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Netflix greenlights preschool series from DHX Media, Atomic Cartoons

The streamer’s slate includes CG-animated series like Hello Ninja and DreamWorks Go, Dog. Go!, plus more.

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Fargo won’t return to Calgary for latest season

The FX series will move to Chicago for its fourth season, with Nomadic Pictures citing “creative and financial reasons” for the departure.

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Producer Richard Switzer to direct A Daughter’s Ordeal

Cameras are now rolling in Toronto for the thriller, which stars Natalie Brown (pictured) and is produced by Dawn’s Light and High Star Entertainment.

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Workin’ Moms rolls on season four

In addition to Catherine Reitman and Philip Sternberg, Wexford Plaza‘s Joyce Wong is set to direct the comedy’s upcoming season.

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Photo gallery: T.O. WebFest 2019

Executives like Aron Levitz, Gave Lindo and more came out to speak to attendees at the annual digital festival.

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Crew member Warren Appleby killed during special effects test

The incident occurred at a special effects facility in Toronto for the show Titans, according to the executive producers, Warner Bros. Television Group and DC Universe.

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Hot Sheet: Digital Demand for July 9 to 15, 2019

Stranger Things comes in at #1, followed by The Handmaid’s Tale at #2 and Good Omens at #3.

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In brief: BTLR panel member resigns

Plus: CMF launches new codevelopment fund, eOne ups its presence in Asia and The Amazing Race Canada sees a ratings uptick in season seven.

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DHX sends Snoopy to space in Apple TV+ original

The new animated series from DHX Media will premiere exclusively on Apple’s new SVOD in the fall.

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WFF taps Angela Heck as director of industry programming

The industry veteran will oversee the festival’s industry and talent programs, including its Signature Series and Content Summit.

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levelFILM signs on for A Grand Romantic Gesture

Cameras are now rolling in Sault Ste. Marie on the Canada/U.K. copro, written and directed by Joan Carr-Wiggin.

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Netflix sees dip in U.S. subscribers in Q2, commits to remaining ad-free

Paid memberships declined in the U.S. for the first time in eight years, with the streamer discounting the notion that slow growth could be attributed to a competitive market.

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TIFF ’19: Crave original Once Were Brothers to open the festival

The Daniel Roher-directed project becomes the first Canadian documentary to open TIFF in its 44-year history.

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Digi-media titles from Shaftesbury, Cream land CMF coin

In a $12-million funding round, the CMF also announced the recipients of its Francophone Minority Program, including $1.4 million for Manito Media’s drama series Edgar.

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Gusto sells 190 hours of programming to Z Living Network

The expanded deal with the U.S. network includes Road Grill, Cook Like a Chef, Junk Brothers and The Edible Road Show.