Canada’s Buck Productions is teaming up with Joanna Dolgoff to develop a reality series that uses game-play to get young people and their families thinking about healthier lifestyles and eating.
Flexibility in how brand integration can be introduced would allow more financing for digital and TV productions from major marketers, the Canadian Media Production Association argues. (Pictured: Recipe to Riches)
Former MGM exec Susan Hummel (pictured) will head up the Toronto-based office of FremantleMedia Canada as SVP of distribution and sales.
Ira Levy and Peter Williamson, co-founders of the Toronto-based producer-distributor, have sold stakes in the company to two long-time executives, Nat Abraham (left) and Michael McGuigan (right).
The deal, unveiled at Sundance, will see Ron Mann’s (pictured) boutique distributor pact with the U.S. producer to coordinate North American releases of titles.
NBCUniversal International Television Production has acquired a minority equity stake in Lark Productions, the Canadian prodco behind Shaw Media’s Real Housewives of Vancouver.