Highway Thru Hell

Highway Through Hell

Channel of the year: Discovery Channel Canada

From Playback magazine: Bell Media’s most profitable non-sports specialty channel doesn’t need U.S. formats to win over viewers: originals are doing that on their own. (Highway Thru Hell pictured)

Canadian money

Bell Fund spreads $2.74M over 15 projects, adds fourth deadline

Insight Productions, Antica Productions, Zone 3 and Great Pacific Media are among those receiving funding.

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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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Round-up: premieres, screenings and rebrandings

Highway Thru Hell (pictured) gets a second season; The Pet Network rebrands and unveils enhanced programming slate.