The anatomy of a Netflix deal
It seems everyone wants to sign with the SVOD. But how to do it? And what does it mean? We break down how people are scoring deals with the platform.
Frontier debut pulls in 571K viewers
Discovery had already commissioned a second season of the series before the first episode premiered.
Take the Shot aims for global success with Frontier
Creators Rob and Peter Blackie on how they’ve tailored the show to appeal to “everybody.”
Frontier renewed for season two
New episodes have been greenlit in advance of the series premiere on Discovery Canada.
Rogers Doc and Cable Fund distributes $6.5M
Miniseries Alias Grace and season two of Take The Shot’s Frontier (pictured) are among 19 TV projects to receive support via the Cable Network Fund.
Discovery sets premiere date for Frontier
The Bell Media channel has announced its 2016 fall schedule, with five new series set to bow including Tougher Than It Looks?, Mighty Trains and Frontier (pictured).
Bell Fund distributes $4.3M across 37 projects
The digital companions for Discovery Canada’s Frontier and CHCH’s Wynonna Earp (pictured) were selected to receive funding in the latest round.
Deals: Shaw picks up Apres Ski from Tricon
Plus more deals of week including DHX Media, Elevation Pictures and Netflix Canada. (The cast of Apres Ski pictured.)
Discovery’s Frontier pushes int’l boundaries with Netflix
The channel’s first original scripted series, produced by Take the Shot and Factory Backwards, will be distributed internationally via the streaming service.