Speaker Virginia Thompson

Speaker Virginia Thompson


Virginia Thompson

CEO, Executive Producer

Verite Films Inc

President and CEO of Ve´rite´ Films, Virginia is an award-winning executive producer and TV series creator who has created and produced comedies, dramas, animation, children’s and youth programming, documentaries, performing arts programming, and digital series. Virginia is Executive Producer of Canada’s #1 comedy brand, Corner Gas. The brand includes the highest-rated show in the history of CTV Comedy, and now a flagship series on IMDb TV in the US, Corner Gas Animated; the 2016 Golden Screen Award winner for the highest-rated scripted program in Canada, Corner Gas: The Movie; and the highest-rated Canadian comedy series of all time, Corner Gas: The Sitcom. All series stream on Crave in Canada and IMDb TV in the US. Virginia is Executive Producer/Co-Creator of the comedy series InSecurity (23 episodes, CBC), the award-winning youth dramatic series and e-zine renegadepress.com (53 episodes, Global, APTN), and the internationally acclaimed children’s series Incredible Story Studio (65 episodes, Disney, YTV, Nickelodeon). Working with JUNO Award nominated Jeremy Fisher and Hidden Pony Records, Ve´rite´ is currently in development with Jeremy’s Tunebug, a whimsical animated children’s series that uses Jeremy’s catchy songs to engage kids in song and story creation.

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