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The Scott brothers’ journey from talent brand to powerhouse prodco

How the most famous duo in lifestyle changed the perception of their company to become one of the most prolific unscripted prodcos in North America.

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HGTV, Property Brothers expand franchise with ‘Forever Home’

The new series, produced through Scott Brothers Entertainment, will premiere on HGTV Canada this summer following its U.S. debut in May.

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Corus renews eight unscripted series

The renewals include Frantic Films’ Backyard Builds, Great Pacific Media’s Worst to First and Cineflix’s Property Brothers.

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Scott Brothers ink multi-year deal with HGTV

The Canadian producers and hosts currently have four series on the Scripps Networks Interactive-owned channel.

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Best of the Year: W Network

Playback‘s Channel of the Year is honing its audience strategy by focusing on its talent brands and original programming. (W’s Masters of Flip pictured.)

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Cineflix Rights sells Property Brothers into the U.K. market

The Cineflix Productions series was sold to over 100 countries prior to this latest deal, including Australia, Italy, France and China.

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NATPE ’15: eOne, Zone3, Cineflix, 9 Story

9 Story Media Group sells Peg + Cat (pictured) into a number of Latin American markets via Discovery Kids, and more deals ahead of the Miami market, which kicks off today.

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Bitten, The Pinkertons among latest Bell Fund grantees

Other projects to receive funding include Playdate from Sinking Ship Productions and Proper Television’s Blood, Sweat & Tools.

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Corus to up its investment in owned content

During an investors presentation, Corus Entertainment COO Doug Murphy said the company will focus on developing and owning more of its unscripted factual content.

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Scott Brothers expands with new hires

New exec producer Christle Leonard is joined on the Scott Bros roster by a new managing director based out of the company’s Las Vegas office. (Jonathan and Drew Scott pictured)

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Cineflix Media names new unscripted development boss

Brandon Killion (pictured), formerly with Gurney Productions and Original Productions, will be based in Los Angeles.

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Production underway on Who Lives Here? for W Net

The new factual series from 3Bird Media will complement successful W Net programming such as Love It or List It, says Corus exec Vibika Bianchi.