Patrick Roy

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Can Bon Cop Bad Cop 2 compete at the box office in 2017?

While the original is one of Canadian cinema’s highest-grossing films, eOne’s Patrick Roy says the action-comedy sequel is an entirely different ball game.

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eOne promotes Patrick Roy to president, film, North America

On the North American TV side, Carolyn Newman has joined the company as VP, scripted programming. (Patrick Roy pictured.)

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Patrick Roy to oversee eOne Films Canada as Bryan Gliserman exits

Roy (pictured), who oversees the Quebec film operations, will extend his duties to all of Canada as Gliserman secures a first-look deal for future film projects.

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Director of the Year, French-language film: Xavier Dolan

From Playback magazine: With his latest film Mommy on a box office roll, there’s no doubt that Canada’s hottest young filmmaker has arrived.

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eOne announces Canadian film leadership

David Reckziegel (pictured) will continue to oversee North American film operations as president of eOne Films North America, while Bryan Gliserman and Noah Segal are tapped as co-presidents of eOne Films Canada.

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Alliance Vivafilm turns to crowd-pleasers for 2011

After a few homegrown film d’auteur disappointments at the Quebec box office for Alliance Vivafilm, the Montreal-based distributor will focus on releasing mainstream crowd-pleasers in 2011, says president Patrick Roy.