Patrick Whitley

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Patrick Whitley
Nationality  Canada
Occupation Television producer
Known for Second City TV
Canada's Next Top Model

Patrick (Pat) Whitley is an award-winning Canadian television producer.[1]

Background[edit]

Whitley began in the television industry at CFTO in 1970.[1] He is known for his 5 years with Second City TV,[1] producing award-winning films for Showtime,[2] and as producer of Canada's Next Top Model. In 1994 Whitley founded the Canadian production company Dufferin Gate,[3] and in 1997 founded Temple Street Entertainment.[1][4][4][5][6] In 1999 he was elected to the board of the Canadian Film & Television Association (CFTA) and in 2000 became its vice-chairman.[4] In 2003 he launched the Ontario Film and Television Consortium (later renamed Film Ontario), and in 2004 he launched the Canadian Film & Television Industry Council.[4][7][8] In 2006 he sold his interests in Dufferin Gate and Temple Street Entertainment.[9]

Awards and recognition[edit]

Filmography[13][14][15][edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d Dillon, Mark (July 19, 2004). "Patrick Whitley: the making of a producer". Playback. Retrieved 2009-08-12. 
  2. ^ Adilman, Sid (June 29, 1994). "$50 million in Metro-made movies planned". Toronto Star. pp. D3. Retrieved 2009-08-12. 
  3. ^ Careless, James (July 19, 2004). "Showtime praises longtime partner". Playback. Retrieved 2009-08-12. 
  4. ^ a b c d e f g Playback Staff (July 18, 2004). "Four decades of production". Playback. Retrieved 2009-08-12. 
  5. ^ "WHITLEY, Patrick". British Film Institute. Retrieved 2009-08-12. 
  6. ^ Kirchhoff, Sue (February 23, 2005). "Moviemaking gets more expensive in Canada". USA Today. Retrieved 2009-08-12. 
  7. ^ Careless, James (July 19, 2004). "Mayson: Whitley 'a wise and stable voice'". Playback. Retrieved 2009-08-12. 
  8. ^ Dillon, Mark (July 19, 2004). "Celebrating a decade of service". Playback. Retrieved 2009-08-12. 
  9. ^ Tillison, Tampson (July 10, 2006). "Founders sell Temple Street". Variety. Retrieved 2009-08-12. 
  10. ^ "DUFFERIN GATE, KAHN, HEADLINE BANFF AWARDS" (PDF). Action. Canadian Film & Television Producers Association. 12 (29). June 2003. Retrieved August 12, 2009. 
  11. ^ Variety Staff (March 12, 1999). "Daytime Emmy Nominees List 1". Variety. Retrieved 2009-08-12. 
  12. ^ "In His Father's Shoes (1997)". filmbug.com. Retrieved 2009-08-12. 
  13. ^ "Patrick Whitley filmography". New York Times. Retrieved 2009-08-12. 
  14. ^ "Patrick Whitley credits". Variety. Retrieved 2009-08-12. [dead link]
  15. ^ "Filmography - WHITLEY, Patrick". British Film Institute. Retrieved 2009-08-12. 

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