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Playback’s 10 to Watch 2022: Sasha Leigh Henry

The Toronto filmmaker is juggling film and TV, with the upcoming series Bria Mack Gets a Life and her first feature as a producer, the TIFF world premiere When Morning Comes.


Playback’s 10 to Watch 2022: Ryan Bobkin

The Toronto producer has had a fast career trajectory in Canada’s film industry as head of development of Film Forge, working with filmmakers Brandon Cronenberg and Amar Wala.


10 to Watch: Meet the class of 2022

The newest cohort of Playback‘s annual 10 to Watch spans creative and executive talents across film and television.

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Hot Sheet: Top 30 TV programs for Jan. 3 to 9, 2022

The season two premiere of CTV medical drama Transplant attracts more than 1.1 million viewers, while the series premiere of CBC comedy Son of a Critch cracks the top 30.

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Hot Sheet: Top 10 films for Jan. 7 to 13, 2022

Spider-Man: No Way Home stays on top of the Canadian box office while The 355 hits No. 4 in its debut week.

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Hot Sheet: Digital demand for Jan. 3 to 9, 2022

Cobra Kai overtakes fellow Netflix series The Witcher to lead digital and overall demand in Canada.

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Hot Sheet: Top 30 TV programs for Dec. 27, 2021, to Jan. 2, 2022

The Rookie leads while CBC’s New Year’s Eve coverage makes the top 10.

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Blue Ant International inks deals in Latin America

The sales with leading Latin American platforms include a collection of docs about the Royal Family.

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Rogers locks down Staffieri as its permanent CEO

The former CFO has been serving as interim Rogers CEO amid the company’s proposed Shaw acquisition.

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Hot Sheet: Top 10 films for Dec. 31, 2021, to Jan. 6, 2022

Spider-Man: No Way Home leads the Canadian box office into 2022, followed by Sing 2 and The King’s Man.