Jared Keeso stars as Don Cherry in WRATH OF GRAPES: THE DON CHERRY STORY II (the follow-up to Keep Your Head Up Kid: The Don Cherry Story) airing on CBC in two parts on March 4 and 11 at 8 p.m. (8:30 NT). Diane Wild of TV, eh? interviewed him at the Shark Club in Vancouver:
We know shows in development don’t always make it to series. We also know there are a lot of great series that deserve to build some buzz right from the beginning. If you have a Canadian TV project in development or know of one, send details to TV, eh?. We’ll be launching our In Development series of posts soon.
Diane and the Chihuahuas she’s dogsitting name an ex-pat as the Canadian TV Person Of The Week, after laughing at the suggestion last week. (By the way, last week’s Person of the Week was journalist Etan Vlessing.)
- An Expert View — Diane Wild: How will Canada survive the Netflix era?
Our guest for this edition of “An expert view” is Diane Wild, editor of the site TV eh? – the best site for information about the Canadian television industry. Not affiliated with any television network, Diane Wild (@deekayw) gives an objective view of the evolution of television production in Canada, its relationship with social media and the major challenges facing it in the coming years. Read more.
What do investigative reporting, the Geminis, and Molly the Siamese have in common? Find out in this week’s Canadian TV Person of the Week:
Last week it was Malcolm MacRury and Peter Keleghan, by the way.