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Wasted

Four slackers face what they have been waiting for their entire lives, the zombie apocalypse!

Scarborough, ON
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6.87 (361)

Week #1 Show Teaser Wasted

The world is a big waste according to four friends who spend most of their time discussing zombies while getting drunk and high. When the dead actually do rise they must use their limited knowledge and skills to survive.

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Synopsis

The world is a big waste according to four friends who spend most of their time discussing zombies while getting drunk and high. When the dead actually do rise they must use their limited knowledge and skills to survive.
Wasted breaks the rules of prime-time comedy with edgy multicultural characters and situations that pokes fun at race, religion, taboo topics, and the zombie genre itself. This show will present how they deal with the world before and during the zombie outbreak, often resorting to the past in order to face the future.

Team

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Satheesan Nagenthiram

Showrunner, Writer

Satheesan is an aspiring writer/filmmaker ever since he saw his first action film in theaters. He graduated from The Toronto Film school and has worked on several motion pictures, music videos, and shorts. Two which he has directed himself,

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Steve Kasan

Talent, Marketing / Social

Steve has been wanting to be in the Film/TV industry ever since he attended a make shift Film Studies course in high-school and learned to channel his creativity into this venue. Ever since then, he has studied all areas of filmmaking in front of the camera and behind it.
Currently, Steve is active in the Toronto web community and has appeared in shorts & features.

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Lance Fernandes

Producer, Editor

Lance is an independent and emerging filmmaker who has worked as a director, producer, video editor and cinematographer for various commercials, films and music videos for companies such as HMV, JVC, Universal Music, Warner Music, and Corona. His award winning film, “The Ultimate Control,” won an international award as part of iStock’s video contest in 2007.

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Ratings & Reviews

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Reviews (77)

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    Joeseph K.
    posted 1 year ago

    So want to see this get done! Recipe for awesome!
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    William C.
    posted 1 year ago

    Totally voting! Loving the vibe here!
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    Amy F.
    posted 1 year ago

    Promoting drugs is not cool.
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    Sheldon O.
    posted 1 year ago

    Good week 6 entry, was a little funny, but not as good as some previous stuff
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    scott m.
    posted 1 year ago

    Very cool concept, can't wait to see more.
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    Ellen S.
    posted 1 year ago

    This show better win!! appeals to soo many horror and comic book fans. You guys would be huge at comic book conventions.
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    Daniel J.
    posted 1 year ago

    Pretty good but there is lots of competition out there!!!!!!!!!!!! Lots of other competitors competing against everyone in the competition!!!!!!!! Good luck to you and everyone!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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    NADA H.
    posted 1 year ago

    Awesome Work! Finally some Canadian Zombie action!
    Can't wait to see more from the troop!
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    Jacinta F.
    posted 1 year ago

    Way to go WASTED! Hope you make it to the finals.
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    Sergei G.
    posted 1 year ago

    I don't see any potential in this project
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    Zombie R.
    posted 1 year ago

    Loving this concept! Let's get it made!
  • Steven's Photo

    Steven H.
    posted 1 year ago

    Awesome Work!
  • John's Photo

    John F.
    posted 1 year ago

    I think its a cool introduction to whats to come
  • Eugene's Photo

    Eugene C.
    posted 1 year ago

    Love the trailer, can't wait for the show to b made :D #wasted
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    Rory H.
    posted 1 year ago

    Nothing special, but ok.
  • Brooklyn's Photo

    Brooklyn M.
    posted 1 year ago

    TOP 15 PLEASE!!!
  • Lester's Photo

    Lester F.
    posted 1 year ago

    Haha soo good! I want to see more!
  • Brian's Photo

    Brian Q.
    posted 1 year ago

    Awesome team and ideas!
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    Ben H.
    posted 1 year ago

    Good luck Zombie hunters! May the 4th be with you!
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    zack a.
    posted 1 year ago

    Lana, LANA, LAAANAAAAA

    DANGER ZOOOONE!!

    Zombies+Booze&Weed. You got my vote!
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    Joe K.
    posted 1 year ago

    Dopeness!
  • Donna's Photo

    Donna N.
    posted 1 year ago

    Not even funny.
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    david l.
    posted 1 year ago

    best show, keep going!
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    Jeff Z.
    posted 1 year ago

    can't wait to see more. Great show
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    Alicia W.
    posted 1 year ago

    Love you guys!
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    Lovina Y.
    posted 1 year ago

    This series is witty, has a great theme, insanely multicultural, they represent different religious backgrounds, have a strong female lead, has a Zombieland/Pineapple Express type humor, the list goes on. I truly feel Wasted has the best representation of our country....and BONUS who doesn't want to see a post apocalyptic version of Canada??!!

    i give ya'll 5000xp points!
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    Jordan P.
    posted 1 year ago

    I'm looking forward to more from this group and story! Lock n load baby!
  • Ian's Photo

    Ian R.
    posted 1 year ago

    Awesome concept, I hope to see this happen on CBC!
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    Jin P.
    posted 1 year ago

    Awesome zombie series with a different approach, glad to see a series with minorities and female leads that help represent our diverse culture! Get Wasted!
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    Stephen E.
    posted 1 year ago

    very original and funny love it
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    Athi V.
    posted 1 year ago

    Hilarious idea, seems like a concept and show that I would follow and thoroughly enjoy. I know A+K=47!!!!!!
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    Josh W.
    posted 1 year ago

    Lets take a zombie humor idea, and shove in pot references for no reason whatsoever. When a show would be better off without it's own theme, there's a problem.
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    Patrick T.
    posted 1 year ago

    Loving the way this looks! Much love from the US!
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    Matthew C.
    posted 1 year ago

    Fantastic stuff.
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    Phi H.
    posted 1 year ago

    Pretty solid trailer. Looks like great potential...beer, zombies, this can be a winner.
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    Tushar S.
    posted 1 year ago

    Awesome
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    Vince T.
    posted 1 year ago

    A very cool idea! Any group that chooses to engage in comedy while contending with zombies has my support. :-)
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    Jeff C.
    posted 1 year ago

    Zombies and Comedy i like it! Hey CBC you need this type of show
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    kyle v.
    posted 1 year ago

    I like the past/future idea. I'd like to see how it would actually play out in the show of course, but the concept is cool.
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    Vik M.
    posted 1 year ago

    Nicely done. Really good potential with the characters. This project will win this whole competition. I wish your project all the best. Good Luck!
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    Susan H.
    posted 1 year ago

    Stoners hunting zombies is a bit hackneyed but the actors are great. I thought the photography was very good. It is silly young men humour but then that can be very funny. I laughed out loud at all three trailers.
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    John M.
    posted 1 year ago

    Great concept!
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    BRIAN H.
    posted 1 year ago

    Zombies and green! FEEL IT!
  • Andy's Photo

    Andy J.
    posted 1 year ago

    Love the concept but up against another zombie comedy that looks pretty stronger for "Canadian" comedy
  • Thomas's Photo

    Thomas W.
    posted 1 year ago

    you got a really great concept here. If this can get on the CBC kudos to you and them for pushing the edge!
  • Tara's Photo

    Tara G.
    posted 1 year ago

    Steve you're an awesome producer!!!!
  • Prabudda's Photo

    Prabudda P.
    posted 1 year ago

    These guys know what they are doing. Well put together. Unique angle to a popular concept. If this doesn't win, we riot. CBC get this on TV, a hockey night in Canada lead in will be key.
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    Dylan M.
    posted 1 year ago

    I think I'm just burned out on zombies and on stoner comedy
  • Mike's Photo

    Mike E.
    posted 1 year ago

    Out there!!
  • Taylor's Photo

    Taylor I.
    posted 1 year ago

    good work
  • Gregory's Photo

    Gregory H.
    posted 1 year ago

    Looks interesting, i feel compelled to watch anything with zombies in it, for better or worse, tho i think you might have something with this, i look forward to more form you.
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    J-P R.
    posted 1 year ago

    Love the movie blend
  • Ian's Photo

    Ian M.
    posted 1 year ago

    Awesome Dude!
  • miles's Photo

    miles R.
    posted 1 year ago

    as someone who has friends who talk about what they would do in the zombie apocalypse (perhaps more accurately what they wish they could do) i think this could be really funny
  • Gary's Photo

    Gary C.
    posted 1 year ago

    Scarborough Massive!
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    Hayden B.
    posted 1 year ago

    LOVE it! So good.
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    Gabriellenstein C.
    posted 1 year ago

    I already want to watch more of this. Awesome!
  • Howard's Photo

    Howard L.
    posted 1 year ago

    Love the clip and feeling pretty good knowing I did not Wasted 2 minutes on this!
  • Shawn's Photo

    Shawn S.
    posted 1 year ago

    Uhhhh, a B-movie sure. A tv show? Probably not a lot to keep it going
  • Mike's Photo

    Mike S.
    posted 1 year ago

    I dig it.
  • Eric's Photo

    Eric M.
    posted 1 year ago

    This looks hilarious!
  • Andre's Photo

    Andre G.
    posted 1 year ago

    When society falls and the zombies rise, the drunks and wastrels will inherit the Earth. #Realism
  • Fiona's Photo

    Fiona R.
    posted 1 year ago

    Looking forward to seeing what it takes to get this bunch of wasters out of their armchairs!
  • Angel's Photo

    Angel Z.
    posted 1 year ago

    Wasted better win!!! Awesome!
  • Sarah's Photo

    Sarah A.
    posted 1 year ago

    A comedy with a zombie apocalypse...interesting....very interesting :)
  • DONNA's Photo

    DONNA O.
    posted 1 year ago

    awesome idea!!!
  • Chris's Photo

    Chris T.
    posted 1 year ago

    Awesome~ you guys are hilarious
  • Kat's Photo

    Kat T.
    posted 1 year ago

    I thought this was the most unique idea yet! I am incredibly excited to see were this goes and really feel like CBC desperately needs this kind of edge!
  • Kris's Photo

    Kris N.
    posted 1 year ago

    A good deconstruction of the zombie genre and stoners. Has the potential to become a popular show amongst the youth population
  • Jim's Photo

    Jim g.
    posted 1 year ago

    lol "a + K = 47" that line had me spitting out my drink, lol. Good luck looking forward to seeing more
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    Adriano C.
    posted 1 year ago

    Phenomenal trailer guys, very funny. I would definitely like to see more!
  • Sarah's Photo

    Sarah B.
    posted 1 year ago

    Awesome!
  • Trevor's Photo

    Trevor C.
    posted 1 year ago

    I liked it. Then again through a zombie in anything and I like it.
  • Darcy's Photo

    Darcy F.
    posted 1 year ago

    The drug content makes it dead in the water. Even having said that, unfortunately it's still middle only of the road funny.
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    Sam S.
    posted 1 year ago

    hilarious!
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    Anh H.
    posted 1 year ago

    YESSSS ZOMBIEEEEEEEEEEEEEES
  • Paul's Photo

    Paul S.
    posted 1 year ago

    Such a great concept! CBC you NEED this on the air!!! Zombies are super popular and this is hilarious!!! Pineapple Express and Walking Dead had a baby HAHA
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