Selina Chignall

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Jan-Frouman

Red Arrow Studios CEO Jan Frouman to step down

James Baker will take over from Frouman, overseeing the Munich-based company’s global network of prodcos.

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OUTtv bolsters originals slate with three commissions

Digital series FAK YAASS from Toronto’s Bulldog Productions will premiere in 2019, alongside two new docuseries.

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Netflix sub growth falls short of forecast in Q2

The “strong but not stellar” quarter saw streaming revenue increase 43% from the prior year.

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Kew Media buys Australian non-scripted producer

The Toronto-based media company has agreed to acquire Essential Quail Media Group for $31.9 million.

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Amazon Studios shuffles senior team

Albert Cheng has been named co-head of television, taking on daily oversight of the creative and production units.

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OUTtv commissions three new series

The LGBTQ network has also ordered a fourth season of Don’t Quit Your Gay Job from Vancouver’s Convergent Entertainment.

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Field of Vision launches doc fellowship

Rise director Michelle Latimer is one of four filmmakers selected for the year-long program.

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Vice Media suspends two execs amid sexual misconduct claims

The New York-based company’s president Andrew Creighton and chief digital officer Mike Germano have been placed on leave.

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Blue Ant International sells 600 hours of content

Cream Productions’ Murder U and Our House Media’s Home Chef to Pro Chef are some of the series picked up by broadcasters in Asia-Pacific.

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The Fashion Hero format heads abroad

Montreal’s Beauty World Search has licensed the format to 10 international territories.

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Media Ranch, Vivianne Morin to acquire Salvail assets

The deal follows a report detailing sexual misconduct allegations against the Montreal prodco’s president Eric Salvail.

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Amazon boosts unscripted slate with The Fashion Hero

The competition format, from Laval, Q.C.-based Beauty World Search, is set to premiere on the streamer in the U.S., U.K. and Germany.