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Force Four’s John Ritchie on growing Seed

Playback catches up with the exec producer at Strategic Partners in Halifax, as the sperm donor comedy (pictured) goes into production on its second season.

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Entertainment One sells City comedy Seed to The CW

The youth-skewing U.S. network looks to the Canadian sitcom to get deeper into comedy.

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When Harry met Rose, and the anxiety of Canadian sitcom chemistry

Citytv is hoping the upcoming sperm donor comedy Seed, now shooting in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, grows on Canadians as they swoon for a bartender/bachelor ill-fitted for serial fatherhood.

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Citytv reveals ensemble cast for Seed comedy

2 Broke Girls‘ Adam Korson (pictured) and Carrie-Lynn Neales are leads in the 13-part sitcom from Force Four Entertainment that is to shoot in Halifax from Oct. 1.

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Inside the WGC Awards with nominee Mark Farrell

The screenwriter, who is nominated for his Dan for Mayor ep “Ethical Dilemma” script, talks to Playback about his craft and the future of screenwriting.

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WGC Screenwriting Awards Finalists Announced

Among the 34 finalists are the writers behind Flashpoint, Todd and the Book of Pure Evil (pictured) and Murdoch Mysteries.

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Comedy Network unveils development slate

Production executive Sarah Fowlie gives intel about the projects in development and why they were selected.