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Cameras roll on fifth season of APTN’s Blackstone

The latest cycle from Prairie Dog Film + Television is shooting in Edmonton through June 2015.


Blackstone and the puzzle of Canadian drama authenticity

Playback goes on set in Edmonton to see a raw, authentic drama from APTN about First Nation power and politics told from the aboriginal point of view.


APTN Blackstone drama adds cast for third season

John Cassini, Tinsel Korey (The Twilight Saga) and Cheri Maracle join the ensemble drama about tumultuous lives on the fictional Blackstone First Nation Reserve.

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The Borgias wins big at the Gemini Awards

The European copro picks up the Gemini for best drama as Canada’s TV awards ends its prize-giving festivities.

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Blackstone’s Michelle Thrush in running for Leo

When Canadian actress Michelle Thrush first auditioned for the APTN and Showcase drama Blackstone, she had no idea her star turn would put so many trophies on her mantle.


Gritty showcase drama tells cold facts of Aboriginal reserves

The APTN and Showcase drama Blackstone is challenging. It’s also riveting, in-your-face and as smart as Canadian dramatic TV gets these days.