Day: February 3, 2021

Annie Murphy of ‘Schitt’s Creek’ On Gaming, Her Fave Quarantine Hobby

“It’s a much more approachable world than I initially thought.”

If you’re anything like us, then you probably spent a good chunk of the last year in quarantine doing at least one of two things: watching Schitt’s Creek (or rewatching…for the 3rd time, but who’s counting?) and playing video games. This past fall, not only did the beloved comedy series break an Emmys record, taking home a staggering nine trophies in one night, but it was also one of the most-streamed shows across all platforms. As for video games, whether you’ve always been an avid gamer or you played for the first time since childhood in the last few months, gaming has become a great way to connect with friends and family, and maybe even sneak a workout in here and there. Actress Annie Murphy, who played the iconic Alexis Rose on Schitt’s Creek, may fall into the “beginner-ish gamer” category, but she dove head-first into her newfound hobby in the last year and is now starring in a new ad campaign for Nintendo Switch.

“I’m an only child, so there was a lot of books and imagination games