Marriage Material!

Sayna Sadres and Junnicia Lagoutin have booked roles on “The Marriage Course“.

The Alpha Series: The Marriage Course is a non-profit web series based out of the UK which will be distributed worldwide. It is a 7 episode marriage course and a 5 episode pre-marriage course that aids couples in pre-marriage and marriage counselling.

The Marriage Course was developed in 1996 by Nicky and Sila Lee (authors of The Marriage Book) for couples looking for practical support to strengthen their relationship.

Producers: Dylan Jenkinson, Daniel Stewart
Executive Producer: Gordie Cochran
Director: Daniel Stewart
Writers: Nicky and Sila Lee

TRAILER:
http://www.themarriagecourses.ca/

Virtually Regan!

Regan Ross has just finished filming Episode #109/110 of Amazon Studio’s upcoming series, Upload
 
Upload is a single-camera sitcom that takes place in the near future, where people who are near death can be “uploaded” into a virtual afterlife of their choice. Set in 2033, the secretly romantic Brooklyn-born Nora (Andy AlloPitch Perfect 3) works customer service for a luxurious virtual reality environment. When handsome L.A. party boy Nathan’s (Robbie AmellThe DUFF) self-driving car crashes, his high-maintenance girlfriend uploads him permanently into Nora’s VR world.
 
Upload has received a 10-episode order and will premiere globally on Amazon Prime Video in over 200 countries and territories. Daniels is executive producing with his producing partner Howard Klein of 3 Arts Entertainment. This marks the first series for Daniels since NBC’s Parks and Recreation and the first he solely wrote since his Emmy-winning The Office on NBC, based on the British format. It marks the last remaining Amazon pilot ordered by the studio’s previous regime and is the first Amazon pilot in a long time to make it to series as the streaming service has been shifting toward straight-to-series orders.

 
 
Filming for the series will be finishing this month in Vancouver BC.

Cyber Punk!

Adam Thomas has booked a role on Episode #207 of Altered Carbon
 
Altered Carbon is a television series produced by Netflix based on the Cyberpunk trilogy of the same name by British writer Richard K. Morgan. The first 10-episode season debuted in 2018. Six months after the first season of Altered Carbon was released on Netflix, the sci-fi series has been renewed for an 8-episode second seasons. Alison Schapker is joining the series as executive producer and will serve as co-showrunner alongside creator/executive producer Laeta Kalogridis who was showrunner on Season 1 of the Skydance TV-produced series. The series is set centuries into the future when the human mind has been digitized and the soul itself is transferable from one body to the next. Takeshi Kovacs, a former elite interstellar warrior known as an Envoy who has been imprisoned for 500 years, is downloaded into a future he’d tried to stop. Kalogridis executive produces with Schapker as well as David Ellison, Dana Goldberg and Marcy Ross via Skydance. James Middleton also returns as an executive producer.
 

Altered Carbon – Season 2 TeaserTrailer:
 
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Bloody Fantastic!

Mark Sweatman has booked a role on episode# 410 of Van Helsing which he will be filming later this month.

Van Helsing is an American-Canadian dark fantasy horror drama television series, overseen by provocateur playwright-filmmaker Neil LaBute, which premiered September 23, 2016 on Syfy in the United States. The series follows Vanessa Helsing (played by Kelly Overton) daughter of famed vampire hunter Abraham Van Helsing, who wakes up after a five-year coma to discover a vampire-controlled world. She soon learns that she possesses a unique blood composition that makes her immune to vampires and able to turn the creatures into humans. That power puts humanity’s last hope to return the world to how it once was before the vampires took over in Vanessa’s hands. The series premiered on Netflix December 23, 2016.

Syfy renewed “Van Helsing” for a fourth season ahead of the Season 3 finale. 13 new episodes of the action-horror series will air in 2019. In addition, Jonathan Walker has come onboard as showrunner for the new season, taking over from Neil LaBute.

“Season 4 will delve deeper into the iconic lore of the vampires and their ultimate goals for this world. New villains will rise along with unexpected heroes joining the fight. We have a fantastic build planned for this season and I’m thrilled to share it with our dedicated fans.” – Jonathan Walker.

Van Helsing season 4 will premiere Fall 2019.

Coffee Break!

Adam Thomas has booked a role in upcoming feature film Coffee and Kareem.
 
Michael Dowse is on board to direct from Shane McCarthy’s script, which was featured on the 2014 Blacklist. Helms and Mike Falbo are producing via their Pacific Electric Picture Co. banner. Sanford Nelson, Jordon Foss, Linden Nelson, and Don Foss are executive producing.  
 
Taraji P. Henson and Ed Helms will star in the police drama “Coffee & Kareem” for Netflix. Helms will portray a Detroit cop and Henson will play his girlfriend. He reluctantly teams with her 11-year-old son to clear his name and take down the city’s most ruthless criminal. 

AND NOW A WORD FROM OUR SPONSORS…

 
APRIL COMMERCIAL BOOKINGS!
 
Eric Bempong has booked a spot in a SGI Distracted Driving Ad Campaign shooting in Regina.
 
SGI is Saskatchewan Government Insurance:  This campaign involves 5×15 second vignettes of distracted driving where the driver is distracted and ends up in an accident.
Online usage worldwide
Stills – Regional usage.
Indigo Frenkel has finished filming her first OCP role for Project Time in the commercial spot “Drive” for Travelers Indemnity Company Insurance.
 
Usage: North America Broadcast /Print /WW Internet

Shawn Burke has booked a print job for Microsoft.

Usage: All stills usage, including hard print and all digital media. Worldwide, in perpetuity
Ron Wear has booked a spot in Project Protein a Kraft/Heinz commercial for P3 Portable Protein Packs.
 
 
Kiara Malcolm has booked a role on “Project Wagon” in the spot “Look Down in Awe” a Volkswagen commercial for 2019 Arteon / Jetta GLI.

Usage: 1 YR. North America/
Online/Digital (including Social Media) worldwide
Watch Troy Ames in his Shaw Blue Curve commercial in the spot “You Got it!!

We’re Cheering For Naika!

Naïka Toussaint has booked the role in Lifetime’s upcoming MOW, ‘Identity Theft of a Cheerleader‘.

Producer(s): Timothy Johnson, Navid Soofi
Director: Christie Will

Storyline: Inspired by true events, Wendy is a 31 year old high school drop out working at a Dollarmart with a lazy, unemployed boyfriend. When she is let go from her job over her 18 year old co-worker, soon to also be high school drop out, she steals her identity to attend high school again. This time though, nothing is going to stand in her way from being popular and succeeding, no matter the consequences.

News story – https://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2016/07/wendy-brown/486152/

Back For Round Two!!

https://deadline.com/2019/04/holland-taylor-madeleine-arthur-sarayu-blue-all-the-boys-ive-loved-before-netflix-sequel-1202588399/

Holland Taylor, Madeleine Arthur & Sarayu Blue join ‘All The Boys I’ve Loved Before’ sequel.

EXCLUSIVE: Madeleine Arthur is officially set to reprise her role as Christine in Netflix’s All The Boys I’ve Loved Before sequel, which has also added Emmy winner Holland Taylor (The Practice, Legally Blonde) and Sarayu Blue (Blockers) to the cast list as production is currently underway. Stars Lana Condor and Noah Centineo are returning for the follow-up to the teen romance pic as well as Anna Cathcart, Janel Parrish, and John Corbett, along with previously announced newcomers Jordan Fisher and Ross Butler.

Michael Fimognari, who served as the DP on the first film, is at the helm, directing from a screenplay by Sofia Alvarez, who penned the original.

Based on the bestselling book trilogy by Jenny Han, the original film debuted last year and was a huge success for the streaming site. The series centers on Lara Jean (Condor), who writes love letters to the five boys she’s ever loved and keeps them locked away in a hatbox until the day her letters are mailed, upending her real-life love life.

The sequel hails from Awesomeness Films and Ace Entertainment, with Matt Kaplan returning as producer. Susan Johnson, the director behind the first film, is serving as an executive producer alongside Han, Robyn Marshall, Max Siemers, Shelley Zimmerman, and Rebecca Glashow.

Taylor, recently seen on the big screen opposite Julianne Moore in Sebastián Lelio’s Gloria Bell, is repped by Gersh. Repped by Gersh Agency, MoGood Talent Management, and Brave Artists Management, Arthur is set to co-star in Richard Stanley’s Color Out of Space, a horror film starring Nicolas Cage, and also booked a role in the TBS pilot, Chad. Blue, who most recently led the new NBC comedy series, I Feel Bad, is with CAA.