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Karen Walton named Nell Shipman recipient

The Toronto ACTRA Women’s Committee award recognizes a female-identifying producer, writer or showrunner who has advanced gender equality in the industry.

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Mary Harron, Karen Walton capture Crystals

Women in Film and Television – Toronto will celebrate the contributions of five industry members at its 30th annual gala.

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Walton to coach CFC’s next group of TV writers

Karen Walton (pictured) was named this year’s executive producer in residence for the Bell Media Prime Time TV Program.

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Ivan Fecan, Karen Walton to receive ACCT special awards

The Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television has named six people who will be presented with special awards during 2016′s Canadian Screen Week.

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Marblemedia in development on Karen Walton thriller

It has also optioned Edeet Ravel’s Held, with both announcements coming ahead of MIPCOM next week.

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Walton boards New Metric’s The Devil You Know

Well-known writer Karen Walton will pen the script for the project in development, with author Elisabeth de Mariaffi acting as consultant.

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Karen Walton’s Ava Lee novel adaptation lands with CBC

The TV development deal between the pubcaster and Strada Films follows attempts to get the crime series adapted as a movie franchise. (Walton pictured.)

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Karen Walton to pen Ava Lee crime novel adaptation for Strada Films

The Ian Hamilton crime novel series about a Chinese-Canadian forensic accountant is targeted as a possible film franchise.