This March Temple Street Productions' new series Orphan Black and The Next Step are slated to make their debut, while Wingin' It is returning for a third season in Canada


By Joanna Padovano

TORONTO: This March Temple Street Productions' new series Orphan Black and The Next Step are slated to make their debut, while Wingin' It is returning for a third season in Canada and premiering its first season in the U.S.

Starring Tatiana Maslany, Orphan Black revolves around a woman who takes on the identity of a dead woman. The 10-episode drama, which is distributed globally by BBC Worldwide, will begin airing on Saturday, March 30 at 9 p.m. on Canada's SPACE as well as on BBC America. It is produced by Temple Street Productions in association with SPACE and BBC America.

Temple Street Productions' The Next Step is a serialized reality-style drama focused on a group of aspiring dancers. The cast is led by Alexandra Beaton, Victoria Baldesarra, Trevor Tordjman, Brittany Raymond and Isaac Lupien. Distributed internationally by BBC Worldwide, The Next Step will debut on Friday, March 8 at 7 p.m. on Astral Media's Family Channel in Canada.

The live-action comedy series Wingin' It, starring Demetrius Joyette and Dylan Everett, is produced by Temple Street Productions in collaboration with Family Channel. The show's third season will premiere on Sunday, March 3 at 9:30 p.m. on Canada's Family Channel. Season one will begin airing on Starz Kids & Family in the U.S. on Friday, March 1 at 7 p.m.

"We're thrilled to have three scripted series launching in March—it's incredible," said Temple Street Productions co-presidents Ivan Schneeberg and David Fortier. "This is a huge accomplishment for Temple Street Productions. It would not have been possible without the talented, hard-working teams we have on Orphan Black, The Next Step and Wingin' It."

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