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Starz to develop eOne’s Havana Quartet

The one-hour drama is based on a four-part detective book series from Cuban writer Leonardo Padura. (Star Antonio Banderas pictured.)

eOne, Shaw, TF1 team up for Ransom

Ransom was co-created by veteran producer Frank Spotnitz (pictured) and David Vainola.


TIFF ’14: 21 Canadian producer teams set for Int’l Financing Forum

The invite-only OMDC film co-financing forum will see 21 Canadian producer teams network with 19 foreign producer teams.

Super Channel backs Carol Shields movie adaptation Unless

The pay TV operator unveils the latest investments from the Super Channel Development Fund, including the long-gestating Canada-Ireland coproduction.

Titanic’s ensemble cast adds Canadians

Titanic, the UK-Canada-Hungary co-produced mini-series, has added Canadian actors Noah Reid, Linda Kash and David Eisner to its cast.

ABC picks up Combat Hospital

It’s official: ABC has finally inked a deal to acquire the Global Television medical drama Combat Hospital, now untitled, from Sienna Films, Artists Studios and Lookout Point.

ABC in talks to acquire Canada-UK drama Combat Hospital

ABC is in talks to acquire Combat Hospital, the 13-part medical procedural from Julie Sereny and Jennifer Kawaja of Sienna Films, Gub Neal of London-based Artists Studios and Simon Vaughan’s Lookout Point.

Headtrip and Sienna add Stickup to slate

Indie producer Headtrip Films is adding to its scripted slate with a bank heist movie Stickup Men in development at Sienna Films.

Canwest aboard Titanic

Canwest Global Communications Corp. has jumped aboard the Titanic… The mini-series.