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"Essex County" Creator Jeff Lemire Posts CBC Series Adapt's Pilot Script Cover

Originally announced (and covered by Bleeding Cool) back in 2015, CBC's television adaptation of award-winning writer/artist Jeff Lemire’s graphic novel trilogy Essex County is actually breaking some news - and it comes directly from Lemire Taking to Twitter on Thursday, the writer/artist posted the front page to the script for the pilot episode - which[...]

"Fortunate Son" Casts Vampire Bill in CBC Spy Thriller

"Fortunate Son" Casts Vampire Bill in CBC Spy Thriller

There is a new Canadian spy thriller being cooked up for CBC called Fortunate Son, which is being produced by Lark Productions and Seven24Films.Fortunate Son takes place in the 1960's, and focuses on the life of Ruby Howard, an American who fled to Canada during the Vietnam War Ruby starts helping other Americans who are[...]

'Schitt's Creek': What the Cast Took Along when the Show Wrapped

Schitt's Creek, the quirky little comedy with a great big heart, has wrapped production on its sixth and final season, which will air on CBC and Pop TV in 2020 The fifth season finished airing last month in Canada, and should be making its way to Netflix by the fall of this year for international[...]

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'Bellevue': WGN America To Air Detective Series Starring Anna Paquin (TRAILER)

rights to the Canadian detective-mystery series Bellevue, starring and executive produced by Anna Paquin (True Blood).The eight-episode drama aired earlier this year on Canadian broadcaster CBC this year, and was acquired by WGNA as part of its efforts to concentrate on "more cost effective originals."Bellevue is the shared creation of actress/writer Jane Maggs and director[...]

"What Are They Like, Those Comic Book Fans?" – Canada's CBC Asked In 1972…

An Action Comics #1 selling for $3500! Who would have thought? "They always portray the women as a very limp-wristed kind of "Help! Help!", You know, "Superhero save me" And the superhero that is doing this is always a man, and te man is always portrayed as the big bronze triangle, broad shoulders, waist… you look at Wonder […]