Katie Bailey

Katie Bailey (@katie_bailey) is the editor and content director at Playback. Following previous stints at sister Brunico publication Media in Canada and at Playback, she returned to Playback in 2013 to take on the content director role. She'd feel more guilty about the amount of TV she watches on a daily basis, but hey, it's work.

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Bell Media, BBC America order Iron Belly to script

TV

Director Jonathan Sobol and Darius Films’ Nicholas Tabarrok discuss their move into cable drama with Iron Belly, a new project coproduced with L.A.’s Electus. (Sobol pictured)



Sally Catto named GM, programming at CBC

TV

The scripted boss takes over the GM position, overseeing the pubcaster’s overall programming portfolio.



2014 Upfronts: Heading north isn’t a ‘strain’ for FX

FILMTV

FX original programming president Eric Schrier and director Guillermo del Toro (pictured) discuss what keeps them coming back to shoot in Canada.



White Pine hires new head of factual development

FILMTV

The Toronto-based producer has hired Andrew Munger (pictured) to helm its factual division, and hired two new execs on the business side.



Zone3 expands to New York

TVWEB

The Montreal-based prodco has announced the opening of a new stateside office to be run by Julian Locke (pictured).



CFC ‘pays back’ volunteers at shorts showcase

FILM

Natasha Lawlor, Alex Poutiainen, Gus Harris and Panavision Canada’s Stephanie Fagan are honoured at the Canadian Film Centre’s annual event.



Continuum, Down River tops at Leo Awards

FILMTVWEB

The show and film take home an armful of awards each, and short Anxious Oswald Greene almost sweeps the short drama category with 13 trophies. (Continuum pictured.)



CBC upfront: hellos, goodbyes and ‘new directions’

TVWEB

The pubcaster unveils its fall lineup amidst its ongoing budget crisis, revealing the end of Doyle, a new comedy portal and details on two of its new one-hour dramas.



Changing channels: Playback’s Summer 2014 issue

NEWS

Playback‘s new issue pulls the pin with a new format and design and fresh content.



Sheri Elwood receives inaugural Nell Shipman award

FILMTV

The Call Me Fitz creator is honoured by the Toronto ACTRA Women’s Committee for her inclusive approach to screen production.

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