‘Canada has become a top producer of online TV shows, including a winner of an International Digital Emmy Award…
In Canada, one of the better-known series is Guidestones, about two journalism students trying to solve a murder, which won this year’s International Digital Emmy for a fiction series. Another is Out With Dad, about a teenage girl coming out as a lesbian, which has been translated into eight languages and is seen around the world.
Jason Leaver, who created the first two seasons of Out with Dad with just a few thousand dollars and volunteer labour, including his own time, says over 16 million people have now watched the show. He believes that makes it the most-watched web series ever made in Canada.
“I’m very proud of that,” he said…’
Canada has a record for producing great creative talents, here they are again. Pretty cool Eh!
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