Dan Beirne

SpaceRiders

Starz picks up iThentic’s Space Riders

The web series is written by and stars Mark Little (Funny or Die) and Dan Beirne (Dad Drives), and is set to stream exclusively on CTV Extend.

Scott Thompson plays Bob London in The Immigrant

Weekly roundup: Festival screenings and industry pitch competitions

This Friday’s news includes details on The Immigrant (pictured) and My Father and the Man in Black securing festival screenings in the U.S. as well as the names of pitchers at the JFL ComedyPRO conference in Montreal.

JustforLaughs

Canuck JFL pitch projects move forward on laugh track

Andrew Bush’s Custodial and The Amazing Tales of Mr. Evans from Mark Little and Dan Beirne are winners in the Comedy Conference pitch program.