Murray has worked in programming at CBC for over nine years, and was recently appointed to the newly created role of Executive in Charge of Development for the new CBC scripted development team. Prior to that, Murray oversaw the production and development of CBC’s YA Digital Originals, including short and mid-length series for CBC Gem targeted to a Gen Z audience such as Queens, Late Night in the Studio, Decoys and Detention Adventure. Before that, she served as the Development Manager for Comedy and Drama. Murray also sits on the board of Breakthroughs Film Festival, the only festival in Canada devoted exclusively to showcasing short films made by emerging women and non-binary directors.
At the Banff Media Festival, we met with Netflix and took a ride up Sulphur Mountain on the gondola. That’s where we made the pitch. - Naveen Prasad, EVP and GM, Elevation Pictures