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  • Murdoch Mysteries

    Murdoch Mysteries

    Season 8 premieres Monday, October 6 at 8 pm 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 William Murdoch (Yannick Bisson), a methodical and dashing detective who pioneers innovative investigative techniques to solve some of the city’s most gruesome murders.

  • The Listener

    The Listener

    Toby Logan (Craig Olejnik) is The Listener, a telepath who works as a special consultant with the elite Integrated Investigative Bureau (IIB), facing both professional and personal challenges as he uses his mind-reading skills to solve difficult and dangerous crimes.

  • Backpackers


    Premiering July 14th on The CW! Best friends Ryan (Noah Reid, “Titanic”) and Brandon (Dillon Casey, “Nikita”) race across Europe in search of Ryan’s missing bride-to-be, while also struggling with the eternal twenty-something question of what to do with their lives.

  • Long Story, Short

    Long Story, Short

    Three young women navigate messy relationships, bad dates, drunken mishaps and other assorted humiliations on the road to adulthood in this edgy and [...]

  • State of Syn

    State of Syn

    State Of Syn is the story of 26-year-old Annika Drake (Jewel Staite, Firefly; L.A. Complex) and her friends who, following the unexplained death of her father, are pulled deep into a twisted mystery around his former [...]



Nov 03 2014 - CBC’s hit period crime-drama Murdoch Mysteries celebrates its 100th episode with the most anticipated episode of the season

Will Murdoch and Ogden finally make it to the altar? Murdoch Mysteries marks the broadcast of its 100th episode on Monday, Nov. 3 at 8 p.m. (8:30 NT), including a live broadcast screening with cast and crew for fans at CBC Toronto.

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Oct 17 2014 - Strategy: How Kotex became a YouTube exec producer

Why the feminine hygiene brand is working with Carmilla, a transmedia gothic vampire series aimed at reaching millennials.

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Oct 16 2014 - shift2 and Smokebomb Join Forces with U by Kotex to Launch Digital Vampire Series Carmilla

Can a vampire get her period? Digital agency shift2 and U By Kotex® answer that question and more in Carmilla, a new scripted transmedia series (36 x four-minutes) that puts a modern spin on the cult classic gothic vampire novella by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu.

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Oct 12 2014 - Shaftesbury gets moving with The Moblees

Shaftesbury today announced the sales launch of new series The Moblees (30 x 11-minutes), an interactive musical adventure series for kids aged 3-5 starring five comical characters who, together with viewers at home, overcome obstacles through teamwork and movement.

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Oct 11 2014 - Unsung: Behind the Glee Named a Shaw Rocket Prize Finalist

Produced by Shaftesbury, Unsung: Behind the Glee is a one-hour documentary that charts the compelling journey of two Toronto high school show choirs as they battle time, nerves and each other to create an award-winning routine for the Show Choir Canada Nationals, Canada’s National High School Glee Club Championships.

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