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  • Murdoch Mysteries

    Murdoch Mysteries

    Season 11 now airing on CBC! Set in Toronto at the dawn of the 20th century, Murdoch Mysteries is a one-hour drama series that explores the intriguing world of a methodical and dashing detective who pioneers innovative investigative techniques to solve the city’s crimes.

  • Frankie Drake Mysteries

    Frankie Drake Mysteries

    Set in 1920s Toronto, the series follows the adventures of Frankie Drake (Lauren Lee Smith) and her partner Trudy Clarke (Chantel Riley) at Drake Private Detectives, the city’s only all-female detective agency, as they find themselves fighting crime in the age of flyboys, gangsters, rum-runners, and speakeasies. Frankie Drake Mysteries premieres Nov. 6 on CBC.

  • Slasher


    Aaron Martin’s award-winning anthology thriller series Slasher returns! Slasher: Guilty Party premieres on Netflix on October 17!

  • Carmilla


    Starring Elise Bauman and Natasha Negovanlis, 2017 Canadian Screen Awards Fan’s Choice Award winner! Funded by U By Kotex®, Carmilla has garnered 69 million views and counting on YouTube channel KindaTV. Feature-length film The Carmilla Movie launches globally October 26!



Oct 16 2017 - Shaftesbury Chairman and CEO Christina Jennings honoured with Lifetime Achievement Award at the Content Innovation Awards Gala

Jennings, who founded the multi-platform content company in 1987, has been an industry leader not only in producing original TV and feature film content, but also for creating groundbreaking series for digital and social media platforms, mobile apps and VR experiences.

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Oct 11 2017 - Walmart Canada and Interac® announce original digital series, Upstairs Amy, produced by Shaftesbury, in collaboration with APEX PR

From the producers of global phenomenon Carmilla, Upstairs Amy is a scripted comedy that will also feature real-life digital influencers.

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Sep 27 2017 - They’re back! The Carmilla Movie, based on the hit web series starring Elise Bauman and Natasha Negovanlis, in theatres and online this October

Shaftesbury and Cineplex Events today announced exclusive event screenings of The Carmilla Movie, starring Elise Bauman and Natasha Negovanlis, based on the critically acclaimed web series Carmilla, on Thursday October 26 across Canada. Tickets for the one-night-only event, which will take place in 30 cities across Canada, are now on sale.

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Sep 07 2017 - The Branded Content Marketing Association (BCMA) announces North American expansion with Canadian chapter

Kaaren Whitney-Vernon leads BCMA Canada as President, with founding members Walmart Canada, Shaftesbury, SGS International, and KPMG.

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Aug 31 2017 - Additional casting announced for new CBC original series Frankie Drake Mysteries from Shaftesbury

Shaftesbury and CBC today revealed additional casting for new one-hour original drama FRANKIE DRAKE MYSTERIES (11 x 60).

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