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Our House preps culinary competition for Blue Ant

So You Think You Can Be a Chef begins production in Toronto in September. (Our House Media president Joe Houlihan pictured.)

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Canadian pilots make U.S. TV fest shortlist

Yidlife Crisis (pictured) is one of two Canadian projects that will compete at the New York Television Festival.

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eOne promotes Patrick Roy to president, film, North America

On the North American TV side, Carolyn Newman has joined the company as VP, scripted programming. (Patrick Roy pictured.)

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Hot Sheet: Top 5 Canadian films Aug. 5 to 11, 2016

Les 3 p’tits cochons 2 is at #1 for the week of Aug. 5 to 11, followed by Mon ami Dino at #2 and Closet Monster at #3.

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Hot Sheet: Top 10 films Aug. 5 to 11, 2016

Suicide Squad tops the chart for the week of Aug. 5 to 11, with Jason Bourne at #2 and Bad Moms at #3.

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Cameras roll in Toronto on del Toro’s latest

Production on the fantasy feature from director Guillermo del Toro begins today.

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eOne shares buoyed by more takeover talk

On the heels of eOne’s rejection of ITV’s takeover bid last week, reports circle that private equity firm KKR & Co. is considering its own offer.

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HGF distributes $110K across three projects

Lira’s Forest from writer/director Connor Jessup (pictured) was among the projects to receive financial support through Harold Greenberg Fund’s Shorts-to-Features Program.

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HGTV U.S. picks up more Flip

The U.S. cable network has renewed hit Canadian factual series Masters of Flip.

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Love It or List It format heads to Germany

Beyond Distribution has sold the Canadian home design format to German broadcaster Kabel Eins.

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Hot Sheet: Top 20 DVDs July 25 to July 31, 2016

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice is at #1 for the week of July 25 to 31, followed by Boss at #2 and Divergent Series: Allegiant at #3.

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Martin Markle out at Kids’ CBC

Kids’ CBC is looking for a new content boss once again, now that Martin Markle’s 11-month tenure has come to an end.

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In Brief: Canadians kids shows earn int’l awards

Canadian kids shows shine at the TCA and Cablefax awards and other news briefs of the week.

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Freemium game part of new revenue strategy at BBTV

A Spanish-language app based on one of the MCN’s most popular channels is part of BBTV’s broader strategy to diversify creator revenue streams beyond ad sales.

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Corus sets fall premieres for YTV, Treehouse, Teletoon

Three Canadian original series are featured in the schedule, including Breakthrough Entertainment’s Ride (pictured).