Founded by Ron E. Scott, Prairie Dog Film + Television has established itself as a consistently successful, independent production company.
With over 190 episodes of television produced, Prairie Dog’s content has streamed worldwide on Netflix, and have aired on major networks across North America (APTN, ABC, CBC, City TV, CTV, Global, Halogen, ION, Hulu, and Showcase) as well as international markets including New Zealand, Australia, China, Europe, Russia and South Africa. Prairie Dog’s programming has also been used as an educational resource and donated to numerous universities, educational institutions and libraries around the world.
Prairie Dog’s programming has been recognized and awarded for excellence in Canadian drama through The Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television, the Leo Awards and the Alberta Media Production Industry Association, with over 140 nominations. Selected wins include, Best Dramatic Series, Best Writing for Television Drama, and Best Performance by an Actress at the Canadian Screen Awards.
Prairie Dog invests in the next generation of industry professionals through mentorship training programs as well as student scholarships to young writers. The company is committed to providing individuals the invaluable opportunity to train on set with director
Ron E. Scott. To date, hundreds of trainees have joined Scott on set, learning from the best cast and crews in Canada.