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You Gotta Eat Here! goes to season five

Food Network Canada has ordered a fifth season of Lone Eagle Entertainment’s travelling food series.

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Mohawk Girls greenlit to season three

The Rezolution Pictures dramedy goes into production this week in Montreal.

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Stuart Garvie takes over sales at Bell Media

The former GroupM CCO takes over the top sales job from Mary Ann Turcke, who herself took over Kevin Crull’s position as head of Bell Media in April.

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9 Story sends Get Ace, Nerds to Brazil

9 Story Media Group has licensed TV toons Get Ace (Galaxy Pop) and Nerds and Monsters (Slap Happy Cartoons) to Globosat’s Gloob in Brazil.

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Sensitive Skin season two enters production

The Don McKellar-directed miniseries is shooting in Toronto.

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Hot Sheet: Top 20 DVDs April 27, 2015 to May 3, 2015

Paddington takes the top spot on the DVD chart for the week of April 27 to May 3, while Taken 3 sits at #2.

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JFL plants digital comedy seeds with CW

A new deal with U.S. net CW will see Montreal’s Just for Laughs do a broadcast special and new digital comedy series for the teen-skewing net. (JFL COO Bruce Hills pictured.)

Spotlight

Deals: eOne, Rainmaker, Filmoption, Rhombus and more

eOne announces multiple international sales for Spotlight (pictured), and more deals of the week.

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Melissa D’Agostino wins Cayle Chernin media arts award

D’Agostino (pictured, left, with Cayle Chernin theatre award winner Audrey Dwyer) was one of three finalists up for this year’s prize.

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DHX Media earnings up on strong digital content sales, TV subs

The Halifax-based entertainment company posted record Q3 fiscal results driven by its digital distribution and TV businesses. (Family series The Next Step pictured.)