Lucas The Spider

Fresh TV spins its web with Lucas the Spider

The Toronto-based prodco known for Backstage has partnered with animator Joshua Slice to expand the animated spider’s adventures.


Cameras rolling on Backstage season two

Filming is underway on another 30 episodes of the tween drama.


DHX to go Backstage again

DHX Media has ordered a second season of Fresh TV’s teen series, which airs on Family Channel in Canada.


DHX on getting parents ‘Backstage’

The broadcaster’s VP of marketing on why the channel is increasing its focus on marketing to parents for its latest original show.


Backstage lands multi-territory Disney Channel deal

The Fresh TV series was commissioned by DHX Media for Family Channel.


Bell Fund distributes $4.3M across 37 projects

The digital companions for Discovery Canada’s Frontier and CHCH’s Wynonna Earp (pictured) were selected to receive funding in the latest round.

Devyn Nekoda

Family Channel goes Backstage

DHX TV programming head Michael Goldsmith on why Family is going “back to school” as production starts on the Fresh TV series. (Backstage star Devyn Nekoda pictured.)