Toronto-based Stratagem Studios has partnered with Kleinburg Movie Studios and introduced a three way partnership that will increase its stage and manufacturing assist area within the Larger Toronto and Hamilton Space to 400,000 sq ft.
The rebranded Stratagem Kleinburg will see Stratagem, house to main productions reminiscent of Marvel’s Hawkeye and Taylor Sheridan’s Mayor Of Kingstown, will deal with all offers for tenants and productions throughout each studios.
“I’m really excited to accomplice with Riccardo Bozzo and Kleinburg Movie Studios given its wealthy historical past as a studio that has lengthy been a favorite of Hollywood studio movies, tv and unbiased manufacturing,” stated Stratagem Studios founder and CEO Michael Cerenzie.
“This new partnership with Kleinburg is a crucial strategic transfer for Stratagem that firmly positions us on the Toronto and Canadian map. Collectively we are able to now supply some 400,000 sq ft of stage and assist area that may match the providing of some other comparable studio each domestically and globally.”
Kleinburg opened in 1959 and affords 20,000 sq ft of clear span levels and 17,500 sq ft of assist area within the North Finish district of Toronto. For a lot of a long time it was Hollywood’s first option to shoot in Canada as the one purpose-built studio till Pinewood launched in 2008.
It’s six-acre backlot – the most important within the metropolis – options horse paddocks and barns, area heaps, woodlots, the Humber River Valley and an genuine log cabin accessible to productions, which in latest occasions have included Amazon’s The Boyz and Starz’s American Gods.
“In step with the wealthy cinematic historical past of Kleinburg Studios, we’re happy to accomplice with Michael Cerenzie, the Stratagem Group and their extremely proficient government crew to proceed supporting native and worldwide movie and tv productions,” stated Kleinburg Movie Studios proprietor Riccardo Bozzo.
Final 12 months Stratagem Studios introduced its absolutely operational 250,000 sq ft Stratagem Studios Eastside complicated in Toronto. The power affords 100,000 sq ft of clear span levels, two of that are 61ft excessive making them the tallest clear span levels in North America, in addition to in-house manufacturing companies.
“Kleinburg has been an essential contributor to the Ontario movie, tv and digital media trade for its complete historical past,” added Jonathan Ahee, president and accomplice at Stratagem Studios. “I’m comfortable to be partnering with Kleinburg and Riccardo Bozzo to proceed to construct on that custom whereas responding to a quickly rising and altering market.”
Stratagem Studios will unveil new growth websites in Canada, North America and globally all through 2023, along with asserting additional joint ventures with inventive companions.