Blue Ant Media

Billy Goes North

Deals: Proper, Blue Ant, Quebecor Content

Proper Rights has sold its pest control series Billy Goes North into the U.K. and Ireland, plus more deals.

Sam Sniderman

Blue Ant adds to exec team

Sam Sniderman joins the media company to oversee its global production businesses.

Alex Maldini

Blue Ant International adds sales exec

Former WME-IMG exec Alex Maldini joins the distributor as VP of international sales and acquisitions.

Coastal Africa

Deals: Quebecor, eOne, Some Spider Studios

Mr. D is the latest series heading to Hulu via eOne’s multi-series licensing deal with the U.S. streamer.

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Banff ’17: Breaking down the techy future of content

Between voice search, AI and Facebook commissioning scripted content, media leaders assess technology challenges and opportunities on the horizon.

The Drill Down

Omnia short-form originals bound for CBC Life, Makeful

The Blue Ant-owned digital content studio created the 72-video slate in association with the pubcaster.

Love-by-Lynzie

Makeful greenlights Love by Lynzie

Blue Ant Media has also announced the launch of a new social content studio.

Raja Khanna

Inside Blue Ant’s Racat Group purchase

Raja Khanna on how the Toronto media co aims to be more of a global content player.

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Blue Ant acquires Racat Group, signals further Asia growth

The deal sees the Toronto-based media co take ownership of five prodcos and TV networks, including Singapore-based Beach House Pictures.

Love Nature

Love Nature launches on Amazon Channels UK

The service for Prime members that lets you add on subscription TV channels has now rolled out to three countries.

Oliver Good pic

Blue Ant-owned U.K. studio expands operations

London-based Antenna Pictures tapped Oliver Good to head up development, while also unveiling its first original commission.

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Blue Ant Media, Shed Creative partner on new music offering

Called A.Side, the multi-platform media brand, which replaces Aux, will be geared toward music-loving millennials.