog is a Canadian television comedy-drama series which aired for one season on HBO Canada. The show follows the life of character George Findlay, a role that Ken Finkleman reprised from The Newsroom.
|Created by||Ken Finkleman|
|Written by||Ken Finkleman|
|Directed by||Ken Finkleman|
|Country of origin||Canada|
|No. of episodes||13 (list of episodes)|
|Running time||approx. 26 minutes|
|Production company(s)||Shaftesbury Films|
|Original release||6 March –|
22 May 2011
|Followed by||Good God (2012)|
George Findlay (Finkleman) is a character who has been present in virtually all of Finkleman's past television projects, including The Newsroom, More Tears, Foolish Heart and Foreign Objects. A self-centred and unsympathetic television producer, in Good Dog he is trying to launch a reality show about his life with his new, much younger girlfriend Claire (Lauren Lee Smith).
|#||Title||Directed by||Written by||Original air date|
|1||"Pilot"||Ken Finkleman||Ken Finkleman||6 March 2011|
|2||"Converting to Judaism"||Ken Finkleman||Ken Finkleman||6 March 2011|
|3||"Jack Nicholson"||Ken Finkleman||Ken Finkleman||13 March 2011|
|4||"Under the Knife"||Ken Finkleman||Ken Finkleman||20 March 2011|
|George thinks about marketing his invention, The Fonk, the friendly honk, after another driver tears off the windshield wiper of George's car. George also considers plastic surgery.|
|5||"Gay Sopranos"||Ken Finkleman||Ken Finkleman||27 March 2011|
|6||"The Hitman"||Ken Finkleman||Ken Finkleman||3 April 2011|
|7||"The Prenup"||Ken Finkleman||Ken Finkleman||10 April 2011|
|8||"Madoff"||Ken Finkleman||Ken Finkleman||17 April 2011|
|9||"Death by Cliche"||Ken Finkleman||Ken Finkleman||24 April 2011|
|10||"Party Socks"||Ken Finkleman||Adam M. Reid & Max B. Reid and Ken Finkleman||1 May 2011|
|11||"The Hockey Player's Wife"||Ken Finkleman||Ken Finkleman||8 May 2011|
|12||"Prius"||Ken Finkleman||Ken Finkleman||15 May 2011|
|13||"I Never Met a Phor I Didn't Use"||Ken Finkleman||Ken Finkleman||22 May 2011|
- "The Six Faces of George". The Globe and Mail, March 4, 2011.
- "Samantha Bee and Lolita Davidovich join Good Dog (HBO Canada press release)". TV, eh?. 2011-09-19. Retrieved 2012-04-01.
- "Good God premieres April 9 on Movie Central/The Movie Network (TMN / Movie Central press release)". TV, eh?. 2012-03-20. Retrieved 2012-04-01.