Orphan Black

Is Canadian TV Doing Better Than We Want to Admit?

D.K. Latta | Posted 03.18.2015 | Canada Business
D.K. Latta

People maybe should be talking about Canadian TV drama more. I know that's a strange opening statement given blogs are a-buzz over the CRTC's new rules and regulations overhauling television broadcasting. But quotas and points systems and funding is all well and good, but the main goal is getting shows on the air and eyeballs glued to those shows. And there are recent occurrences that warrant a bit of analysis.

LOOK: Tatiana Maslany's Three Flare Covers

The Huffington Post Canada | Chloe Tejada | Posted 03.03.2015 | Canada Style

It's official: Tatiana Maslany is a style star! The "Orphan Black" actress -- who just picked up the Best Actress trophy at the Canadian Screen Awa...

'Orphan Black' Trailer: Clone Wars, For Real

The Huffington Post Canada | Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 03.02.2015 | Canada

It looks like Sarah (Tatiana Maslany) and her clone sisters have even more to be fearful of in Season 3 of "Orphan Black." Rudy (Ari Millen) and th...

Does Canadian TV Need Hollywood Approval?

D.K. Latta | Posted 03.02.2015 | Canada TV
D.K. Latta

Let's look at two Canadian medical dramas: the aforementioned Remedy and CTV's Saving Hope. Both are slick, set at a big city hospital, featuring some Canadian stars with an international profile, mixing soap opera-y threads with medical crises of the week.

Hating Canadian TV Is No Longer That Funny

D.K. Latta | Posted 03.02.2015 | Canada TV
D.K. Latta

There are people within the Canadian entertainment biz (as well as their fans) who feel the industry is so fragile it behooves critics to "get on-side." And that you have to like particular shows or movies to be considered Canadian. Which is complete and utter balderdash.

'Orphan Black' Season 3 Premiere Date Announced

HuffPost Canada TV | Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 12.19.2014 | Canada TV

We don't have long to wait, Clone Club! Space has confirmed that Season 3 of the hit original series "Orphan Black" is set to premiere Saturday, Ap...

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Canadian TV Doesn't Have To Suck, And It Didn't This Year

HuffingtonPost.com | Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 12.16.2014 | Canada TV

Every Canadian knows it's true: our homegrown TV has a horrible reputation, both here and abroad. The first things that pop into people's minds are sn...

Merry Clonemas, Everyone!

HuffPost Canada TV | Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 12.10.2014 | Canada TV

We might as well start calling it "Clonemas." A die-hard "Orphan Black" fan on Tumblr has created a rendition of Leonardo da Vinci's The Last Suppe...

Clone Club Rejoice! 'Orphan Black' Renewed

Posted 07.10.2014 | Canada TV

Great news, "Orphan Black" fans. The clones are returning for another season. On Wednesday, Space announced the order of a third season of the crit...

TV Shows That Deserve Their Own Clothing Lines

The Huffington Post Canada | Anne T. Donahue | Posted 07.03.2014 | Canada Style

It’s happened, fellow gladiators in suits: "Scandal" has earned its own fashion line thanks to a partnership with Washington-based brand, The Limite...

Chris Jancelewicz

'Orphan Black' Finale Recap: Even More Clones! (SPOILERS)

HuffingtonPost.com | Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 06.21.2014 | Canada TV

*** SPOILER ALERT: Please do not read on unless you've seen "Orphan Black" Season 2, Episode 10, titled "By Means Which Have Never Yet Been Done." (Un...

This 'Orphan' Shines At Critics' Choice Awards

Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.20.2014 | Canada TV

For the second straight year, Canada's Tatiana Maslany has taken home the Critics' Choice Award for Best Actress in a Drama series. The Orphan Blac...

SNEAK PEEK: 'Orphan Black' Season 2 Finale

HuffPost Canada TV | Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 06.19.2014 | Canada TV

Things are getting intense on "Orphan Black" -- not that the rest of Season 2 hasn't been a doozy already. Clones, betrayal, mysterious benefactors...

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Introducing The 'Real' Cosima

HuffingtonPost.com | Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 06.18.2014 | Canada TV

Scientist clone Cosima on "Orphan Black" isn't just a simple TV character. As most die-hard "Orphan Black" fans know, Cosima is based (semi-loosely) o...

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'Orphan Black' Recap: Well, THAT Was Dark... (SPOILERS)

HuffingtonPost.com | Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 06.14.2014 | Canada TV

*** SPOILER ALERT: Please do not read on unless you've seen "Orphan Black" Season 2, Episode 9, titled "Things Which Have Never Yet Been Done." (Unles...

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'Orphan Black' Recap: You'll Never Believe The Latest Clone (SPOILERS)

HuffingtonPost.com | Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 06.07.2014 | Canada TV

*** SPOILER ALERT: Please do not read on unless you've seen "Orphan Black" Season 2, Episode 8, titled "Variable And Full Of Perturbation." (Unless yo...

Canadian TV Shows Are Slowly Creeping on to American Networks

D.K. Latta | Posted 08.06.2014 | Canada TV
D.K. Latta

In recent years there has been a slight, but noteworthy, incursion of Canadian TV series onto American TV. Cable series like Bitten and Orphan Black and even primetime network programs like Rookie Blue and Motive. But there has been grumbling about these and other shows.

Chris Jancelewicz

'Orphan Black' Recap: Well, THAT Ending Was Unexpected... (SPOILERS)

HuffingtonPost.com | Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 05.31.2014 | Canada TV

*** SPOILER ALERT: Please do not read on unless you've seen "Orphan Black" Season 2, Episode 7, titled "Knowledge Of Causes, And Secret Motion Of Thin...

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'Orphan Black' Recap: Shots, Bar Fights And Lies (SPOILERS)

HuffingtonPost.com | Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 05.26.2014 | Canada TV

*** SPOILER ALERT: Please do not read on unless you've seen "Orphan Black" Season 2, Episode 6, titled "To Hound Nature In Her Wanderings." (Unless yo...

WATCH: Tatiana Maslany On SNL

The Huffington Post Canada | Joanna Adams | Posted 05.20.2014 | Canada TV

She has a Golden Globe nomination for playing eight clones and counting on 'Orphan Black,' but is there anything Tatiana Maslany can't do? Well, if yo...

Chris Jancelewicz

'Orphan Black' Recap: My Enemy Is My Friend Is My Enemy

HuffingtonPost.com | Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 05.17.2014 | Canada TV

*** SPOILER ALERT: Please do not read on unless you've seen "Orphan Black" Season 2, Episode 5, titled "Ipsa Scientia Potestas Est." (Unless you like ...

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'Orphan Black' Recap: Best Episode So Far

HuffingtonPost.com | Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 05.12.2014 | Canada TV

*** SPOILER ALERT: Please do not read on unless you've seen "Orphan Black" Season 2, Episode 4, titled "Effects Of External Conditions." (Unless you l...

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'Orphan Black' Recap: Stupid Is As Stupid Does

HuffingtonPost.com | Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 05.03.2014 | Canada TV

*** SPOILER ALERT: Please do not read on unless you've seen "Orphan Black" Season 2, Episode 3, titled "Mingling Its Own Nature With It." (Unless you ...

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'Orphan Black' Recap: Call My Clone Phone!

HuffingtonPost.com | Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 04.26.2014 | Canada TV

*** SPOILER ALERT: Please do not read on unless you've seen "Orphan Black" Season 2, Episode 2, titled "Governed By Sound Reason And True Religion." (...

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LOOK: 'Orphan Black' Twist You Weren't Expecting

HuffingtonPost.com | Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 04.24.2014 | Canada TV

Things have certainly ramped up in "Orphan Black" Season 2 -- and we've only seen one episode so far! Space Channel has kindly provided HuffPost Ca...