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YouTube drops Dark Cargo as scripted pullback continues

Entertainment One is actively seeking a new home for the drama series, coproduced with Counterfeit Pictures and SEVEN24 Films.

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Disney+ sets Nov. 12 for Canada launch

The streaming service will cost $8.99 a month and is expected to debut with 10 original titles, in addition to a massive library of proprietary content.

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Hot Sheet: Digital Demand for August 6 to 12, 2019

Stranger Things comes in at #1, followed by Orange Is The New Black at #2 and The Boys at #3.

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In brief: GLAAD awards Dan Levy for LGBTQ work

Plus: CBC Gem sets a launch date for How to Buy a Baby season two and NBC selects Montreal-born writer/director Kris Lefcoe for its Female Forward initiative.

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CBS All Access enters kid-con space through DHX, Boat Rocker deals

The U.S.-based streamer has acquired new seasons of Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs and Danger Mouse, in addition to more than 1,000 hours of library content.

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Hot Sheet: Digital Demand for July 30 to August 5, 2019

Stranger Things comes in at #1, followed by Orange Is The New Black at #2 and The Boys at #3.

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Who should really be worried about Disney+?

Mindshare’s Kyle Hodgins says Disney will likely shake up the market, but not in the way some might think.

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Uninterrupted to build on Canada’s growing sports obsession

Chief content officer Vinay Virmani shares the digital sports brand’s content strategy and its plans to mentor young local filmmakers.

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How Another Life fills a new space for Netflix

Executive producers behind the sci-fi series starring Katee Sackhoff discuss the show’s atypical development process.

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Hot Sheet: Digital Demand for July 23 to 29, 2019

Stranger Things comes in at #1, followed by Orange Is The New Black at #2 and The Handmaid’s Tale at #3.

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LeBron James, Drake bring Uninterrupted to Canada

The digital sports brand will be led by former Sportsnet president Scott Moore alongside producer Vinay Virmani.

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Hot Sheet: Digital Demand for July 16 to 22, 2019

Stranger Things comes out on top, followed by The Handmaid’s Tale at #2 and Good Omens at #3.