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She Walks With Apes on CBC

Two-time Golden Globe Award winner SANDRA OH narrates the new feature-length documentary “She Walks With Apes”, premiering on CBC’s “The Nature Of Things”.

The upcoming two-hour special presents a new take on primatologist JANE GOODALL’s early years living with chimpanzees, as well as the lives of the late researcher DIAN FOSSEY, who was killed while working with gorillas in Rwanda, and Canadian anthropologist Biruté Galdikas, who went to live with the orangutans of Borneo.

Scored by Core Composer, KEN MYHR “She Walks With Apes” airs Friday, September 20, at 8 p.m. ET on CBC and the free CBC Gem streaming service.

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Broadcast Debut for Corporate Coup d'etat

After its prestigious festival run, Fred Peabody’s investigative documentary The Corporate Coup d’État will have its broadcast debut.

Produced by Toronto-based White Pine Pictures, and scored by Core composer MICHELLE OSIS, the film investigates President Donald Trump as a “symptom of a broken system” that has put power in the hands of corporations since the Reagan era, highlighting political tensions in Canada, the U.S. and abroad.

Watch it on Canadian network Super Channel Aug. 23 at 9 p.m. ET/PT.

Read about in PLAYBACK ONLINE

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Punk on Crave

Thunderbird Entertainment Group has struck a Canadian distribution deal with Bell Media’s Crave for Network Entertainment’s docuseries Punk.

Produced by the Vancouver-headquartered company for American TV network EPIX, the four-part series explores the music, art and fashion behind the subculture.

Punk is Network Entertainment’s first collaboration with American menswear designer John Varvatos. Directed by Jesse James Miller, whose credits include Network’s I Am Richard Pryor, the one-hour series made its debut on EPIX in the U.S. this March. Punk is set to debut this August on Crave.

Musicians featured in Punk include Joan Jett, Marky Ramone, Dave Grohl, Johnny Rotten and Iggy Pop, who also serves as an exec producer on the series alongside Varvatos. The series is complimented by an original score by Core composer BRENT BELKE.


Read more: http://playbackonline.ca/2019/07/23/thunderbird-inks-canadian-distribution-deal-with-crave-for-punk/#ixzz5uX7Mzn4B

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The Terror: Infamy Comic-Con First Look

AMC has released a first-look of The Terror: Infamy at Comic-Con. Scored by Core composer MARK KORVEN, the second season of the wildly successful series from Scott-Free Productions centres on a series of bizarre deaths that haunt a Japanese-American community and a young man’s journey to understand and combat the malevolent entity responsible.

View the first look on Rotten Tomatoes TV

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Diggstown on CBC

CBC's new original drama series DIGGSTOWN airs Wednesdays on CBC at 8PM!

With an original score by CORE composer team of Lodewijk Vos and Joseph Murray this gritty legal drama tackles issues of diversity, racism, poverty and gender issues and stars Vinessa Antoine (Being Erica, Heartland), David Johnson (Street Legal) and Stacey Farber (Grace and Frankie). Produced by Circle Blue Entertainment, Freddie Films, and DHX Media.