Playback Hall of Fame
Playback’s 2016 Canadian Film & TV Hall of Fame: Ivan Fecan
The industry builder and Playback‘s 2010 Person of the Decade helped build the empire now known as Bell Media and oversaw CTV’s rise to the number one network.
Playback Canadian Film & TV Hall of Fame: Peter Simpson
Simpson (1943-2007) was a major booster of Canadian talent during his 30-year career.
Helga Stephenson to step down from ACCT
Playback salutes her industry-building career by inducting her into the 2016 Playback Canadian Film & TV Hall of Fame.
Playback Canadian Film & TV Hall of Fame: Gordon Tootoosis
Playback’s latest inductee in the Posthumous category is Tootoosis, whose on- and off-camera work helped shift perceptions and create a new dialogue for aboriginal actors in Canada.
Playback Canadian Film & TV Hall of Fame: Linda Schuyler
From Playback magazine: How Schuyler wooed generations of youth by understanding their angst and awkwardness – turning her shows into an international phenomena in the process.
2014 Humanitarian Award: Paul Haggis
Playback‘s Canadian Film and TV Hall of Fame 2014 Humanitarian Award winner is Paul Haggis, founder of the Haiti-focused non-profit Artists for Peace and Justice.
Playback Canadian Film & TV Hall of Fame: Andra Sheffer
Digital pioneer Andra Sheffer is the Industry Builder inductee in the 2014-2015 edition of the Playback Canadian Film & Television Hall of Fame.
Playback 2014 Canadian Film & Television Hall of Fame: Denise Robert
From Playback magazine: A profile on our first 2014 inductee Denise Robert, who has forged a legacy of success in Canadian filmmaking that is rivalled by very, very few.
Playback Hall of Fame media gallery (part 2)
The main event: After rousing red carpet reunions and cocktail-hour conversations, Playback honoured six new inductees into the Canadian Film and TV Hall of Fame.
Playback Hall of Fame media gallery (part 1)
From the red carpet, video and photography of Playback‘s Canadian Film & TV Hall of Fame inductees, honourees, guests and presenters.
Inside Playback’s Canadian Film & TV Hall of Fame
The film, television and digital industries’ best and brightest gathered at Toronto’s C Lounge on Thursday to celebrate our six newest Hall of Fame inductees. (Pictured: inductee Slawko Klymkiw)
The 2013 10 To Watch: Patrick O’Sullivan
The production development exec, who has worked at CTV, the CFC and CBC, is now launching New Metric Media with producer (and 2012 10 to Watch-er) Mark Montefiore.