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  • Murdoch Mysteries

    Murdoch Mysteries

    Watch Season 10 on CBC! Set in Toronto at the dawn of the 20th century, Murdoch Mysteries is a one-hour drama series that explores the intriguing world of a methodical and dashing detective who pioneers innovative investigative techniques to solve the city’s crimes.

  • Inhuman Condition

    Inhuman Condition

    Now on KindaTV! Therapist Dr. Michelle Kessler (Torri Higginson, This Life, Stargate: Atlantis) has won plenty of awards for her specialized line of work – providing support to beings with supernatural abilities. New episodes posted every Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 5:30 PM ET.

  • Carmilla


    Watch Season 3 on KindaTV! Funded by U By Kotex®, this irreverent, hit scripted series for millennials from shift2 and Smokebomb puts a contemporary spin on the cult classic vampire novella by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu. 50 million views and counting on YouTube!

  • Slasher (TV and VR)

    Slasher (TV and VR)

    A young woman returns to the small town where she was born, only to find herself the centerpiece in a series of horrifying copycat murders based on the brutal killing of her parents.

  • The Moblees

    The Moblees

    Watch Season 2 of one of Kids’ CBC most popular shows! Integrating a holistic approach to healthy active living, The Moblees is a live-action interactive musical adventure series that gets kids aged 3 – 6 up and moving.



Oct 06 2016 - Fan demand for hit digital series Carmilla spawns a feature-length movie now in development with shift2 and Smokebomb Entertainment

U by Kotex®-funded Series Carmilla, Now in its Third Season, Brings Original Cast to its First Long-Form Incarnation, Set to Debut Fall 2017

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Jul 18 2016 - Kill the lights; Action on Darken

Cameras roll on Smokebomb’s first feature film, a sci-fi thriller starring an ensemble cast including Bea Santos, Oluniké Adeliyi, and Ari Millen. Now available for pre-order, Darken’s release strategy will include all platforms and an origin-story web series.

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Jun 16 2016 - Shaftesbury/Smokebomb expands into licensing

Award-winning creator and producer debuts at Licensing Expo with properties across a range of target demographics, from Murdoch Mysteries, female millennial-centric Carmilla, and kids’ shows Splashlings and The Moblees.

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Jun 13 2016 - Shaftesbury promotes Judy Lung to Director of Communications & Marketing and welcomes Meg Campbell as Publicist

In this role, Lung will oversee publicity, marketing and brand management for the company’s roster of award-winning television and film projects including Murdoch Mysteries, Houdini & Doyle, Slasher and The Moblees, and will also handle day-to-day corporate communications including events, advertising and sponsorships.

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Jun 08 2016 - Murdoch Mysteries’ Station House No. 4 back in action

Production has commenced on Season 10 of one of Canada’s most beloved and longest-running dramatic series, Murdoch Mysteries. Coming off its highest-rated season yet on CBC as the country’s top-rated homegrown scripted program for the 2015/16 television season and marking 150 episodes in Season 10, the series will continue to follow Detective Murdoch and the heroes of Station No. 4 as they solve crimes inspired by Canadian history and featuring international celebrities of the early 20th century.

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With offices in Toronto and Los Angeles, Shaftesbury is an award-winning creator and producer of original content for television and digital platforms. Shaftesbury's slate includes 10 seasons of Murdoch Mysteries for CBC, UKTV, and ITV STUDIOS Global Entertainment; David Shore's Houdini & Doyle for Sony Pictures Television, Corus Entertainment, ITV, and Fox; thriller series Slasher for Super Channel and NBCUniversal's Chiller; and Kids' CBC series The Moblees. Shaftesbury's digital arm, Smokebomb Entertainment, produces original digital, convergent, and branded entertainment projects including the hit YouTube series Carmilla, funded by U by Kotex®; mystery series V Morgan Is Dead, brought to life by RBC; fashion comedy series MsLabelled, produced in partnership with Shaw Media and Tetley Tea; and the Slasher VR app for iOS, Android, and Oculus Rift. In June 2014, Shaftesbury/Smokebomb launched shift2, a branded entertainment agency that drives profitable engagement with millennials using scripted series, turning brands into executive producers.

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