Radio & Television

Tribal to premiere on APTN Thursday

CALGARY – APTN and Prairie Dog Film and Television’s new one-hour crime drama series, Tribal, will premiere Thursday, Feb. 20, the broadcaster announced today. Following his series Blackstone, creator, showrunner and director Ron E. Scott’s new TV series is one of the first focused on a strong Indigenous female protagonist. “The new crime drama follows the interim tribal police chief Sam Woodburn (Jessica Matten) as she navigates the oversight of the department of federal justice. Partnered with a big-city cop (Brian Markinson), she must prove herself amongst the old-white-boys club,” reads the press release. Season one of Tribal examines First...