Canada’s ComediHa! hires Media Ranch exec to oversee sales 

Montreal-based comedy producer ComediHa! has appointed an exec from fellow Canadian outfit Media Ranch to take up a newly created role overseeing distribution. Viviane Rheault becomes distribution director, sales & acquisitions at ComediHa! and will report into Alexandre Avon, VP of marketing & business affairs. Rheault will oversee the international commercialisation of the company’s catalogue […]

NBCU scores first int’l adaptation for ‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine’

Brooklyn Nine-Nine is getting its first international adaptation.  NBCUniversal International Formats has licensed the hit comedy series to Quebecor Content-backed prodco ComediHa!, based out of Quebec City in Canada. A broadcaster has not yet been disclosed, though shooting is to begin this summer. The deal marks the first international version of the Golden Globe and […]