Siege of the Scriptwriters
Leda Serene Films Reviews
Gets Role In Cop Killers
(Article added: May-05-05)
Gemini nominated actress Leonie Forbes will play a
social worker Leda Serene Films' next project, Cop
Killers, scheduled to go before the lens next summer.
The script for the low-budget feature film - a fictional
by newspaper reports...
Mercy Creator Has New Film
A not-for-profit company
whose aim is to produce educational audio-visual projects,
which showcase the rich heritage of Caribbean storytelling.
Lord Have Mercy
In 2002, Leda Serene Films
produced Lord Have Mercy!, Canada's first multicultural
sitcom, broadcast on Vision TV, Toronto One, Showcase
Television, and the Aboriginal Peoples Television Network.
It's a zany ensemble sitcom set in a Caribbean storefront
LORD HAVE MERCY: Is Canada Ready?
By Aileen Santos
It's not Friends or Survivor. It's called Lord Have
Mercy and it's getting very positive feedback from The Globe
and Mail, My Bindi.com and studio audience viewers alike.
Canadian viewers have yet to experience anything like it
a multicultural television sitcom that takes place in a
church at the heart of the Caribbean community in Toronto.
The comedy about generational conflict is hilarious, but ...
Caribbean Sitcom Breaks New Ground in
Posted by: international,
Arts & Entertainment,
A television sitcom centered on Canada's Caribbean
community that started very small has won plaudits, built an
audience and picked up two nominations for Gemini Awards,
Canada's version of the Emmys.
'Lord Have Mercy' received nods in the categories of Best
Individual Performance in a Comedy Program or Series, by
veteran Jamaican actress Leonie Forbes, and Best Comedy
Vision TV's Lord Have Mercy! and Carry Me
Home Receive Gemini nominations
Release Date: September
The groundbreaking series Lord Have Mercy!, Vision TV's
first foray into situation comedy, has received two
nominations for the 18th Annual Gemini Awards.
In addition, a nomination went to the documentary Carry Me
Home: The Story & Music of the Nathaniel Dett Chorale, which
was also produced in association with the network. The
winners will be announced at the awards gala on Oct. 20.
Lord Have Mercy! is nominated in ...