Karthiga Ratnasabapathy

Rutherford to launch Temple Street sales arm

Jon Rutherford has surfaced at Toronto’s Temple Street Productions to run a new international distribution division. The executive stepped down from his role as executive VP, distribution and business development at Temple Street compatriot Tricon Films & Television earlier this week, triggering a restructure that saw Karthiga Ratnasabapathy promoted to VP, worldwide sales and acquisitions. […]

Tricon shops library to Google Play

Canada’s Tricon Films & Television has signed a worldwide deal placing all of its scripted series with digital service Google Play. The 2,000-plus hour deal includes original IFC comedies such as the 26x30mins Maron (left) and 6x30mins Will Ferrell series The Spoils of Babylon, which is getting a follow-up, The Spoils Before Dying. Also included […]

Tricon builds digital division with new hire

Canada-headquartered Tricon Films & Television has hired former Entertainment One executive Karthiga Ratnasabapathy as its director, digital sales and acquisitions. She will focus on worldwide digital sales, television sales in English-speaking Canada and acquiring film titles for sales to digital platforms; and report into Jon Rutherford, Tricon’s senior VP, distribution and business development. Additionally, Paul […]