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Wild Things

Deals: Cream Productions, 9 Story, Blue Ice

Production on season three of Wild Things with Dominic Monaghan is underway, and more deals of the week. (Wild Things pictured.)

Tattersall02

Tattersall merges with SIM Group

The Toronto-based audio post service provider merges with the fast-growing equipment and post-production services provider.

Hot Sheet

Hot Sheet: Top 20 DVDs March 16, 2015 to March 22, 2015

Penguins of Madagascar tops the DVD chart for the week of March 16 to March 22, with Hunger Games: Mockingjay taking the #2 spot.

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Showcase debuts throwback logo

The Shaw Media specialty’s new look is meant to echo its roots with an urban twist, says Amanda Ploughman, VP of marketing at Shaw Media.

Hot Sheet

Hot Sheet: Top 30 TV programs March 16, 2015 to March 22, 2015

Masterchef Canada hits #10, with Murdoch, Motive, Rick Mercer, Dragons’ Den and Heartland all landing in the top 30.

Hot Sheet

Hot Sheet: Top 5 Canadian films March 20, 2015 to March 26, 2015

La passion d’Augustine is the top Canadian film for the week of March 20 to March 26, with L’empreinte taking the #2 spot.

CBCJimTreliving

Photo Gallery: BCON Expo 2015

A look at some of the highlights from the 2015 BCON Expo, a branded content-focused event hosted by Playback and its sister publication strategy.

Hot Sheet

Hot Sheet: Top 10 films March 20, 2015 to March 26, 2015

La passion d’Augustine lands at #9 overall on the box office chart for the week of March 20 to March 26, with The Divergent Series: Insurgent taking the top spot.

Hot Sheet

Hot Sheet: Top 20 DVDs March 9, 2015 to March 15, 2015

Hunger Games: Mockingjay Pt. 1 is the top DVD title for the week of March 9 to March 15, followed by Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb.

Anne Young

BCON wrap: seven lessons on branded content

From Playback sister pub strategy, seven takeaways for brands looking to build branded content programs (and the producers who can help them) from Wednesday’s BCON Expo.