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.

Contact Katie by sending an email to kbailey@brunico.com

Articles by Katie Bailey

Digital reality: Playback Spring 2016

Playback editor Katie Bailey weighs in on this issue’s content, including how to win in the digital economy and saluting Helga Stephenson’s formidable career.


Gallery: Inaugural Tealpower fundraiser

Toronto’s TV industry gathered this week to celebrate the life of publicist Alison Salinas and raise funds for the charity she and her partner Tyler Puley founded.

HISTORY® Summons Toronto Blue Jay Josh Donaldson to Bring

Vikings to capitalize on Jays fever

The History drama is expanding its target demo by adding a special guest star to its fourth season.

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Canadian media’s $265 million question

Tangible benefits have been a bright light for producers in the last decade of media consolidation and vertical integration. But Corus-Shaw is a different matter.

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Renee Robinson named Jamaica’s film commissioner

The former industry programmer at TIFF has been hired by JAMPRO, Jamaica’s national investment and export agency.


Analysts, pundits react to Corus-Shaw deal

While the deal creates a stronger future for both companies, Canadian producers face an even more consolidated domestic content marketplace.


The Forbidden Room named best Canadian film by TFCA

Directors Guy Maddin and Evan Johnson were presented with the prize at a gala dinner held Tuesday at The Carlu in Toronto.


Playback’s top 10 most-clicked of 2015

How do you sum up such a crazy year? Take a look at what stories got clicked the most, natch.


Rainmaker, Shaftesbury terminate acquisition agreement

The two companies signed a proposal in September that would have seen Rainmaker acquire all shares of Shaftesbury.

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Programming profile: Shaw Media’s Lisa Godfrey

From Playback magazine: Shaw Media’s head of original content discusses the company’s evolving programming strategy.