Regan Reid

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P.E.I. launches film fund as part of five-year culture strategy

The government has also announced a new 25% rebate on all money spent in the province on film and TV production.

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International broadcasters say aye to EPI’s Disasters at Sea

Smithsonian Channel in the U.S. and Seven Network in Australia have signed on to the Discovery Canada original docudrama.

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Meridian Artists, LeFeaver Talent combine forces

Nancy LeFeaver and Colleen Loucks join the Toronto film and TV agency.

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Netflix sets Indian Detective launch

The streamer has acquired worldwide rights for the CTV original comedy.

Ollie! The Boy Who Became What He Ate

Boat Rocker Rights sells 200 hours of kids content

Ollie! The Boy Who Became What He Ate, the Radical Sheep and Mickey Rogers Media copro, heads to Universal Kids in the U.S.

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Carrie Stein to lead scripted TV at Kew Media

Working out of L.A., the former eOne exec joins the Toronto-based media conglomerate as EVP of global scripted series.

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AMI readies Food Spin with Chef Aleem

The docuseries, which follows a wheelchair-bound Toronto food truck owner, is produced by Montreal’s Fair-Play.

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Justin McConnell’s Lifechanger rolls in T.O

The thriller, produced by the Broken Mile director and Avi Federgreen, will be distributed by Raven Banner in Canada.

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CMF funds 11 diverse-language projects

Season two of Blood and Water is one of the projects splitting $3 million from the funder.

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In Brief: Ontario small businesses (like your prodco) get a tax cut

Plus: Love Nature heads to Amazon channels abroad and Hollywood Suite preps a festive preview.

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Screen industry members launch sexual assault symposium

The #AfterMeToo initiative is spearheaded by Mia Kirshner, Aisling Chin-Yee, Freya Ravensbergen and Fluent Films.

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Maria Farano joins Big Coat Media

The former Corus exec joins the unscripted prodco as SVP content, the latest in a series of senior hires at the Toronto company.