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Boat Rocker inks first-look deal with hit format creators

Prolific producers Cleve Keller and Dave Noll are behind Chopped and other global sensations such as Bravo’s Rocco’s Dinner Party.

Liquid Media Group Hosts THE BIG SPLASH During Toronto Film Festival

How Liquid Media hopes to help producers tap the content boom

The recalibrated company aims to help indies with a support network to source, package, finance, deliver and monetize their IP.

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How marblemedia has kept fresh through changing tides

Co-CEO Matt Hornburg says the production company has always focused first on the shared family viewing experience in the content it has created over the past 20 years.

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D360 pushes into formats with upcoming fall slate

The distributor delves into format sales following its move to scripted earlier this year.

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Love Nature expands content partnership with Sky

The deal marks an ‘important milestone in Love Nature’s history,’ according to Carlyn Staudt, the brand’s global general manager.

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Schitt’s Creek co-creator inks partnership deal with Netflix

Dan Levy’s first project with Netflix – after his comedy series set a record for most Emmy wins in a single season last year – is a rom-com feature he will write, direct, produce and star in.

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The Canadian winners from the 2021 Emmy Awards

Streaming services came out on top at the 73rd Annual Emmy Awards with Netflix earning the most trophies.

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Is there room for screen industry optimism in the federal election?

Industry stakeholders discuss what the Sept. 20 election will mean for the future of the Broadcasting Act.

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Wattpad WEBTOON Studios picks producers for data-driven Australian collaboration

The fan-first process will see two scripts based on Watttpad teen fiction stories move to audience testing where the creative teams will receive input and feedback from ‘select superfans’ on scenes and characters.

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CBC, Paramount+ order medical drama from Piazza Entertainment

Production is currently underway in Manitoba and Ontario on SKYMED, which follows the turbulent lives of nurses and pilots mounting rescues from air ambulances in Northern Canada.

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Blue Ant Media unveils greenlights for fall and spring 2022

The Canadian originals slate includes a new documentary feature, a doc series and a paranormal anthology as well as renewals on co-productions with Quebecor Content and APTN.

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Departure season three rolls in Newfoundland

Eric McCormack joins the cast for the third season with Jackie May serving as showrunner.