Playback Hall of Fame

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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.

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Playback Canadian Film & TV Hall of Fame: Peter Simpson

Simpson (1943-2007) was a major booster of Canadian talent during his 30-year career.

Photo credit: Matt Forsythe

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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.