May 1, 2017Atomic Cartoons, Beat Bugs, Game of Homes, Great Pacific Media, Highway Thru Hell, Industry News, Kim's Convenience, Man in the High Castle, Some Assembly Required, Thunderbird Films

The Thunderbird Group has been busy! Over the weekend, Beat Bugs won a Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing in a Preschool Animated Program. The program received 5 nominations, including Outstanding Directing and Outstanding Main Title. Series creator Josh Wakely attended the event, along with some of the Atomic Cartoons team. Congratulations to everyone involved! … Read More


March 14, 2016General, Some Assembly Required

Diane Wild, TV, Eh? When we last saw Some Assembly Required’s Jarvis (Kolton Stewart), the young toy company CEO had finally declared his love for Piper (Charlie Storwick). The third season of the YTV series premieres tonight and the stars promise even more romance and laughs. Piper had moved on from what she thought was … Read More

Superheroes, princesses have a ball with Kolton Stewart

March 4, 2016Some Assembly Required

Jacob Robinson / Simcoe Reformer DELHI – The list of Canadians that would turn down a trip to the ‘City of Angels’ during the dog days of winter is minuscule at best. For Kolton Stewart though, getting the chance to help his former school and reconnect with some familiar faces during Saturday’s Princess and Superhero … Read More

hanging out at some assembly required

November 4, 2015Some Assembly Required

Scarlett Ballantyne / Blog Lovin Some Assembly Required is a teen comedy series that airs on YTV in Canada and streams on Netflix in the United States and worldwide. A few weeks ago, the Social Media Manager for the series contacted me to see if I was interested in coming to a taping and writing … Read More

Kolton Stewart on the set of Some Assembly Required

November 4, 2015Some Assembly Required

Xiu Qi Chin / The Peak Some Assembly Required is a Canadian comedy series created by Dan Signer (A.N.T. Farm, Mr. Young) and Howard Nemetz (Mr. Young, The Suite Life of Zack & Cody), and produced by Thunderbird Films. After a chemistry set from Knickknack Toys blows up his house, Jarvis Raines sues the company and … Read More

Ready your queues: Netflix shares October titles

September 29, 2015Some Assembly Required

Carly Mallenbaum / USA Today With October around the corner, it’s time for Netflix users to say goodbye to a number of titles, and hello to a collection of fresh shows and movies on the streaming service. From the raunchy American Pie and Boogie Nights,to musicals Take Me Out to the Ball Game and On the … Read More