Blue Ice Pictures

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Deals: Blue Ice, New Metric, Trio Orange, Blue Ant

Canadian series Vagrant Queen and Letterkenny ink new U.S. deals, Blue Ant picks up Shadow of Dumont, and more.

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Syfy heads to space with live-action TV adaptation of Vagrant Queen

Produced by Blue Ice Pictures, the space opera sees Jem Garrard serve as showrunner alongside an all-female team of writers and directors.

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eOne’s Armand Leo joins Blue Ice

The former SVP of global physical production joins the Toronto-based prodco as EVP of production and creative affairs.

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Adriana Maggs’ Goalie hits the ice

Kevin Pollack (pictured) and Georgina Reilly have joined the biopic of Terry Sawchuk, which is currently filming in Sudbury.

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Netflix sets Indian Detective launch

The streamer has acquired worldwide rights for the CTV original comedy.

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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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CraveTV, CTV greenlight Russell Peters limited series

Russell Peters is the Indian Detective was developed for Peters by executive producer and writer Frank Spotnitz.

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Canadian politicians chase celeb status on YouTube

The PM’s office plans a video series centred around Canada’s first lady, and Toronto Mayor Rob Ford is leveraging YouTube.

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Blue Ice Pictures Acquires Daniel Iron’s Foundry Films

The deal gets Steven Silver and Neil Tabatznik’s expanding film financing and production group deeper into international co-productions.