Sally Catto


How to pitch to the CBC: part one

Execs from the public broadcaster’s unscripted and radio divisions discussed what makes an idea stand out from the pile during a CBC Live panel (pictured) Wednesday.


CBC’s Sally Catto on scripted division restructure

The executive director of commissioned and scripted programming (pictured) talks to Playback about how the division’s reorganization will affect indie producers.


CBC restructures scripted primetime division (again)

Under executive director Sally Catto (pictured), the division is again being split by genre, with two internal hires replacing outgoing department head Jenny Hacker.


Kerry Ball wins CBC broadcasting mentorship

She will work on-site at CBC Television in Toronto to learn about production and broadcast components of scripted content for multiple platforms.


Copper notches top specialty spot on premiere night

The series delivered 403,200 Canadian viewers for its Sunday night premiere on Showcase, and stateside delivered 1.1 million total viewers on Aug. 19, BBC America’s highest rated series premiere ever, according to the channel.

Sally Catto

Catto named new EVP, Cineflix Studios

Former CBC exec Sally Catto will head up the entertainment company’s scripted division, based out of Vancouver.