Tassie Cameron

Tassie Cameron

Board Member

Biography

Tassie Cameron is a Gemini and Canadian Screen Award-winning screenwriter who has written for television series, MOWs, mini-series, and feature films.

Co-creator and co-showrunner of the new cop series Lady Dicks (airing on CBC, winter 2021), Tassie was also the co-showrunner and executive producer on the critically acclaimed, three-season trilogy of Mary Kills People (Cameron Pictures Inc, eOne), for Global TV and Lifetime. An executive producer on Cameron Pictures’ two-season comedy series for CBC, Little Dog, Tassie is also an executive producer on Nurses (Global), andon Private Eyes,Jason Priestly’s hit PI series for Global.

Tassie was the creator, showrunner, and executive producer of ABC’s 2017 limited 10-part series Ten Days in the Valley (starring Kyra Sedgwick). Before that, she was the co-creator, executive producer and showrunner on the hit series, Rookie Blue, which ran for six seasons on Global and ABC, and which has aired around the world.

Co-executive producer on the first season of CTV’s hit series, Flashpoint, Tassie’s other credits include Would Be Kings, The Eleventh Hour, Degrassi: The Next Generation, Tom Stone, Wild Roses, Fast Food High, Raising the Bar, Cake, and Working Title’s adaptation of Margaret Atwood’s The Robber Bride.

Tassie’s numerous awards include: the Gemini Award for The Eleventh Hour, WIFT-T’s 2009 Creative Excellence Award, the WGC’s 2011 Showrunner Award, the CSA’s 2015 Margaret Collier Award for Lifetime Achievement, and the CFC’s 2019 Award for Creative Excellence.

Tassie has an Honours BA in English from the University of Toronto, a Masters in Film from NYU, and is a proud graduate of the Canadian Film Centre.