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Cameras roll on Incendo’s FANatic

The latest MOW from the Montreal-based prodco stars Breaking Bad‘s Betsy Brandt (pictured).

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OHM expands into U.S. with development office

Our House Media has opened an office in Brooklyn and tapped Cat Hoskin (pictured, right) to serve as U.S. director of development. (Left: OHM CEO and co-founder Simon Lloyd.)

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UK pubcaster CBBC greenlights third season of Eve

The teen sci-fi drama is produced by Leopard Drama, a division of Argonon.

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L.A. Screenings pickups start rolling out

CTV and City are the first to pull the curtain back on their big buys for the fall. (Designated Survivor pictured.)

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The diversity puzzle

While the calls for gender parity in the industry grow and it struggles to respond, Playback looks at the progress already made – and asks whether an even bigger issue is on the horizon.

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DHX inks Teletubbies deal with Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

An updated Teletubbies series premiered on Nick Jr. in the U.S. this month.

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Jennifer Podemski receives Nell Shipman Award

The Toronto ACTRA Women’s Committee award recognizes a female producer, writer or showrunner who has worked to advance gender equality in the industry.

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CFC, eOne choose inaugural TV Adaptation Lab participants

Three writers will participate in the three-month program, which aims to incubate future TV writing talent under the likes of mentors such as David Shore.

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UK gov’t opts to maintain terms of trade

Eight months after calling for a terms of trade review, the UK’s culture secretary John Whittingdale (pictured, left) has opted to make no changes to the set of agreements between British indies and broadcasters. (Pictured, right: Pact chief exec John McVay.)

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Leos kick off with craft awards: Monsterville sweeps MOWs

The first of three awards ceremonies honouring B.C.’s film and TV industry was held Saturday in Vancouver. (Drama-category winner The Romeo Section pictured.)