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CTV Celebrates Pride Week with Debut of My Own Private Oshawa, June 25

On the eve of gay pride parades across the continent this coming Sunday, CTV premieres the award-winning, gay coming-of-age, comedic movie My Own Private Oshawa, on Saturday, June 25 at 9 p.m. ET (check local listings). Written by and starring Jonathan Wilson, My Own Private Oshawa is a touching and funny theatrical film, based on the hit play of the same name.

-- Gay coming-of-age comedy stars Jonathan Wilson -- TORONTO, June 20 2005 -- On the eve of gay pride parades across the continent this coming Sunday, CTV premieres the award-winning, gay coming-of-age, comedic movie My Own Private Oshawa, on Saturday, June 25 at 9 p.m. ET (check local listings). Written by and starring Jonathan Wilson, My Own Private Oshawa is a touching and funny theatrical film, based on the hit play of the same name. Winner of the Columbus International Film and Video Festival, My Own Private Oshawa is set in the late 1970s in the blue collar environment of Oshawa, Ontario. The semi-autobiographical, two-hour movie features Wilson playing himself as a confused high school student. Not unlike many teenagers, Jonathan feels like a misfit. As he struggles with his own identity, he meets a brand new student, the flamboyantly gay Gordon, who not only helps Jonathan come to grips with his own sexuality, but also teaches him to embrace life and feel good about himself. To see the complete announcement, go to: http://www.ctv.ca/announce For further information: Laura Heath, CTV Inc., (416) 332-4633, lheath@ctv.ca; Scott Henderson, CTV Inc., (416) 332-5305, shenderson@ctv.ca


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