Proper Television adds former Muse producer
Matt Mitchell joins the Toronto-based prodco as the company looks to promote its slate in the U.S.
Proper Rights inks global unscripted deals
The Toronto-based distributor has signed international deals for Vegas Rat Rods (pictured), Holmes Inspection and more.
eOne, Dave Matthews team on travel series
Entertainment One, Stolen Sky Productions and LBI Entertainment will produce the hour-long series.
Love Nature lands on Singapore’s StarHub
This marks the channel’s first entry into the Asian market, as the joint venture between Blue Ant and Smithsonian Networks works to aggressively expand the brand worldwide.
HBO Canada takes Wheeler’s Hip-Hop Evolution
HBO Canada has set an early September air date for Canadian filmmaker Darby Wheeler’s music docuseries Hip-Hop Evolution (pictured) from Banger Films.
Love It or List It format heads to Germany
Beyond Distribution has sold the Canadian home design format to German broadcaster Kabel Eins.
Viceland Canada unveils fall schedule
Rogers Media and Vice have posted the fall schedule for fledgling television network Viceland Canada. (Pictured: Gaycation.)
Big Coat names new head of production
Christine Diakos (pictured) joins the Love It or List It producer.
Lionsgate acquires stake in Primal prodco
The producer-distributor has acquired a stake in UK-based Primal Media, a new company from Gogglebox Entertainment founders Mat Steiner and Adam Wood (pictured).
Yap Films helms Star Trek special for Discovery, Smithsonian
The two-hour special, Building Star Trek (pictured), will air this fall on Discovery Canada and Smithsonian channel in the U.S.
Lionsgate to acquire Starz for US$4.4B
The Canadian-American entertainment studio has entered an agreement to buy the U.S. pay-TV network Starz for cash and stock.
Vice Media expands into 51 new territories
The millennial media company has secured a slate of international deals that will launch fledgling television network Viceland into 51 new territories worldwide.