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CBC developing Katie Ford, Katie Boland series

The comedy will be produced by Sienna Films and Boland’s Straight Shooters Productions.

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NBC to coproduce Working the Engels

The deal marks the first time a U.S. network and Canadian broadcaster have collaborated to produce a half-hour network comedy (star Andrea Martin pictured).

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Working the Engels adds guest stars

Among the Canadian actors taking on guest roles is Colin Mochrie (pictured), who will play a long-suffering accountant at the family law practice.

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Production on Working the Engels starts in Toronto

Halfire-CORE Entertainment added new cast (Azura Skye pictured) to the Global Television comedy, which is shooting through Jan. 15.

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Kacey Rohl joins Working the Engels

The Canuck actor (pictured) joins Andrea Martin in Global’s upcoming comedy series written by Katie Ford and Jane Ford and produced by Halfire-CORE Entertainment.

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Andrea Martin joins Working The Engels as lead

The Global Television comedy from sister screenwriters Katie and Jane Ford and Halfire-CORE Entertainment will shoot in the fall (Martin pictured).

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Katie Ford: “It’s a special time” for Canuck scribes in Tinseltown

The veteran TV writer wants to create a boot camp setting in Canada for local screenwriters to get invaluable experience before heading down to Los Angeles to master their craft.

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CBC orders three more pilots, Port Hope, 19-2 and The Khouris

Trio follows the pilot order for Leilah and Jen from Hollywood scribe Katie Ford and Entertainment One earlier in the week.

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Hollywood scribe Katie Ford pens CBC comedy pilot Leilah and Jen

The cast-contingent project from Entertainment One, about two different sisters reinventing their suburban lives, will be directed by Jacob Tierney.