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James Caan, Louis Gossett Jr. topline A Fighting Man

Writer/director Damian Lee’s boxing drama also stars Adam Beach, Famke Janssen and Michael Ironside.

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Jean-Francois Pouliot directs Dr. Cabbie

Vinay Virmani, Adrianne Palicki and Kunal Nayyar top-line the Canadian indie now shooting in Toronto.

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Space joins Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell co-pro

Quebec’s Cite-Amerique is also on board the seven-part mini-series commissioned by BBC One, set to begin production this summer in Quebec and the U.K.

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Yannick Bisson to front The Adventures Of Napkin Man

Bisson, who also plays the titular character on the period Canadian detective series Murdoch Mysteries, will play a teacher in the kids TV series (pictured).

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The Calling starts principal photography

The thriller, toplined by Susan Sarandon and Ellen Burstyn, is being shot in the Hamilton, Ont. area.

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Hector and the Search for Happiness starts production

French actor Jean Reno and Toni Collette join the ensemble cast that includes Simon Pegg as a London psychiatrist in crisis.

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Clement, Kwiatkowski star in Valine’s debut feature

The indie feature Sitting on the Edge of Marlene from Foundations Features and Rodeo Queen Pictures is shooting just outside Vancouver (director Ana Valine pictured).

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CTV’s Saving Hope starts second season shoot

The returning cast for the hourlong medical drama includes Erica Durance, Michael Shanks, Daniel Gillies, Huse Madhavji and Benjamin Ayres.

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Production wraps on sci-fi thriller Debug

The theatrical feature is written and directed by actor David Hewlett (pictured) whose credits include roles in Cube and Stargate Atlantis.

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Ascot Elite signs pre-sale deal for Atom Egoyan’s Queen of the Night

The distribution deal for German-speaking Europe with Entertainment One comes as the thriller continues shooting in Sudbury and Toronto (Egoyan pictured).

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Production wraps on Odyssey’s Out of Reach

The feature, produced with L.A.’s Pulser Productions and The Cartel, stars Erin Karpluk (pictured on set), Lochlyn Munro and Jamie Luner.

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Moosemeat and Marmalade gets greenlight

The 13-part doc series from Mooswa Films will blend Indigenous and European food traditions and feature “bush” cook Art Napoleon and conventionally-trained chef Dan Hayes (Napoleon and Hayes pictured).