Sunday, June 16, 2019

TATIANA MASLANY TO VOICE NEW AUDIOBOOK CHAPTER OF ‘ORPHAN BLACK’

The Regina native will voice “Orphan Black: The Next Chapter” for New York-based digital reading and audio platform Serial Box.

PARIS-BASED CARIBARA SETS UP STUDIO IN MONTREAL

About 100 new 2D animation jobs and strategic investment in training

THE CANADA COUNCIL FOR THE ARTS AND CBC/RADIO-CANADA TO INVEST IN CANADIAN DIGITAL CONTENT...

Today, the Canada Council for the Arts, together with CBC/Radio-Canada, announced plans to launch a new $1 million catalyst tool to amplify digital creation in Canada.

DARK POUTINE PODCAST RECAP: THE GREAT AMHERST MYSTERY

On this week’s episode of the Dark Poutine podcast, we learn about one of Canada’s most documented and as-yet-unexplained paranormal events.

VANCOUVER ANIMATION SECTOR PLANS FIRST ANIMATION FAM TOUR AND EXPANDS ANNUAL DIGITAL ENTERTAINMENT CAREER...

A delegation of BAFTA and Emmy Award-winning U.K. animation studios arrive in Vancouver for the first Animation FAM (familiarization) Tour as local industry continues booming.

FUTUR ET MÉDIAS IS THE CANADA MEDIA FUND’S NEW FRENCH-LANGUAGE PODCAST THAT EXPLORES SIX...

The Canada Media Fund has launched a French-language podcast series of six episodes that probe as many trends that are currently reshaping the media and entertainment industries.

VICE MEDIA TO CUT 10% OF WORKFORCE

Company to cut 250 jobs globally as it seeks profitability

? ONTARIO PREMIER DOUG FORD’S PC PARTY USES RYAN GOSLING’S LIKENESS IN FUNDRAISING APPEAL

Ryan Gosling’s likeness is being used by Ontario’s Progressive Conservative party in a new fundraising appeal — which may come as a surprise to the Canadian actor

MURDA BEATZ MADE A KILLING AT FORTNITE — AND GAVE IT TO NORM KELLY,...

It’s been a pretty busy few days from Canadian hip-hop producer Murda Beatz. On Tuesday, he competed in the first Fortnite Pro Am in Los Angeles, finishing 11th with his partner, Valkyrae, winning $20,000 for charity.

TWO TORONTO-MADE VIDEOGAMES ARE REACHING FOR THE SPOTLIGHT AT E3

This is going to be an important week for two Toronto-made games, but for very different reasons. One is a big gamble for the largest studio in the city, the other a long-awaited title from one of the most highly regarded indie studios in Canada.

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