NETFLIX TO INVEST $500 MILLION IN ORIGINAL CANADIAN CONTENT

Yesterday, the Canadian government announced that Netflix would be spending $500 million on original Canadian content over the next five years. The investment is the cornerstone of the government’s Creative Canada plan. The popularity of Canadian content and storytelling is at an all-time high with the success of shows like “The Handmaid’s Tale” based on the novel by legendary Canadian writer, Margaret Atwood. The CBC, Canada’s national broadcaster, reported: “Internet streaming service Netflix¬†will spend at least¬†half a billion dollars over … Continue reading NETFLIX TO INVEST $500 MILLION IN ORIGINAL CANADIAN CONTENT