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Deals: Lionsgate, Food Net, Guru, Factory 25

Lionsgate and Hasbro are turning Monopoly into a feature film, and more deals of the week.

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Bake with Anna Olson returns

The Peace Point Entertainment series will return with a second season on Food Network Canada, Scripps Network Asia and Scripps Network U.K. & EMEA.

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Upfronts 2015: Shipton on boosting ‘big drama’ while injecting youth

Shaw Media’s Christine Shipton on maintaining Global’s female-skewing drama strategy while aiming to age-down its viewership through superheroes, sci-fi and Big Brother Canada.

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You Gotta Eat Here! goes to season five

Food Network Canada has ordered a fifth season of Lone Eagle Entertainment’s travelling food series.

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Cameras roll on Chef In Your Ear

Comedian Greg Komorowski (pictured) is named host of the new HLP+Partners and Food Network Canada culinary competition series.

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Shaw Media orders third season of Chopped Canada

The latest cycle includes a first-time, five-episode competition for teen chefs.

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Lone Eagle brings on Brough for unscripted development

Lone Eagle Entertainment has named Allison Brough, most recently with Tricon Films & Television, as its director of development.

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Cameras roll on two new Shaw specialty series

Production has started on the multi-platform Food Network Canada’s Great Canadian Cookbook and the HGTV Canada’s Open House Overhaul, hosted by Samantha Pynn (pictured).

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Food Network Canada orders Chef in Your Ear

The competition cooking show, to be produced by Toronto-based HLP, pairs professional chefs with novices who must cook up their recipes.

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Portfolio picks up more You Gotta Eat Here!

The indie distributor acquires the third and fourth seasons of the Food Network Canada series.

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Shaw Media invests in 4 new digital projects

The series will stream on GlobalTV.com and the digital platforms that are an extension of specialty channels History, HGTV Canada and Food Network Canada.

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Top Chef Canada cancelled after four seasons

The food competition series from Toronto’s Insight Productions will not be renewed, although international versions will continue to air on the station.