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Global sets summer schedule

The network will debut one new series, alongside a number of returning shows including Private Eyes and ratings juggernaut Big Brother.

United We Fan

In brief: United We Fan to make U.S. debut at AFI Docs

Plus: Inside Out introduces its inaugural Innovation Award, Canadian projects head to the New York Television Festival and more.

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Schitt’s Creek gets U.S. syndication

Debmar-Mercury will handle syndication deals with local TV stations across the country, with off-network episodes set to begin airing in 2020.

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Hot Sheet: Top 10 films May 11 to 17, 2018

Avengers: Infinity War takes the top spot, followed by Life of the Party coming in at #2 and I Feel Pretty landing at #3.

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Hot Sheet: Top 5 Canadian films May 11 to 17, 2018

Indian Horse charges ahead, with La Bolduc at #2 and La Terre Vue Du Coeur at #3.

The New Romantic

The Orchard picks The New Romantic

The New York-headquartered indie distributor has acquired the U.S. rights to Carly Stone’s debut rom-com.

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Super Channel, Hulu acquire The Other Guy

The half-hour comedy is produced by Aquarius Films and eOne’s Australian TV unit.

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Blue Ant International pre-sells Orangutan Jungle School

Commissioned by Love Nature, the docu-soap about a group of orphaned orangutans is currently in production in Borneo.

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eOne posts strong growth in TV, family as film revenues slide

The company posted overall year-end revenues of $1.77 billion, with its TV and family segments growing by 19% and 56%, respectively.

Les Encanteurs

Unis TV commissions raft of new series

Tele Ragout’s Louis et La Faune Urbaine and Les Encanteurs are two unscripted series set to debut in the coming year.

Ingrid Veninger filming Before We Think

Cameras roll on Ingrid Veninger’s seventh film

Before We Think, produced by pUNK Films, is currently in production in Barcelona.

Just Like Mom and Dad

marblemedia’s ‘Mom and Dad’ renewed

YES TV in Canada and BYUtv in the U.S. have ordered an additional 22 episodes of the family game show.

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Deals: Nelvana, Minds Eye, Guru Studio

Minds Eye Entertainment has inked a deal with Redbox for the U.S. release of its feature The Humanity Bureau, plus more.

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Industry orgs file complaint to the CRTC against the Bell Fund

CMPA, TVO and others argue the fund’s TV program favours major production funders in its process of determining which projects receive funding.

The Birdwatcher

Indiecan Entertainment catches The Birdwatcher

The Toronto-based indie distributor has picked up the North American rights to Siobhan Devine’s debut feature.