|Industry||Television and film production and distribution|
|Fate||Name changed to Content Television|
|Founded||1996 as Fireworks Pictures, 2005 as Fireworks Entertainment|
|Defunct||March 14, 2011|
|Headquarters||Originally Canada then United Kingdom from 2005|
|Parent||Content Media Corporation PLC|
Fireworks Entertainment was an independent studio founded by Jay Firestone in 1996 to produce, distribute and finance television shows and feature films. Fireworks was acquired by Canwest Global in May 1998, and was later sold to ContentFilm (production company of The Cooler), a British company, in April 2005. Over the years Fireworks has amassed a significant catalogue of television shows and movies (Under the Fireworks Pictures label)
Television shows (As Fireworks Entertainment)
TV shows filmed in widescreen 16:9 from 2000 but generally broadcast in 4:3 pan and scan. The widescreen versions are available on DVD.
- 100 Deeds for Eddie McDowd
- Adventure Inc.
- Andromeda (Gene Roddenberry)
- Black Hole High
- Caitlin's Way
- Even Stevens
- La Femme Nikita
- Mutant X
- Queen of Swords
- Relic Hunter
- RoboCop: Prime Directives (TV miniseries)
- Zoe Busiek: Wild Card
- Young Dracula
Movies (As Fireworks Pictures)
- A Wrinkle in Time
- An American Rhapsody
- Better Than Sex
- Interstate 60
- Me Without You
- Raising Victor Vargas
- Rat Race
- Simon Magus
- The Believer
- The Man from Elysian Fields
- Who is Cletis Tout?
|Wikimedia Commons has media related to Fireworks.|
- The Believer - Jay Firestone Archived September 12, 2006, at the Wayback Machine.
- "News : Selected Press Clippings". ContentFilm. 2006-01-24. Retrieved 2012-12-29.
- "Content Media PLC retrieved 5 Nov 2011". Contentmediacorp.com. Retrieved 2012-12-29.
- Mark Litwak (2001-11-01). "Retrieved November 15, 2009". Marklitwak.blogspot.com. Retrieved 2012-12-29.
- "Retrieved February 21, 2010". Openjurist.org. Retrieved 2012-12-29.