Cold Water Cowboys

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Paperny hires Joy Huang for VP post in New York

Huang will head up development for the company’s U.S. and international-facing projects out of Paperny’s New York office.

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NGCI goes for Cold Water Gold

National Geographic Channels International picks up the Paperny Entertainment series (airing as Cold Water Cowboys in Canada) in addition to two other Canadian coproduced specials.

Highway Through Hell

Channel of the year: Discovery Channel Canada

From Playback magazine: Bell Media’s most profitable non-sports specialty channel doesn’t need U.S. formats to win over viewers: originals are doing that on their own. (Highway Thru Hell pictured)

Paperny Entertainment

Producer of the Year: Paperny Entertainment

From Playback magazine: For the Vancouver-based prodco – now owned by eOne – a strategy to produce series set in extreme locations has resulted in a record-breaking 2014.

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Rogers Doc and Cable Fund invests $4.8M in latest round

Proper Television’s 7 Days in Hell and Paperny Entertainment’s Cold Water Cowboys (pictured) are among the TV projects financed in this round.

Trevor Hodgson

Trevor Hodgson joins Lark Productions as COO

Hodgson held the position of VP business affairs at Paperny Entertainment before joining Lark.

Edwina Follows

Programming profile: Discovery Canada’s Edwina Follows

From Playback magazine: Discovery Channel Canada’s head of commissioning on new genres, hit shows and what’s working with its audience today.