Patrick Tarr

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eOne builds out Canadian development slate with book-based IP

Among those projects is an adaptation of Nathan Ripley’s thriller Find You in the Dark, with Patrick Tarr attached as showrunner.

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Catching up with the 2012 10 to Watch

Here’s a look at what some of Playback‘s 10 to Watch have been up to and what they have lined up for 2013.

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The 2012 10 to Watch: Patrick Tarr

Among other projects the Toronto-based screenwriting award winner has been at work on upcoming CBC drama Cracked, and co-wrote the feature script for sci-fi thriller The Colony.

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Inside the WGC Awards with nominee Patrick Tarr

The screenwriter, who is nominated in the shorts and web series category for the Murdoch Mysteries: The Curse of the Lost Pharaohs ep “The Vanished Corpse,” talks to Playback about his craft and the future of screenwriting.

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The Colony in production in Toronto and North Bay

The sci-fi thriller is shooting in studio and on location inside North Bay’s former NORAD base, the Underground Complex.

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Alcina Pictures’ The Colony set for production in Toronto

Writer/director’s Jeff Renfroe’s long-awaited sci-fi thriller is booked into Pinewood Toronto Studios from Feb. 22 to the end of March.

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Smokebomb launches Murdoch web series

Shaftesbury’s interactive arm taps a DC Comics artist to lend an animation/live-action style to its extension of the Murdoch series.