Indie producer Calum deHartog signs with CAA

The former Toronto police officer is developing a police procedural drama at the CBC with screenwriter Tracey Forbes and adapting a Dennis Lehane short story into a feature film he will direct.

Former Toronto police officer turned TV producer Calum deHartog has signed with the Creative Artists Agency.

DeHartog, whose producer credits include Cracked, a character-driven police drama from White Pines Pictures and screenwriter Tracey Forbes (Flashpoint) in development at the CBC, will be represented by veteran TV creative and programming exec Rob Kenneally at CAA.

DeHartog and Forbes are also near to completing a first draft of a feature film adaptation of a Vietnam-era short story by Dennis Lehane that deHartog will direct.