TV

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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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Revenues climb for Quebecor in strong second quarter

The company also reiterated its stance that Bell Media’s acquisition of conventional TV network V will be damaging to Quebec’s media ecosystem.

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Hot Sheet: Top 30 TV programs, July 22 to 28, 2019

The Amazing Race Canada comes out on top, followed by Private Eyes at #8, The Handmaid’s Tale at #15 and Hudson & Rex at #22.

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Peacock Alley to produce YA series for Netflix

Tiny Pretty Things is now in production in Toronto and will star Canadian actors Lauren Holly and Jess Salgueiro (pictured).

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Photo gallery: Pinewood Toronto Studios summer party 2019

The studio toasted a year in which it has hosted productions such as It: Chapter Two, The Expanse and Shazam.

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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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Deals: Blue Ant, Gusto, Kew Media

Love Nature 4K expands in Asia, DNA Dinners lands another U.S. distributor and Kew Media reveals the global success of Leaving Neverland.

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Ad revenue, new subscribers drive BCE Q2 growth

The company achieved its fourth consecutive quarter of growth, with operating revenue climbing by 2.5% to $5.9 billion.

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In brief: Canadians nab prizes at Fantasia, Nickel, OutFest

Springboard leaps into action, while It Was All So Wonderful: The Everyday Magic of Mary Pratt and Queering the Script win prizes.

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TFO names Eric Minoli interim president and CEO

Minoli assumes the post on Aug. 17 following the departure of Glenn O’Farrell.

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Hot Sheet: Top 30 TV programs, July 15 to 21, 2019

The Amazing Race Canada comes in at #1, followed by Private Eyes at #3, while The Handmaid’s Tale and Hudson and Rex crack the top 30.

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ITV Studios acquires Armoza Formats

The Israeli prodco and distributor has produced more than 100 unscripted formats and leads global sales on the TVA series Dance Revolution.