Joseph Kay

Joseph Kay

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Bell Media Showrunner Bootcamp

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Joseph Kay is a screenwriter and creator of series television. Prior to creating and serving as showrunner/EP on the dramatic series TRANSPLANT for CTV and NBCUniversal, he was showrunner/EP of the CBC drama THIS LIFE which was nominated for multiple Canadian Screen Awards including Best Series. Previous credits include the historical epic FRONTIER for Netflix, the WW2 drama BOMB GIRLS for Global TV and CBC's hit action/comedy REPUBLIC OF DOYLE. Kay co-created the single-camera comedy LIVING IN YOUR CAR for HBO Canada. Before becoming a screenwriter, he worked as a transactional lawyer at one of Canada’s foremost securities law firms.