Virginia Rankin is an executive producer, series creator and story consultant with development and production oversight of more than 250 hours of television. Through her own production company Netherwood Productions, Virginia has developed projects with CBC, CTV/Bell Media, Shaw Media, Rogers/CityTV, APTN, Fox Television Studios and EntertainmentOne.
Currently, Virginia is Executive Producer of the second season for Bell/Bravo’s most highly rated original drama series 19-2. Previously, Virginia was Co- EP on the first season of 19-2, Executive Creative Consultant on Flashpoint (CTV/CBS/ION), and Consulting Producer on Hard Rock Medical (TVO/APTN).
As Executive Producer and co-creator with Adriana Maggs, Virginia is developing Rosebush with Natalie Portman’s handsomecharliefilms.
Virginia’s first position in television was as Senior Executive Development and Production at CTV. She has a BFA from NYU Tisch School of the Arts (Film Production) and has trained professionally at the Canadian Film Centre’s Prime Time Television Writing Program, where she now mentors students as Original Series Consultant. Virginia has been nominated for four Gemini Awards.