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MEDIA HEADQUARTERS OPTIONS AWARD WINNING DEBUT NOVEL BY HOWARD SHRIER

November 14th, 2008

Media Headquarters has optioned the critically acclaimed novel “Buffalo Jump” and its sequel “High Chicago”, by award winning Canadian author Howard Shrier.

Currently in talks with various Canadian and International broadcasters, Media Headquarters is developing a dramatic series based on the books, which will follow the antics of private eye Jonah Geller and his investigative firm World Repairs.

Already receiving national recognition for having “a well-juggled storyline brimming with humour, a cast of intriguing characters, and graphic scenes alive with action (The Hamilton Spectator)” Executive Producer Robert Cohen says “Buffalo Jump has all the ingredients for a fantastic television series. We are thrilled to be working with Howard Shrier on this adaptation.”

Shrier was born and raised in Montreal, where he earned an Honours Degree in journalism and creative writing at Concordia University. He has worked as a writer for more than thirty years in a wide variety of media.

Media Headquarters is an internationally award-winning television and film company. The company is recognized for producing high quality and innovative programming for worldwide markets in a variety of genres.