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Quebecor's Videotron to boost original content budget this year, put out at least 3 feature films

Thursday 19 April 2018 | 15:27 CET | News
Videotron and its telecom business unit Quebecor have announced new initiatives to promote Canadian content. There will be at least three new features films developed this year, with the goal of bringing the films as quickly as possible on all Quebecor platforms, including for Club illico premieres. Club illico will also boost investment in original content this year with a new, exclusive series. A Zone 3 production, the 'Appelle-moi si tu meurs' series will star Claude Legault, who co-wrote the show with Pierre-Yves Bernard.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet
Companies: Quebecor / Videotron
Countries: Canada
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