Backpackers picked up by CW Network
Production company Shaftesbury will retain international distribution rights on the series, which will begin shooting additional content for the 10-episode, half-hour TV season next week in Canada.
Smokebomb Entertainment’s ‘Synful’ business
With a Google Glass app launching this spring and on the heels of a Hulu sale, we look at how the Toronto-based prodco’s edgy new transmedia property is redefining in-your-face entertainment.
IAWTV noms could lead to big things for indie producers, says Clutch creator
Clutch and four other series earn nods from the International Academy of Web Television.
Jay Bennett on Smokebomb’s Hulu sales
The VP digital and creative director at the Shaftesbury company discusses strategy around the four series headed to the U.S. streaming platform. (Pictured: State of Syn.)