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Media Ranch expands footprint with consultant hires

The producer-distributor has also acquired two unscripted formats from Ireland and optioned two factual formats.

Horsepower 2.0

Sophie Ferron on her Horsepower ambitions

With the participants for the second edition of the incubator recently revealed, the Media Ranch president and executive producer discusses the initiative’s goals.

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Media Ranch, Quebecor Content partner on format incubator

The winning project will receive financial backing from Quebecor Content to produce a proof-of-concept episode, with Media Ranch distributing the format internationally.

Philip Kalin-Hajdu

Media Ranch hires Philip Kalin-Hajdu to lead creative push

The former director of development at Couzin Films will develop new unscripted series and formats.


Canal Vie greenlights new Media Ranch series

The Montreal-based producer/distributor is teaming up with lawyer Anne-France Goldwater on an unscripted show.

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Media Ranch, Ananke Media ink production pact

The two Montreal-based companies will focus on TV/digital series about unexplained paranormal and scientific phenomena.

Media Ranch wins Rose d’Or Award

Media Ranch’s winning Street Jungle series airs on Canal D in Canada. (Media Ranch president Sophie Ferron pictured.)


Canal Vie orders up family cooking format

Media Ranch’s Life in the Kitchen (working title) is based on a U.K. format.

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Quebec version of The Apprentice in the works

Montreal-based indie producer Media Ranch has acquired the local format rights to the popular series. (U.S. host Donald Trump pictured.)

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MIPCOM13: Media Ranch takes Dining With the Enemy to Canada, U.K.

The Montreal-based producer and distributor is taking on the Dining With the Enemy (pictured) format from Norway by producing a French-language version airing on Quebec’s TV5 that sees a journalist and chef covering war zones.