Execs count on a hit, in any language

Tillson, Tamsen
June 2006
Variety;6/26/2006, Vol. 403 Issue 6, p19
Trade Publication
The article reports that the new television program Rumours is set to air on pubscaster Canadian Broadcasting Corp. in the fall of 2006. French-language producer Jocelyn Deschenes and Citytv founder Moses Znaimer decided to pair up to shoot and English-language pilot of Rumeurs for the larger English-Canadian market. Rather than wait for funding from federal funder Telefilm, the two co-funded the pilot--not a huge drain since they hit on a way to cut production costs.


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