The Movie Network and Movie Central have announced their 2013 production slate which includes the new half-hour comedy Sensitive Skin, returning stand-up series Funny as Hell and documentaries Fanarchists: The Fan Film Phenomenon; Filthy Gorgeous: The Bob Guccione Story; Hip Hop Evolution and The DNA of GSP.
“The Movie Network’s latest crop of projects reflects our ongoing commitment to working with the finest Canadian talent, both in front and behind the camera,” said Aubie Greenberg, Director Original Programming, Movie Services, Astral Television Networks. “We are proud to support Kim Cattrall’s return to the small screen, another season of hilarity from Jon Dore and exciting new documentary projects that take on seminal figures and issues in popular culture.”
“With daring films and series that can only be seen on PayTV, Movie Central continues to be home to top quality, boundary pushing Canadian original productions,” said Julie Di Cresce, Director, Original Programming, Drama & Comedy, Corus Entertainment. “We‘re thrilled to have the iconic Kim Cattrall join our schedule alongside our other home-grown talent including Jon Dore and Jason Priestley.” Continue reading »