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Out goes TSN Jets channel, in comes TSN3 for regional games

TV

TSN and Sportsnet continued unveiling their NHL game lineups for the coming season.



Let’s Talk TV: The kids biz

TV

Ahead of this fall’s CRTC hearings, a look at what a pick-and-pay world could mean for the broadcasters and producers of kids content in Canada.



Halfire drama in development with NBC, Shaw

TV

ROPE, a one-hour police procedural drama, was based on an idea from Tassie Cameron and Calum deHartog (pictured).



W5 cuts staff, shortens next season

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Seven contract positions on the W5 production team will not be renewed.



Second season renewal talk surrounds The Strain

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Playback has learned that an official announcement from FX Networks to renew the Toronto-shot vampire virus drama is imminent.



Kids World Sports headed to the Viddiverse

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Skywriter Media & Entertainment Group’s Kids World Sports is headed to the Viddiverse, via a sale to the social network by marblemedia’s Distribution360.



Helix starts back up in Montreal

TV

The Syfy series stars Canucks Jordan Hayes and Neil Napier along with Billy Campbell and Kyra Sagorsky.



Deals: MCE, Blue Ice, IMAX, Proper Rights

FILMTV

Marina Cordoni Entertainment (MCE) will represent the distribution rights for Jordan Canning’s We Were Wolves (pictured), and other deals from this week.



Telus Fund invests over $2M across 14 projects

INTERACTIVETV

The fund distributed up to $250,000 to projects featuring health and wellness content, including TV series, websites and apps.



Hugh Dillon, Evelyne Brochu join Camp X

TV

The Temple Street Productions and CBC Second World War drama is now in production. (Dillon pictured.)

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