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Banff ’18: NBCU International Studios’ Canadian strategy

The company’s president Jeff Wachtel discusses its partnership with Lark Productions and working with Canadian creators.

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Banff ’18: Kevin MacLellan on Hayu’s Canadian launch

NBCU’s chairman of global distribution and international discusses the SVOD’s rollout, working with local broadcasters and competing globally.

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Lark Productions hires new VP, scripted

Veteran development exec Samantha Morris Mastai has been appointed to the newly created position, which is based in Toronto.

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In brief: La Guerre wins Guichet d’or; spring premiere dates

Emergency Room and Game of Homes to bow in April, more accolades for La Guerre des Tuques 3D (pictured) and other news.

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CBC greenlights The Council

The 10-part Canada/U.K. copro, created by writer/showrunner Rene Balcer, will be produced by Lark Productions and Keston International Productions.

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Motive to end after season four

The final season will return to Bell Media’s CTV channel on March 22.

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Cameras roll on Motive season four

Showrunner Dennis Heaton chats with Playback Daily about keeping the series fresh as production gets underway in Vancouver on 13 new episodes.

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Violent, Motive take home top prizes at 2015 Leos

Violent director Andrew Huculiak (pictured) also took home a best directing award, with Motive picking up prizes for best dramatic series and best screenwriting.

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CTV’s Motive extends to season four

The latest order for the Foundation Features and Lark Productions series includes 13 one-hour episodes.

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CMT renews Mom’s a Medium

The Corus Entertainment channel has also added three new unscripted series from Canadian producers to its slate for 2015. (Mom’s a Medium pictured)

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Trevor Hodgson joins Lark Productions as COO

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

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Corner Gas production execs Brent Haynes and Louise Clark reunite

The former Comedy Network topper inks a first-look deal with Lark Productions. (Corner Gas cast pictured)