Speaker Ira Levy

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Ira Levy

Managing Partner

Breakthrough Entertainment

Ira Levy is Co-Founder and Executive Producer at Breakthrough Films & Television, Breakthrough Entertainment and Breakthrough New Media. His current projects include the animated series JIMMY TWO-SHOES for Teletoon and Jetix; PRODUCING PARKER, the animated prime-time series for TVtropolis starring Kim Cattrall; and a new season of THINK BIG the magazine-style kids series for TVO.

Ira has also Produced and Executive Produced a number of award-winning, critically acclaimed comedy series including KENNY VS SPENNY for Showcase; and LESS THAN KIND starring Maury Chaykin for Citytv.

In addition, Ira is also heavily involved with the CFTPA, Alliance for Children and Television, CTF, Banff World Media Festival and Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television.

Speaking on: Face To Face Meeting Exchange

At the Banff Media Festival, we met with Netflix and took a ride up Sulphur Mountain on the gondola. That’s where we made the pitch.
- Naveen Prasad, EVP and GM, Elevation Pictures


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