Paula Hart Signs First Look TV Deal With Canada's Entertainment One

The "Sabrina, the Teenage Witch" executive producer will develop and produce family and animation fare with the Canadian company.

TORONTO - Entertainment One has inked an exclusive first look TV production deal with Paula Hart and Hartbreak Films.

Hart will develop and produce TV projects, including series and TV movies, for the Canadian producer, with eOne serving as worldwide distributor.

The agreement will see the executive producer of Sabrina, the Teenage Witch work with Ira Pincus, executive producer of eOne Television, and Olivier Dumont, managing director of eOne Family, on family and animation programming.

“It’s an incredibly exciting time at eOne and the deal with Hartbreak Films represents a significant step forward in our strategy to expand our U.S. family and animation division,” Dumont said Thursday in a statement.

eOne Television is best known for its Rookie Blue cop drama on ABC and its Peppa Pig kids TV property on Nick Jr.