Design DNA

Beyond Distribution to rep Design DNA

Castlewood Productions is getting international representation, as Sydney-based Beyond Distribution takes on Design DNA.

Sarah Richardson

HGTV and Food Network roll out new shows

The Shaw specialty channels are giving viewers a reason to stay home this winter with new Canadian and imported productions.

Jill Pollack

Paperny Consumed for HGTV Canada

Here’s a twist: take stuff away from reality TV contestants, rather than hand the winner a trophy.

Emily Henderson

Tricon to open Los Angeles office

Tricon Films and Television is the latest Canadian indie producer to open a Los Angeles office.

Selling NY

Canuck ‘property porn’ heads to L.A.

Selling high-end real estate is about to get a whole lot sexier, as JV Productions hopes to emulate the success of its popular Selling New York with an L.A. spin-off.

Model Home Showdown decorates with new web series

The Canwest channel has launched the first of three original shelter-focused shows this week.


HGTV US orders Tricon series

The Canadian makeover of HGTV U.S. continues with indie producer Tricon Films shooting Secrets From a Stylist in Los Angeles for the American channel.

Food Jammers

BuzzTaxi sells Food Jammers to Scripps

Peace Point Entertainment’s quirky series Food Jammers has been picked up by Scripp’s The Cooking Channel stateside.

All American

HGTV US goes All American… with two Canadians

When U.S.-based HGTV debuted All American Handyman Sunday night (Sept. 5), some familiar Canadian faces judged who was the best man or woman stateside with building tools – Mike Holmes (Holmes on Holmes) and Scott McGillivray (Income Property).


HGTV to debut six new series

One original Canadian production is among the new programs debuting this fall