An official Ireland/Canada co-production, Acceptable Risk is a contemporary thriller set in the high stakes world of Big Pharma. Shooting takes place in Dublin and Montreal through to the end of December 2016. The original series is written by Emmy® Award winner Ron Hutchinson (Traffic; The Ten Commandments & Murderers Among Us: The Simon Wiesenthal Story) and is being directed by Kenny Glenaan (Charlie; Paranoid; Noah’s Ark & Wired).
With U.S.-Cuba relations resuming after half a century, a drama series set on the island nation is in the works. Stone Village TV said today that it will produce Cuba, about an international real estate mogul who returns with his family to the place of his childhood to restore a hotel in hope of capitalizing on Cuba’s emerging tourism business. Rob Cohen will direct the pilot and executive produce.
18 August 2015 - Keshet International (KI), the global distribution and production arm of Keshet Media Group, has entered into a co-development deal with Canadian independent production, distribution and financing company Facet4 Media. The deal will see the two entities partnering on the development of selected drama and comedy projects for the Canadian and international marketplace, leveraging the growing KI network across the UK and US.
In a joining of forces between two top names in Canadian television entertainment, Breakthrough Entertainment and Stephen Greenberg’s newly-formed independent production and financing company Facet4 Media have forged a strategic alliance for the co-development and production of unscripted-lifestyle series to be distributed by Breakthrough for the global marketplace. Announcement of the alliance was made by Nat Abraham, Partner and President of Worldwide Distribution for Breakthrough Entertainment and Stephen Greenberg, President of Facet4 Media.
FACET 4 is excited to announce its development slate of original television series to be produced in Canada for the Canadian and international marketplace. A home-grown business founded and steered b Stephen Greenber of the Canadian entertainment family with a legacy of excellence, FACET4 has developed and acquired concepts in both the reality and dramatic arenas.