Calgary

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True Fiction comes to life

The horror feature, produced by 775 Media, is now filming in Calgary.

Wynonna Earp season three courtesy of Bell Media

Wynonna Earp charges into Calgary for round three

Seven 24 Films’ supernatural western will shoot in the Stampede City until May.

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The Calgary Film Centre officially opens its doors

The long-awaited production facility was financed via the City, Alberta government and William F. White International.

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Shaw Communications Q2 earnings fall on restructuring costs

The slide in earnings came despite higher overall revenues.

News

CBC shortens news, talks job cuts, to save $15M

The pubcaster outlines its four-screen approach to local news as it goes from 90-minute shows to one-hour or half-hour formats in major TV markets.

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FX’s Fargo returns to Calgary

New casting for the series is announced and the second season shoot will see southern Alberta double as Sioux Falls, South Dakota and Luverne, Minnesota in 1979.

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Calgary gets greenlight for permanent studio

Plans call for two purpose-built sound stages to be built with the ability to subdivide the larger studio space.

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Alberta film and TV productions assess flood impact

Overflowing rivers in southern Alberta have interrupted the production of CBC’s Heartland, AMC’s Hell on Wheels (photo from actor Anson Mount pictured) and Christopher Nolan’s Interstellar.