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Mark Musselman departs Serendipity Point

The exec producer reflects on 18 years with the Toronto prodco, the challenges of making Canadian films and gives his outlook for the industry.

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Lionsgate to open Toronto distribution arm

Susan Hummel, former SVP sales and distribution at FremantleMedia International Canada, has been tapped to lead the new office.

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Canadian Academy ups Louis Calabro

As VP, programming, the long-time Academy exec will oversee year-round events and special programs.

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Ari Lantos to launch new production venture with Boat Rocker

The yet-to-be-named business will focus on scripted one-hour dramas and comedies.

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Turcke to NFL, Lennox upped at Bell Media

The media company has announced a change in its upper ranks as Mary Ann Turcke leaves after 12 years.

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Marie McCann to run CBC Kids

After holding the position on an interim basis following Martin Markle’s departure, the programming exec has officially been named CBC Kids’ senior director.

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Media Ranch launches overseas arm

The Montreal-based producer/distributor has appointed Tanja van der Goes to lead its new office in Amsterdam.

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Mackenzie Lush departs eOne for First Generation Films

The new VP of development and production for scripted TV at the Toronto-based prodco takes over the role from Julie Di Cresce.

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Bristow Global Media ups Marlo Miazga

The newly appointed VP of content replaces former head of content Claire Adams who left in September last year.

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Kirsten Hurd named TVO Kids acquisitions officer

In her new role, the former Distribution360 exec will bring more toddler-focused content to the pubcaster.

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Proper Television adds former Muse producer

Matt Mitchell joins the Toronto-based prodco as the company looks to promote its slate in the U.S.

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Yeti Farm Creative taps Jay Surridge as partner

The animator and director behind Spaceballs: The Animated Series joins the Kelowna, B.C. company as director and executive in charge of development.