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Hi Opie

In Brief: Who won the Rogers Prize of Excellence in Cancon?

TVO sets the premiere for marblemedia’s Opie’s Home (pictured), plus more news.

Hi Opie

Hi Opie! is coming home with a spin-off

Toronto’s marblemedia has partnered with TVO and The Jim Henson company to produce the live-action pre-school series Opie’s Home, which is slated to premiere in 2017.

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Hi Opie! greenlit for season two

The marblemedia preschool series will return this fall to TVO, City Saskatchewan and Knowledge Network.

Annedroids

Bell Fund distributes $4.7M across 38 projects

Digital media companions for Canada’s Smartest Person and Annedroids (pictured) were among those selected for financing in this latest round.

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marblemedia hires primetime scripted boss (exclusive)

The new hire and an internal executive promotion come as the indie producer expands its slate of domestic series and international coproductions. (Scripted VP Roberto Alcantara, pictured)

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Bell Fund invested over $16.5M in 2013: report

The fund awarded grants to a record-breaking 188 projects in 2013, according to its annual report.