About IGP

About us

IGP has, for decades, been translating Canadian history into dramatic, intelligent, and gripping stories that respond to audiences around the world. Under the stewardship of Bernie Zukerman, IGP has produced Canada’s most successful docu-dramas, which include: LOVE AND HATE, DIEPPE, MILLION DOLLAR BABIES, NET WORTH, THE SLEEP ROOM, REVENGE OF THE LAND, and HEART: THE MARILYN BELL STORY.

DIEPPE continues to be recognized as CBC Television’s most ambitious project to date. DIEPPE aired in January 1994 on CBC and was both a commercial and critical success and was also sold around the world.

MILLION DOLLAR BABIES premiered on CBC and CBS Television in November 1994. It marked the first time CBS Television pre-licensed a Canadian production. It was the highest rated entertainment program of the season on CBC and helped CBS win the November sweeps. Prior to telecast, this four-hour mini-series had been virtually sold around the world.

NET WORTH, a two-hour TV movie about the creation of union for hockey players, aired in November 1995 too much acclaim. THE SLEEP ROOM a four-hour mini-series aired on CBC in January 1998. Both productions won Gemini Awards as movies of the year.

REVENGE OF THE LAND another four-hour mini-series was broadcast on CBC and also sold to CBS. HEART: THE MARILYN BELL STORY, was telecast by the CBC in February 2001. Both REVENGE OF THE LAND and HEART: THE MARILYN BELL STORY received Gemini Award Nominations..

More recently, IGP co-developed and co-produced a number of movies and mini-series for the global market, including THIS IS WONDERLAND for the CBC, and the feature film, NIAGARA HOTEL, starring Anna Friel , Kevin Pollack and Craig Ferguson.

IGP also has produced the television movie VICTOR: THE VICTOR DAVIS STORY, the CBC pilot, THE CALL, and the epic MOW JOHN A; THE BIRTH OF A COUNTRY.

With the first season of KING, the fast paced hit homicide series for Shaw Media completed, IGP is deep in the trenches on season 2, and developing a variety of other projects.