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Canadian writer Elan Mastai developing his novel All Our Wrong Todays for NBC's Peacock streaming service

All Our Wrong Todays was published in 2017 and follows a time-travelling man who winds up in an alternate reality in 2016.

Fraggle Rock children's puppet series reboot starts production in Calgary

The Jim Henson Company says production has officially started in Calgary on a reboot of the original 1980s children's puppet series Fraggle Rock, which was filmed in Toronto.

Private broadcasters' group argues CBC is disrupting the market by selling ads

A review of the CBC's licence renewal applications enters its second phase today, with some organizations and individuals presenting their calls for greater accountability and transparency from the public broadcaster.

Caillou to continue in Canada and abroad, despite U.S. cancellation

Despite PBS Kids dropping the infamous cartoon Caillou, its Toronto-based production company says the four-year-old protagonist's adventures aren't over.

Probe into Telefilm employee finds 'no harassment, discrimination or misconduct'

Telefilm Canada says an investigation into allegations made against one of its employees has "concluded that no harassment, discrimination or misconduct had occurred, pursuant to applicable law."

National Film Board of Canada's strategic plan targets creation, audience engagement

The National Film Board of Canada has released a long-awaited new strategic plan that has creation and audience engagement as its main objectives.

Canadian actor brother duo Stephan James and Shamier Anderson launch initiative to promote Black talent

Canadian actors Stephan James and Shamier Anderson are launching The Black Academy, an initiative to honour, celebrate and showcase established and emerging Black talent across the country.

Good Doctor star says filming continues after show's married couple contract COVID

The Good Doctor star Freddie Highmore says production on the medical drama is continuing in Vancouver, after the COVID-19 diagnoses of co-stars Richard Schiff and Sheila Kelley.

Alberta-raised Cree actor lands role in Disney's live-action 'Peter Pan and Wendy'

Alberta-raised Cree actor Alyssa Wapanatahk is set to play Indigenous princess Tiger Lily in Disney's upcoming live-action film Peter Pan and Wendy.

SNL sneak peek reveals Jim Carrey as Joe Biden

Saturday Night Live has released a first look at Canadian comedian Jim Carrey playing U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden on the show.