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Syfy cancels Helix after two seasons

The Montreal-shot series, with service production by Muse Entertainment, has ended its Syfy-Showcase run. But is the end always the end in today’s multi-platform universe?


Herculean efforts: bringing Olympus to life

Ahead of its premiere on Super Channel and Syfy, Reunion Pictures executive producer Matthew O’Connor tells Playback about building the Canada-U.K. coproduction.

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Bitten’s second season opens strong for Space

The sci-fi series is still the top-rated original series on the specialty channel, ahead of Orphan Black.


Bitten to get Space’s first after-show series

Space will bow its new, original after-show series Innerspace: After Bite following the season two premiere of Bitten on Feb. 7.


Syfy greenlights magic series Close Up Kings

The reality series, which follows three sleight-of-hand artists as they travel the U.S., is a coproduction between London’s Zig Zag Productions and Toronto’s Yap Films. (From Realscreen)


Canadians light up lead roles in Prodigy’s Dark Matter

The Toronto-shot series from Prodigy Pictures and creators Joseph Mallozzi and Paul Mullieis is to air on Syfy and will start shooting in Toronto on Jan. 7.


Continuum to return for fourth, final season

The sci-fi series will wrap its run with a six-ep season on Showcase and Syfy.


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Cameras roll in Toronto on Syfy’s The Expanse

Canadian actors Paulo Costanzo and Cas Anvar (pictured) have boarded the space drama, which is the latest Syfy series to shoot in Canada.

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Showcase to end Lost Girl after fifth season

The Canadian drama received a super-sized 16-episode order for its finale.

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Helix starts back up in Montreal

The Syfy series stars Canucks Jordan Hayes and Neil Napier along with Billy Campbell and Kyra Sagorsky.


Bitten bewitched by new cast members

Tammy Isbell (pictured), Tommie-Amber Pirie, and Kiara Glasco will play a coven of witches for the second season of the series.

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Syfy’s 12 Monkeys to shoot in Toronto

The adventure thriller is the latest series from the U.S. cable channel to shoot in Canada, following Helix, Ascension and Defiance. (12 Monkeys star Aaron Stanford pictured)