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CBC rehires for vacant kids boss position

Canadian pubcaster CBC has rehired a former employee to succeed Kim Wilson at the top of its Kids CBC unit. Martin Markle has been named senior director of children’s content, a position in which he will oversee the division, including development and production. He worked for CBC between 2003 and 2006 as executive in charge of production […]

Donald Sutherland making animated pirate TV movie

Donald Sutherland is writing, producing and voicing Pirate’s Passage, an animated TV movie for Canadian public broadcaster CBC Television. Based on the William Gilkerson book of the same name, the TV movie will be made by Sutherland’s production company, Martin’s River Ink with Canadian studio Pip handling the animation. The pirate story is set in […]