Where Great Stories Become Reality

Crooked Horse Productions is a creative-first full-service content production company and a division of Boat Rocker Studios with offices in Toronto, New York, London and Hong Kong. After more than a decade of creating and producing over 150 hours of premium unscripted content as “Temple Street – Factual,” Crooked Horse Productions now emerges as a distinct division of Boat Rocker Media.

With the strategic advantages that come from our association to Boat Rocker’s other divisions, Crooked Horse is able to offer our creators and broadcast partners innovative financing, production and distribution models to bring amazing stories to life.​

Reporting to Co-Presidents of Boat Rocker Studios, David Fortier and Ivan Schneeberg, is Crooked Horse Senior Vice President, David Lerech.

Our productions include Vintage Tech Hunters (Discovery Canada), Late Nite Eats (Cooking Channel U.S.), History in the Making (Boat Rocker Media), Say Yes to the Dress Canada (W), Million Dollar Critic (W, BBC America), Cook’d (YTV), Over the Rainbow (CBC), Recipe to Riches (CBC, Food Network, Global), Cover Me Canada (CBC), Canada’s Next Top Model (CTV), and How Do You Solve A Problem Like Maria? (CBC).

Our People

David Fortier

Co-President Boat Rocker Studios

Ivan Schneeberg

Co-President Boat Rocker Studios

David Lerech

Senior Vice President

Bree Tiffin

Vice President, Content

Veronica Saluzzi

Senior Development Producer

Tim Dawson

Writer/ Producer

Lianne Swanek

Casting Producer

Awards, Nominations & Distinctions