Tag: WildBrain

TV & Film News – Crave and New Metric Media announce...

Whistler Film Festival (WFF) has announced the winners of its film competition awards. The top prize, the Borsos Award for Best Canadian Feature, was...

TV & Film News – Corus cancels Entertainment Tonight Canada

Corus Entertainment has announced it’s ending production of Entertainment Tonight Canada after 18 seasons, as the company’s share price continues to hover around the...

TV & Film News – Lionsgate to acquire eOne in $500M...

Lionsgate has confirmed it will acquire eOne from Hasbro in a transaction valued at approximately $500 million. Under the agreement, Lionsgate acquires eOne’s 6,500-title...

TV & Film News – 2022 production spend projected to climb...

Creative BC says early insights project that 2022 production spending by film and television projects in B.C. will be over the estimated $3.6B mark....

TV & Film News – Vancouver-based BRON files for creditor protection

BRON has filed for bankruptcy. Based in Vancouver, the finance and production company behind films like Joker and Licorice Pizza, has filed for creditor...

TV & Film News – ACTRA stands in solidarity with striking...

ACTRA (Alliance of Canadian Cinema, Television and Radio Artists) says its 28,000 members are standing in solidarity with SAG-AFTRA (Screen Actors Guild and the...

Josh Scherba upped to dual President & CEO role at WildBrain

WildBrain has promoted Josh Scherba to the role of President and Chief Executive Officer, succeeding previous CEO and Vice Chair Eric Ellenbogen. Ellenbogen, who first...

TV & Film News – WildBrain to acquire Toronto’s House of...

WildBrain has reached an agreement to acquire Toronto animation pre-production studio, House of Cool for $15.5 million, expanding the company’s pre-production capabilities for animated...

WildBrain to acquire Toronto’s House of Cool

WildBrain has announced it's reached an agreement to acquire Toronto animation pre-production studio, House of Cool, expanding the company's pre-production capabilities for animated series,...

TV & Film News – New #MADEBetter campaign celebrates Canadian talent

Telefilm Canada and the Canada Media Fund (CMF) have launched their new MADE | NOUS campaign “MADE Better” with a series of Hollywood billboards...