Discovery Canada

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Nat Geo picks up Highway Thru Hell

The U.S. cable network has picked up Vancouver-based Great Pacific Media’s unscripted series about a Canadian highway rescue team (pictured) from Beyond Distribution.

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Tricon picks up Lively’s I Didn’t Do It

The Canadian indie has acquired Lively Media’s crime series I Didn’t Do It (pictured) for international distribution.

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Cameras roll on Last Car Standing for Discovery Canada

The car competition series, an original format from Proper Television, follows Discovery finding a popular hit in Canada’s Worst Driver.

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Guinea Pig heads to Hulu

US online video service Hulu has picked up factual series Guinea Pig from Picture Box Distribution.

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PBS, Discovery Canada prep Earth From Space

US pubcaster PBS, Discovery Canada and the UK’s Darlow Smithson Productions are teaming up for a groundbreaking two-hour coproduction which will use real-time scientific data to create CGI video of natural events.

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Discovery Canada roars with 3D dinos

Kicking off Discovery Canada’s Dino Week is what VP of programming Ken MacDonald is calling their “most ambitious project of the year.”