Hot Sheet: Top 10 films, Jan. 9, 2015 to Jan. 15, 2015

FILM

Taken 3 is the top film at the box office for the week of Jan. 9 to Jan. 15, followed by The Imitation Game.



Marblemedia hires primetime unscripted boss

TV

Former Our House Media exec Sean Connolly joins the indie producer to build its reality TV slate.



Gatorade doc gets the All-Star treatment

TV

The sports drink co’s first taste of branded content has been picked up by Sportsnet.



Bell Media unveils 2015 exec producer lab participants

TV

The seven participants, including Glen Wood (pictured) will complete a six week broadcaster internship at Bell Media’s Toronto headquarters.



Rogers Comm. taps German phone exec to lead consumer business

TV

Former Deutsche Telekom sales and distribution head Dirk Woessner will join the company on April 5 as president of the consumer business division.



How Corner Gas: The Movie’s releasing strategy played out

FILMTV

The film screened over eight days in Cineplex, Landmark and indie theatres across the country, immediately followed by a broadcast rollout.



CTV plans ad-free encore broadcast for 19-2

TV

The commercial-free airing is prompted by the opening second season episode featuring a single, uninterrupted, 13-minute, single-camera tracking shot.



Hot Sheet: Top 20 DVDs Dec. 29, 2014 to Jan. 4, 2015

FILMTV

Equalizer tops the DVD chart for the week of Dec. 29 to Jan. 4, followed by Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.



Barbara Shearer to head Anaid’s Toronto office

TV

Shearer joins the prodco after an executive stint at Shaw Media.



Big Coat takes Canadian format rights to The Extra Mile

TV

The Israeli reality competition format sees divorced couples endure challenges for a cash prize.

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