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Alex Patrick joins Cameron Pictures

The former president of Take the Shot Productions is the first executive-level hire for Amy and Tassie Cameron’s shingle.

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Take The Shot scores TV project

The Newfoundland prodco behind Caught has optioned a series developed through NSI’s Totally Television program.

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CBC sets premiere dates for winter 2018

Legal drama Burden of Truth and Allan Hawco-starrer Caught are among a trio of dramas joining the pubcaster’s lineup in early 2018.

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Frontier goes to season three

The original series from Take the Shot Productions and ASAP Entertainment is greenlit for another season as its second sets to premiere.

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How CBC thriller Caught went from page to production

After a number of holdups, the Take the Shot-produced limited-run series began shooting this week in Newfoundland.

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Take the Shot aims for global success with Frontier

Creators Rob and Peter Blackie on how they’ve tailored the show to appeal to “everybody.”

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Frontier renewed for season two

New episodes have been greenlit in advance of the series premiere on Discovery Canada.

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Discovery’s Frontier pushes int’l boundaries with Netflix

The channel’s first original scripted series, produced by Take the Shot and Factory Backwards, will be distributed internationally via the streaming service.

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Discovery Canada orders first original scripted series

Frontier, an adventure drama about the North American fur trade, is set to start production in Newfoundland this summer.

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Take the Shot Productions inks first-look pact with eOne

The two-year deal between eOne and the Republic of Doyle producer starts with the book-to-TV adaptation Caught, now in development with CBC.

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Si Entertainment acquires three unscripted titles

The Toronto-based company has added to its distribution catalogue Employee of the Week, It’s All About Me and Majumder Manor (pictured).

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CBC shows off social TV apps for winter 2013 schedule

The pubcaster co-produced online and social media apps for a host of series, including Cracked, Mr. D (pictured) and Murdoch Mysteries.