john shepherd

DirecTV orders You Me Her straight to series

The Entertainment One-produced series was created by John Scott Shepherd (pictured), who will also serve as executive producer and showrunner.

Thandie Newton

DirecTV renews Vancouver-shot Rogue for third season

eOne received an order for another 20 episodes of the suspense drama. (Rogue star Thandie Newton pictured)

Sheri Elwood

MIPCOM13: Sheri Elwood on finding comedy in used cars, bagels

The Canadian TV scribe and Call Me Fitz creator on her new sitcom Bagel Nation, which is in development for ABC/Disney.

Plasma TV

DirecTV, TMN and Movie Central order Rogue drama from eOne

The Canadian producer will partner on the 10-part co-production with U.K.’s Greenroom Entertainment, to shoot in Vancouver from August 2012.

Less than Kind 2

DirecTV acquires Less Than Kind for stateside run

The homegrown sitcom about a dysfunctional Jewish family in Winnipeg is to air on the Audience Network.