Lauren Malyk

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Lucy Veale joins Bizable Media

The former business affairs analyst at Dentons Canada has been appointed as director of business affairs and production at the Toronto consultancy firm.

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CSAs ’19: Schitt’s Creek, Anne with an E win top TV honours

The broadcast gala also saw Cardinal‘s Billy Campbell and Karine Vanasse land big wins, while Letterkenny picked up acting and writing prizes.

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Vanya Rose-Kuhrt’s Woman in Car starts rolling

The drama stars actor Helene Joy (Murdoch Mysteries, pictured) and marks her first producing credit.

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Matthew Berkowitz named CCO of Thunderbird and Atomic Cartoons

Thunderbird also made a pair of executive appointments as it looks to build out its slate of originals.

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Deals: PNP, Portfolio Entertainment, And Now Global

PNP picks up a John Lithgow-led Sundance drama, while And Now Global lands a new comedy collection, and more.

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The Order earns a second act

New episodes of Dennis Heaton’s supernatural drama will launch on Netflix in 2020.

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Overall production spending hit $8.9B in 2017/18: CMPA report

While the total production volume increased by 6%, the producers’ association said “clouds are forming on the horizon” in terms of Cancon spending.

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CBC greenlights sketch comedy TallBoyz

The half-hour series is directed and exec produced by Bruce McCulloch, with Susan Cavan producing through her Accent Entertainment banner.

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‘The practice of seeking Indigenous input is often disrespectful’: report

Featuring input from filmmakers such as Tasha Hubbard (above), an ImagineNATIVE report calls for a new approach to the industry’s relationship with Indigenous storytelling.

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CSAs ’19: The Detectives, Amazing Race Canada win big on night one

The non-fiction gala also saw Property Brothers, Equus: Story of the Horse and You Are Here take home prizes.

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Bron bolsters TV team

Pippa Lambert has been hired as EVP, domestic television, while David Davoli (pictured) has been upped to VP, international television.

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Insight, Manifesto partner to bring X Games to Alberta

The Amazing Race Canada producer discusses why it’s trying to bring the winter sports competition to Calgary in 2020.