Paperny Entertainment

Paperny Entertainment

Producer of the Year: Paperny Entertainment

From Playback magazine: For the Vancouver-based prodco – now owned by eOne – a strategy to produce series set in extreme locations has resulted in a record-breaking 2014.

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Trevor Hodgson joins Lark Productions as COO

Hodgson held the position of VP business affairs at Paperny Entertainment before joining Lark.

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OWN orders Paperny docuseries

OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network has ordered food truck docuseries 2 Fat 2 Fly from the Vancouver producer.

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Entertainment One acquires Paperny Entertainment

Co-founders David Paperny (pictured) and Audrey Mehler and EVP Cal Shumiatcher will remain with the Yukon Gold producer.

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HGTV Canada renews Timber Kings

The original series from Paperny Entertainment is the highest-rated series in the channel’s history, according to Shaw Media.

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Discovery Canada makes ratings waves with Cold Water Cowboys

The specialty channel netted one of its biggest premieres ever for a 10-parter about Newfoundlanders who make their living at sea.

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HGTV Canada builds buzz with Timber Kings

The new winter HGTV series by Paperny Entertainment features the business of custom-made log homes.

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Food Network Canada’s Weirdest Restaurants sells abroad

Beyond Distribution has sold the second series of World’s Weirdest Restaurants, a cuisine travel show hosted by Bob Blumer, into Asia and Latin America.

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History’s Yukon Gold starts second season shoot

The Paperny Entertainment doc series sees four mining crews dig for the precious metal in the Great White North.

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Shaw Media orders local version of Chopped reality series

Paperny Entertainment will produce the Canadian adaptation of the popular U.S. food competition series for Food Network Canada, to bow in winter 2014.

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Available Light film fest screens Yukon Gold world premiere

The Yukon film festival, which runs to Feb. 10, also includes a master class with doc filmmaker Peter Mettler on Thursday (Yukon Gold pictured).

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Paperny Entertainment uncovers U.S. sale for Yukon Gold

The National Geographic Channel has bought the doc series about four mining crews looking to strike it big during a short season.