Epitome Pictures kicks off 'St. Brigid's'

Half-hour medical drama will air on the N, YTV

TORONTO -- Canadian producer Epitome Pictures has started to shoot the half-hour medical drama pilot "St. Brigid's" for the N in the U.S. market and Canadian youth cable channel YTV.

Filmed on location in Toronto, "St. Brigid's" follows a group of young hospital volunteers as they struggle to balance personal lives and ambitions.

Sturla Gunnarsson ("Degrassi: The Next Generation) is directing the pilot, which stars Brittany Allen, Landon Liboiron, Greta Onieogou and Jonathan Payne.

Executive producer credits go to Linda Schuyler, Stephen Stohn and Emily Andras.