May 24, 2015
CTV Announces 2015-2016 Lineup
CTV announced today it has landed two new dramas from this year’s Los Angeles Screenings for CTV this fall: conspiracy drama Quantico and hit-maker Greg Berlanti’s action-packed mystery thriller Blindspot. Rounding out a total...
May 22, 2015 2:23PM
Space Orders Third Season of 'Bitten'
Space confirmed today that it has ordered a third season of its most-watched original series ever, Bitten. Based on the best-selling series of novels by Kelley Armstrong and produced by No Equal Entertainment, Entertainment One...
May 22, 2015 1:42PM
OBITUARY -- DICK MOODY
Veteran broadcast sales executive Dick Moody passed away May 20th at the age of 88. Richard Ross Moody was born in Detroit, Michigan, in 1927. Better known as Dick Moody, he grew up in Saskatoon and at age 27 became associated with the...
May 22, 2015 9:10AM
TVO Terminates Agreement with Documentary Producer
TVO announced today that it has formally advised White Pine Pictures that it is terminating the Agreement to commission a documentary about Premier Kathleen Wynne and the lead up to the 2015 Ontario provincial budget and is requesting a refund...
May 22, 2015 8:39AM
Broadcasters Have Agreement in Principle for Televised Election Debates
Canada's largest broadcasters – CBC News, ICI Radio-Canada, CTV News and Global News – have reached agreement in principle with the New Democratic Party of Canada, the Liberal Party of Canada, the Green Party of Canada, and the Bloc...
May 21, 2015 3:59PM
shomi Now Available on Google Chromecast
Today, shomi is available on Google Chromecast. shomi members now have a simple and easy way to get the streaming service on the big screen by simply casting from their mobile device, tablet, or computer directly to a TV. And since...
May 21, 2015 1:08PM
CRTC Releases 2014 Financial Results for cable and Satellite
The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission today released statistical and financial information on Canadian cablel and satellite broadcast distribution companies for the year that ended August 31, 2014.
May 21, 2015 11:26AM
Sprint Appoints Crull Chief Marketing Officer
Kevin Crull will join Sprint as chief marketing officer effective May 31, 2015. In his new role, Crull will be responsible for all products and services, brand and advertising, customer acquisition and retention, and...
May 21, 2015 9:17AM
Bell Completes Acquisition of Glentel and to Divest 50% to Rogers
Glentel Inc. and BCE Inc. today announced that they have completed their previously announced transaction pursuant to which BCE acquired all of the issued and outstanding common shares of Glentel, the Canadian-based multi-carrier mobile...
May 20, 2015 1:56PM
Bell Canada and Kilmer Group to Acquire Toronto Argonauts
Bell Canada and Larry Tanenbaum's Kilmer Group today announced their agreement to jointly acquire the Toronto Argonauts Football Club of the Canadian Football League from sports entrepreneur David Braley. Financial terms of the transaction,...
May 20, 2015 1:50PM