Sheri Elwood was an Executive Producer and writer on the hit comic-procedural Lucifer, recently deemed television's most-watched series of 2021. In addition, she created, wrote and directed episodes of the dark cable comedy Call Me Fitz starring Jason Priestley, which ran for four seasons and broadcast in 142 international territories. The series garnered critical acclaim and was the recipient of multiple awards, including the Directors Guild Award for Best Comedy (for all four seasons) as well as 27 Canadian Screen Award nominations and wins such as Best Comedy, Best Writing and Best Direction. Most recently, Elwood’s CBC original 1-hr dramedy Moonshine was picked up for a sophomore season.
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