Canwest Broadcasting, which operates Canuck networks Global and E! and several cable channels, has greenlit four one-hour drama pilots, Global senior VP Christine Shipton announced today.
Canuck women will get a major dose of Jane Austen when Viva, a new channel aimed at women age 40 to 64, goes live Nov. 3, it was announced on Wednesday.
Promax/BDA is launching a half-day event, the C4 Creative Clinic, designed for the media marketing community, the global professional development org's Jonathan Block-Verk announced Tuesday.
Teletoon will become northern mission control for Marvel superheroes.
Brit historian Niall Ferguson will be the keynote speaker at History Makers 2009, the international summit of history and current affairs producers, the event's exec producer Bill Nemtin announced…
"Animal Mechanicals," one of the highest-rated preschool series in Canada, has been snapped up by U.K. and Asia Disney Channels, Radio-Canada (French Canuck TV), Discovery Latin America, Romania's…
A seven-member jury including Oscar-winning scribe Paul Haggis ("Crash") handed top kudos to U.K. animation director Oli Hyatt's sock-puppet short "Stitchup Showdown" (Blue-Zoo/Nickelodeon) when…
BBC Worldwide Canada gave a boost to two members of its sales force Monday as chief operating officer Hilary Read announced the promotion of Gwen Jones McCauley from director to VP of sales and…
Canuck animated shorts will be feted in Washington on Oct. 27, when the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences delivers "A Salute to the National Film Board of Canada."
TORONTO — Imax took a big step Tuesday with the announcement of its first joint venture in Europe.