HGTV seeks Metro Vancouver homeowners or buyers for renovation TV series Worst to First

July 3, 2018Great Pacific Media, Industry News, Worst to First

Craig Takeuchi/ The Georgia Straight  If you’re a homeowner or buyer who is renovating or buying a Lower Mainland fixer-upper, here’s an option to consider. HGTV is searching for homeowners or buyers living in or moving to Metro Vancouver to be featured on the second season of their TV series Worst to First. The series follows … Read More

Home reno show looking for contestants

June 25, 2018Great Pacific Media, Industry News, Worst to First

Burnaby Now/ Chris Campbell Great Pacific Media is pleased to announce that HGTV Canada’s original home renovation series Worst to First is now casting homeowners and buyers in the Lower Mainland for its second season. Worst to First sees best friends, professional contractors, and the charismatic 2018 Leo Award winners for ‘Best Hosts in an Information, Lifestyle or Reality Program … Read More

Thunderbird Leo Award Winners 2018

June 5, 2018Great Pacific Media, Heavy Rescue: 401, Highway Thru Hell, Industry News, Kim's Convenience, Somewhere Between, Worst to First

Thunderbird took home 7 Leo Awards this year. Thank you to the Leo Awards and congratulations to all the winners below! BEST MUSICAL SCORE DRAMATIC SERIES James Jandrisch Somewhere Between – The Hunter and the Hunted BEST PICTURE EDITING DOCUMENTARY SERIES Tim Wanlin, Robert Landy Heavy Rescue: 401 – Skyway Thru Hell BEST SOUND DOCUMENTARY … Read More


May 9, 2018Great Pacific Media, Industry News, Save My Reno, Worst to First

Vancouver / May 9th, 2018 –  Corus announced today that they are continuing their commitment to investing in Canadian original content with renewals of fan-favourite series across its suite of networks, included are HGTV Canada’s $ave My Reno and Worst to First produced by Great Pacific Media. $ave My Reno – Season 2 (14×30) Cash-conscious homeowners catch a break when Sebastian Clovis, the … Read More

Leo Award Nominees 2018

April 30, 2018Entanglement, General, Great Pacific Media, Heavy Rescue: 401, Highway Thru Hell, I Am Heath Ledger, Industry News, Kim's Convenience, Never Steady, Never Still, Save My Reno, Somewhere Between, Thunderbird Releasing, Worst to First

The Thunderbird Group received 32 Leo Award Nominations this morning in 26 different categories. All Thunderbird nominees are listed below. Congratulations to all the nominees! “Through a system of peer adjudication, with final ballot tabulation by Ernst & Young Chartered Accountants, we are pleased to confirm the following 2018 Leo Award Recipients. We would like … Read More

The MIPTV ’17 Shopper’s Guide, part two

April 4, 2017Great Pacific Media, Save My Reno, Thunderbird Films, Worst to First

RealScreen With MIPTV kicking off in Cannes today (April 3), realscreen presents the second part of its annual round-up of new non-fiction and unscripted titles from distributors heading to the Croisette. Read the first part of our guide here. Watch for part three of the Shopper’s Guide tomorrow, April 4.    CORUS ENTERTAINMENT Corus Entertainment will introduce several unscripted reality series … Read More


March 16, 2017Great Pacific Media, Save My Reno, Thunderbird Films, Worst to First

TORONTO, Canada – This April, HGTV Canada showcases spectacular builds and designs inside and outside the home with two new Canadian original series featuring familiar and fresh personalities. Beginning April 5 at 10 p.m. ET/PT with back-to-back episodes, savvy contractor Sebastian Clovis teams up with DIY designer Sabrina Smelko to rescue cash-strapped homeowners by delivering the … Read More