Susan Alexander

Susan Alexander

Affiliated Program

CFC Film

Biography

Susan Alexander
Production Executive

Susan Alexander is a Production Executive with Shaw Media, overseeing the development and production of a variety of dramatic series for Global and Showcase including Remedy, Bomb Girls, Haven, and Copper.

Prior to becoming a broadcaster, Susan was on the production side of the Canadian industry for over 20 years. As a Producer and writer on various dramatic series including the critically acclaimed Little Mosque on the Prairie, she has garnered various awards, including a Gemini.

While Director of Development for two of Canada’s leading production companies, Susan was involved in the development and production of many successful projects for CTV, CBC, Global and Showcase.

In addition to drama, Susan has been the Supervising Producer on over 100 episodes of lifestyle programming, including the hit series Designer Guys and Style Department for HGTV.

Susan is a member of the Writers Guild of Canada and the Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television. She is a graduate of the Canadian Film Centre and is currently the TV mentor for their prestigious Film programme.