The virtual Canadian Screen Awards continued last night with six Vanguarde clients nominated for Children’s & Youth Programming. Highlighting all our nominees below: Best Children’s or Youth Fiction Program or Series Lara Azzopardi – Backstage Best Original Music, Animation Amin Bhatia & Ari Posner – Let’s Go Luna!: Bob The Paint Best Writing, Animation Kate […]
WORKIN’ MOMS has officially been picked up for season five. Created by Vanguarde’s Catherine Reitman, she also serves as the show’s star, writer, director, as well as executive producer along with her husband and co-star, Philip Sternberg. Past seasons of the show involved the talents of several other Vanguarde clients including production designer Danielle Sahota, story editor Rosamund Small, writers Adam […]
Canadian legal drama DIGGSTOWN has been acquired by premium streaming service BET Plus. Creator, showrunner, and executive producer is Vanguarde mega-talent Floyd Kane. Fellow Vanguarde client Kelly Makin also serves as executive producer and director of the series pilot. Diggstown is produced by Circle Blue Entertainment and Executive Producer Amos Adetuyi. Congratulations to the entire Diggstown team!
Vanguarde production designer Britt Doughty spoke with Architectural Digest about all the Ontario locations and sets used to recreate the world of Madam C.J. Walker for the upcoming Netflix series SELF MADE. Click here to read the full article. Oscar winner, Octavia Spencer stars as Madam C.J. Walker, the black hair care mogul who became America’s first black, […]
We are thrilled to announce that THE KIDS IN THE HALL is returning for an eight-episode run on Prime Video with all five original cast members, including Vanguarde’s Bruce McCulloch. This will be Amazon’s first Canadian original series, with Broadway Video and Project 10 producing. Click here to read more!
The Writers Guild of Canada announced its 2019 WGC Screenwriting Award finalists, celebrating the very best talent in Canadian screenwriting. Congratulations to Vanguarde’s Joel Buxton, Christopher Roberts and Julie Puckrin on their nominations. Joel Buxton – Best New Series Script – Cupcake & Dino: General Services: Growing Pains Christopher Roberts – Best New Series Script […]
ABC’s Whiskey Cavalier premieres February 27 at 10:00 pm EST! Starring Lauren Cohen and Scott Foley, and written by Vanguarde client Adam Higgs, follows a pair of CIA Agents as they embark on a mission to save the world, while avoiding conflict with each other. ⠀ Produced by Doozer, Stillking Films and Warner Bros. Television, […]
Vanguarde proudly congratulates all of our nominees from this year’s Canadian Screen Awards, taking place on Sunday March 31, 2019. While we consider all of our clients winners, here are Vanguarde’s CSA nominees: FILM: Best Director: Jasmin Mozaffari – Firecrackers Best Cinematography: Daniel Grant – Octavio is Dead! John Dunning Best First Feature Film Award: Jasmin Mozaffari […]
Cavendish, CBC’s new supernatural comedy series from quadruple-threat Vanguarde client Andy Bush (Co-creator/Star/Showrunner/Director), premiered on Tuesday January 8 at 9:30PM ET on CBC! Directed by fellow Vanguarde client Aleysa Young, the comedy follows two brothers as they reunite with their ailing father who runs The Museum of the Strange and Fantastic.
Vanguarde proudly congratulates all of our nominees and winners from this year’s Directors Guild of Canada Awards, which took place October 20th, 2018 at the Fairmont Royal York in Toronto. While we consider all our clients winners, DGC Awards went to… Roderick Deogrades Best Picture Editing, Documentary – SILAS Bruce McDonald Outstanding Directorial Achievement in […]