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CBC developing Katie Ford, Katie Boland series

The comedy will be produced by Sienna Films and Boland’s Straight Shooters Productions.

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NBC to coproduce Working the Engels

The deal marks the first time a U.S. network and Canadian broadcaster have collaborated to produce a half-hour network comedy (star Andrea Martin pictured).


Working the Engels adds guest stars

Among the Canadian actors taking on guest roles is Colin Mochrie (pictured), who will play a long-suffering accountant at the family law practice.


Production on Working the Engels starts in Toronto

Halfire-CORE Entertainment added new cast (Azura Skye pictured) to the Global Television comedy, which is shooting through Jan. 15.


Kacey Rohl joins Working the Engels

The Canuck actor (pictured) joins Andrea Martin in Global’s upcoming comedy series written by Katie Ford and Jane Ford and produced by Halfire-CORE Entertainment.

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Andrea Martin joins Working The Engels as lead

The Global Television comedy from sister screenwriters Katie and Jane Ford and Halfire-CORE Entertainment will shoot in the fall (Martin pictured).

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Katie Ford: “It’s a special time” for Canuck scribes in Tinseltown

The veteran TV writer wants to create a boot camp setting in Canada for local screenwriters to get invaluable experience before heading down to Los Angeles to master their craft.

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CBC orders three more pilots, Port Hope, 19-2 and The Khouris

Trio follows the pilot order for Leilah and Jen from Hollywood scribe Katie Ford and Entertainment One earlier in the week.

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Hollywood scribe Katie Ford pens CBC comedy pilot Leilah and Jen

The cast-contingent project from Entertainment One, about two different sisters reinventing their suburban lives, will be directed by Jacob Tierney.