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Zone3 produces God, Guns & Automobiles for History U.S.

The Quebec production giant, having made series for English Canadian networks like City and W Network, has now entered the American market.

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Pre-production starts on Winnipeg shoot of Strings

The indie drama from U.S.-based Strings of Film, stars Lucas Till (Walk the Line), Kherington Payne (So You Think You Can Dance) and Maria Bello (A History of Violence, pictured).

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Way of the Wicked wraps production in Squamish, B.C.

The Christian Slater-starrer is the latest project in Vancouver-based Odyssey Media’s planned 15-film slate for 2013.

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Inside Maxime Desmons’ Telefilm-backed micro-budget feature

Sally Karam and Damon D’Oliveira are producing and exec producing, respectively, What We Have, the first feature from Telefilm’s micro-budget production program (Desmons pictured).

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FX Productions has Canada in mind when developing original series

Two upcoming FX series, the movie-to-TV adaptation Fargo and the Guillermo del Toro drama pilot The Strain, will be shot in Canada.

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Production begins on JFK: The Smoking Gun copro

(UPDATED) The two-hour documentary special from Montreal’s Muse Entertainment and Australia’s Cordell/Jigsaw/Zapruder is shooting in Texas and Montreal.

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OUTtv pre-buys Sex & Violence

The six-part mini-series, written and directed by Thom Fitzgerald (pictured), will shoot through May in Nova Scotia.

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Cottage Life begins production on new series

The Blue Ant Media-owned digital specialty channel has greenlit seven new series including My Retreat and Selling Big.

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E! Canada buys Jenna Talackova reality series from Peacock Alley

The eight-parter will follow the life and work of the Toronto-based model and former Miss Universe Canada contestant (pictured).

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Cameras roll on Muse’s Star Spangled Banners

The TV movie whose talent includes Brooke White (pictured) is being lensed in North Bay, Ont.

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Incendo, Pixcom to give Pop Quiz for E!

The Montreal prodcos will produce 60 episodes of the half-hour pop culture game show based on Le Circle (pictured), which is broadcast on TVA in Quebec.

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eOne, Prospero co-financing Cronenberg’s Maps to the Stars

eOne will handle worldwide sales and distribution to the upcoming thriller, to be produced by Martin Katz’s prodco with SBS Productions’ Said Ben Said (Cronenberg pictured).