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July 13, 2016General, Kim's Convenience, Thunderbird Films

Thunderbird, in association with Soulpepper, is pleased to announce that production is underway in Toronto on 13 episodes of new half-hour comedy KIM’S CONVENIENCE, based on the Soulpepper production of Ins Choi’s award-winning hit play. The series will premiere this fall on CBC. Produced by Ivan Fecan and co-created by Ins Choi and Kevin White, the series stars … Read More

Kim’s Convenience comes to life for small screen

July 13, 2016Kim's Convenience, Thunderbird Films

Jordan Pinto / Playback Thunderbird executive chair Ivan Fecan is executive producing the award-winning play’s transfer to TV, with production underway.   Production is underway in Toronto on CBC comedy series Kim’s Convenience, with former media exec and current Thunderbird executive chair Ivan Fecan serving as lead producer. Produced by Vancouver’s Thunderbird, in association with Toronto’s Soulpepper … Read More

THUNDERBIRD ANNOUNCES START OF PRODUCTION ON KIM’S CONVENIENCE

July 12, 2016Industry News, Kim's Convenience, Thunderbird Films

TORONTO (July 12, 2016) – Thunderbird, in association with Soulpepper, is pleased to announce that production is underway in Toronto on 13 episodes of new half-hour comedy KIM’S CONVENIENCE, based on the Soulpepper production of Ins Choi’s award-winning hit play. The series will premiere this fall on CBC. KIM’S CONVENIENCE is the funny, heartfelt story of The Kims, … Read More

CBC unveils fall-winter slate: Kim’s Convenience…

May 26, 2016General, Kim's Convenience

CBC News A lifestyle show featuring Steven Sabados, a comedy inspired by the hit play Kim’s Convenience, an animated series based on Randi Zuckerberg’s kids book Dot and a crime thriller called Shoot the Messenger are among a diverse slate of new offerings from CBC coming this fall and winter. The public broadcaster unveiled its new and … Read More

CBC renews Schitt’s Creek and Murdoch Mysteries, picks up Kim’s Convenience

March 4, 2015Kim's Convenience, Thunderbird Films

CBC News The critically acclaimed comedy Schitt’s Creek and the popular whodunnit Murdoch Mysteries are among 15 series returning to the CBC in the 2015-2016 season, the public broadcaster announced Wednesday. Also slated to return are long running fan favourites such as Dragons’ Denand Coronation Street, as well the award-winning comedy news satires Rick Mercer Report and This Hour Has 22 Minutes. The just-announced line-up also includes … Read More