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Gusto adds three new Canadian originals

Fish the Dish chef Spencer Watts will host a new BBQ-themed series, with all shows set to begin production in Ontario this summer.

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JFL, CBC team up on pitch program

Five selected teams will present their original web or TV concepts to execs and creatives from the pubcaster.

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Baroness von Sketch picked up by IFC

The U.S. network will begin airing seasons one and two of the half-hour comedy this summer.

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ICF, eOne series The Detail underway in T.O.

Wendy Crewson and Shenae Grimes-Beech are tapped to topline the CTV detective drama, which has also been picked up for U.S. broadcast.

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On the Slate: White Pine Pictures

The Toronto prodco, known for its social and political documentaries, is ramping up its scripted efforts.

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Who took home a Rosie?

Chokeslam and Wynonna Earp were among the big winners at the Alberta Film & Television Awards.

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DCTV to reboot Boondock Saints for TV

The Toronto-based prodco has teamed up with creator Troy Duffy to launch a pre-order fan campaign for the series, which currently has no broadcaster attached.

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Production underway on latest Bunbury doc

I Think You’ve Been Looking For Me is slated to air on CBC Firsthand in 2019.

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TMN reveals upcoming doc slate

The Bell Media pay TV channel revealed a raft of projects in various stages of development and production, including eOne’s Out of the Mouths.

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Production wraps on Russell Peters series

Four-part scripted comedy The Indian Detective shot in South Africa, India and finally Canada, where filming wrapped in Toronto this week.

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Photo gallery: WGC Awards 2017

Take a peek at what went down at Koerner Hall on Monday night as the Writers Guild of Canada celebrated the best in the business.

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In Brief: Fish the Dish nabs prestigious prize

NFB producer Selwyn Jacob was recognized for his body of work, plus more news.