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Remembering Canadian TV pioneer Ralph C. Ellis

The award-winning independent producer and distributor, and founder of Ellis Entertainment, has died at the age of 91.

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Bell Media names exec producer apprenticeship winners

Erica Landrock and Jennifer Little (pictured) each earn an internship with a Canadian prodco via the Bell Media Executive Producer Accelerator Lab.

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Storage Wars Canada greenlit for a second season

Production has started in the second season of the series, which will be shot in and around the Greater Toronto Area.

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eOne picks up The Project, Our Family Vacation

The producer-distributor has acquired U.S. and international rights to two factual series from Toronto-based Buck Productions (Buck’s Sean Buckley and The Project: Guatemala host Ray Zahab pictured).

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OLN announces fall sked premiere dates

In advance of the premiere Aug. 29, the specialty channel is hosting a sneak peek of Storage Wars Canada (pictured) at Fan Expo this weekend.

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Storage Wars Canada unveils broadcast details, brand opps

The reality show premieres Aug. 29 on OLN with a rebroadcast on City, and a sneak peek premiere at Fan Expo on Aug. 24.


Digital Howard does online aftershow for The Project

The digital extension will see participants in the City and OLN doc-reality series engage with fans of the TV show from Buck Productions.

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Storage Wars Canada cast unveiled

Proper Television is producing the 36 half-hour episode series, now in production, for OLN from the format licensed by FremantleMedia.

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Weekly roundup: OLN summer schedule, NSI program news

This week’s package of briefs include news of construction starting on a new Canadian Film Centre pavilion (VIP sod-turning pictured).

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NGCI takes Get Stuffed

Picture Box Distribution inked deals for the extreme competition series (pictured) for Nat Geo Adventure channels in Australia, New Zealand and pan-Asia.

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TV auctioneers Dan and Laura Dotson on casting Storage Wars Canada

“Canada is full of characters, just like anywhere else, and it’s just a matter of sifting them out and saying, okay, here’s a really good guy. He knows what’s he’s doing,” Dan Dotson told Playback.

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Rogers Media greenlights Storage Wars Canada for OLN

Proper Television will produce a local version of the popular A&E reality series based on a format acquired from FremantleMedia.