ANDREW BARNSLEY PRESIDENT & EXECUTIVE PRODUCER Andrew Barnsley is a Canadian Screen Award winning Executive Producer (Best Comedy Series) based out of Toronto and Los Angeles. Barnsley is currently the Executive Producer on CBC/PopTV’s 52 x 1/2 hour series Schitt’s Creek starring Eugene Levy and Catherine O’Hara, the TMN/Movie Central documentary series Sports On Fire and the TMN documentary feature Spirit Unforgettable. His 2017 development and production slate includes series with CTV, CBC, Family Channel and 20th Century Fox. He previously was the Executive Producer on CTV’s 26 x 1/2 hour sitcom Spun Out starring Dave Foley.  Prior to joining Project 10, Barnsley was the Development Executive/Producer at S&S Productions, an independent television production company based in Toronto that produced such international hits as The Red Green Show, Jeff Ltd., History Bites, Sons of Butcher, and Listen Missy. Since 2001, Barnsley has produced television series across multiple genres including comedy, animation, puppetry, live-action, children’s, one-off documentaries, feature films and a number of live concert specials.   He is a member of the CMPA, the Television Academy (US), the Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television and holds an MA in Communications and Culture from Ryerson and York Universities, a BAA from Ryerson University’s Radio and Television Arts Program and a BEd from St. Thomas University in Fredericton, New Brunswick. abarnsley@project10.ca

ANDREW BARNSLEY
PRESIDENT & EXECUTIVE PRODUCER

Andrew Barnsley is a Canadian Screen Award winning Executive Producer (Best Comedy Series) based out of Toronto and Los Angeles. Barnsley is currently the Executive Producer on CBC/PopTV’s 52 x 1/2 hour series Schitt’s Creek starring Eugene Levy and Catherine O’Hara, the TMN/Movie Central documentary series Sports On Fire and the TMN documentary feature Spirit Unforgettable. His 2017 development and production slate includes series with CTV, CBC, Family Channel and 20th Century Fox. He previously was the Executive Producer on CTV’s 26 x 1/2 hour sitcom Spun Out starring Dave Foley.  Prior to joining Project 10, Barnsley was the Development Executive/Producer at S&S Productions, an independent television production company based in Toronto that produced such international hits as The Red Green ShowJeff Ltd., History BitesSons of Butcher, and Listen Missy. Since 2001, Barnsley has produced television series across multiple genres including comedy, animation, puppetry, live-action, children’s, one-off documentaries, feature films and a number of live concert specials.  

He is a member of the CMPA, the Television Academy (US), the Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television and holds an MA in Communications and Culture from Ryerson and York Universities, a BAA from Ryerson University’s Radio and Television Arts Program and a BEd from St. Thomas University in Fredericton, New Brunswick.

abarnsley@project10.ca

ROBERTO ALCÁNTARA VP, CONTENT Roberto Alcántara joined Project 10 US in 2016. Previously he Executive Produced the feature documentary Accidental Courtesy (SXSW Jury Prize winner) and developed Full Circle (DirecTV) Rogue (DirecTV) and Rizzoli & Isles (TNT). In addition to his development responsibilities he plays a key role in business development for Project 10. After recieving his Bachelor of Fine Arts from Columbia College Chicago he began his career as a commercial producer before transitioning to entertainment and working as an assistant at CAA. roberto@project10.ca

ROBERTO ALCÁNTARA
VP, CONTENT

Roberto Alcántara joined Project 10 US in 2016. Previously he Executive Produced the feature documentary Accidental Courtesy (SXSW Jury Prize winner) and developed Full Circle (DirecTV) Rogue (DirecTV) and Rizzoli & Isles (TNT). In addition to his development responsibilities he plays a key role in business development for Project 10. After recieving his Bachelor of Fine Arts from Columbia College Chicago he began his career as a commercial producer before transitioning to entertainment and working as an assistant at CAA.

roberto@project10.ca

BEN MURRAY VP, DEVELOPMENT & PRODUCTION A veteran of more than fifteen years in the film and television industry, Ben has served previously as a Canadian Film Programmer at the Toronto International Film Festival, Director of Business Affairs & Development at Serendipity Point Films and as Director of Business Development at Halfire Entertainment, where he was Producer of the 1/2 hour comedy, Working the Engels (2014) for Shaw Media and NBC. Most recently, Ben served as a Producer of the award-winning documentary Spirit Unforgettable (2016).  He currently oversees Project 10's development slate, business affairs and production matters for the company. bmurray@project10.ca  

BEN MURRAY
VP, DEVELOPMENT & PRODUCTION

A veteran of more than fifteen years in the film and television industry, Ben has served previously as a Canadian Film Programmer at the Toronto International Film Festival, Director of Business Affairs & Development at Serendipity Point Films and as Director of Business Development at Halfire Entertainment, where he was Producer of the 1/2 hour comedy, Working the Engels (2014) for Shaw Media and NBC. Most recently, Ben served as a Producer of the award-winning documentary Spirit Unforgettable (2016).  He currently oversees Project 10's development slate, business affairs and production matters for the company.

bmurray@project10.ca

 

 

AWARDS

CANADIAN SCREEN AWARDS 2016 NOMINEE Best Sports Program or Series Sports on Fire Best Picture Editing in a Factual Program or Series Tony Kent, Sports on Fire Best Performance by an Actor in a Comedy Series Dave Foley, Spun Out 2015 NOMINEE Best Comedy Series Spun Out Best Actor in a Comedy Series Dave Foley, Spun Out Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series Marty Adams, Spun Out Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series Lauren Ash, Spun Out

CANADIAN SCREEN AWARDS

2016 NOMINEE

Best Sports Program or Series
Sports on Fire
Best Picture Editing in a Factual Program or Series
Tony Kent, Sports on Fire
Best Performance by an Actor in a Comedy Series
Dave Foley, Spun Out

2015 NOMINEE

Best Comedy Series
Spun Out
Best Actor in a Comedy Series
Dave Foley, Spun Out
Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series
Marty Adams, Spun Out
Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series
Lauren Ash, Spun Out

DIRECTORS GUILD OF CANADA AWARD 2015 NOMINEE Best Television Series — Comedy Spun Out 2014 NOMINEE Best Television Series — Comedy Spun Out

DIRECTORS GUILD OF CANADA AWARD

2015 NOMINEE

Best Television Series — Comedy
Spun Out

2014 NOMINEE

Best Television Series — Comedy
Spun Out

BANFF ROCKIE AWARD 2015 NOMINEE Best History/Biography Documentary Sports on Fire

BANFF ROCKIE AWARD

2015 NOMINEE

Best History/Biography Documentary
Sports on Fire