Jian Ghomeshi drops $55 million lawsuit against the CBC

TV

The former radio host will pay the pubcaster’s legal costs and submit his high-profile dismissal to an internal grievance process.



Adventure film fest looks to SVOD model

STREAM

The Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival has launched Virtual VMIFF in a bid to expand its festival brand globally.



Big winners in Canadian fall 2014 TV season revealed

TV

CTV has top-rated TV series in The Big Bang Theory returning to Thursday nights and Gotham as the most-watched new show.



Canadian doc The Exhibition wins Int’l Emmy

FILM

Director Damon Vignale and producer Miho Yamamoto were on hand in New York City to receive a trophy from Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson.



Hot Sheet: Top 5 Canadian films Nov. 14, 2014 to Nov. 20, 2014

FILM

Mommy holds on to the top spot for another week, while WWW: Work Weather Wife takes the #5 spot in its first week in theatres.



Going beyond the App Store with Avatar Secrets

INTERACTIVE

Writer/director Ramona Pringle explains how she got her “appumentary” in front of big-city commuters and beyond.



Bitten, The Pinkertons among latest Bell Fund grantees

INTERACTIVETV

Other projects to receive funding include Playdate from Sinking Ship Productions and Proper Television’s Blood, Sweat & Tools.



Hot Sheet: Top 10 films Nov. 14, 2014 to Nov. 20, 2014

FILM

Dumb and Dumber Too tops the B.O. for week of Nov. 14 to Nov. 20, with Interstellar at #2.



New cast for Netflix/City drama Between revealed

STREAMTV

The original series is shooting in Toronto, with iCarly star Jennette McCurdy (pictured) in the lead.



Why Big Coat is crowdsourcing its next big idea

TV

Inspired by the success of its long-running hit Love It or List It, Big Coat Productions is launching a national campaign to source new ideas.