February 8, 2016
CRTC Calls for TV Licence Renewal Applications from Large TV Broadcasters
The Commission stated its intention to implement a number of policy determinations at the renewal of television licences owned by large English- and French-language ownership groups, which expire on 31 August 2017.
Feb 8, 2016 3:09PM
Canada Builds International Reputation at Kidscreen Summit
Canada will be well represented at Kidscreen Summit, one of the world’s leading children’s entertainment content markets, to be held in Miami, from February 8 to 11, 2016. Nine Canadian corporations, associations and agencies have...
Feb 8, 2016 12:51PM
Portfolio Entertainment and Giggle Media to Develop Comedy Animated Series for TELETOON
Portfolio Entertainment and U.K-based Giggle Media are pleased to announce a development deal with Corus Entertainment’s TELETOON for a new comedy animation series, Invasion of the MooFaLoo! The kids 6-11 co-production comes hot on the...
Feb 8, 2016 8:50AM
DHX Media Licenses Original Teen Drama to Disney Channel in US & Internationally
DHX Media has licensed its new original performing arts drama, Backstage (30 x 30'), to Disney Channel in the US, UK, France, Spain, Italy, Portugal, Nordics, Benelux, Germany, CEE, Turkey, Middle East, Africa, Australia and New Zealand.
Feb 8, 2016 8:26AM
AES Toronto Announces Upcoming Events
Toronto Section of the Audio Engineering Society is pleased to announce the following:
Feb 8, 2016 7:37AM
BNN Appoints New Anchor/Reporter
Wendy Freeman, President, CTV News announced today that Jon Erlichman, formerly of Bloomberg Television, ABC News, and Headline News is set to join Business News Network (BNN). Erlichman assumes his duties as Anchor and Reporter effective...
Feb 5, 2016 1:19PM
CRTC Approves FNTSY Network Corporate Reorganization
The Commission approves the application by Anthem Media Sports & Entertainment Corp., on behalf of Fantasy Sports Media Group Inc., for authority to acquire from Fight Media Inc., as part of a corporate reorganization, the assets of the...
Feb 5, 2016 12:23PM
Broadcasting Accessibility Fund Issues Second Call for Letters of Intent
The Broadcasting Accessibility Fund today announced it has issued its second Call for Letters of Intent, the initial step in its application process. The Fund is mandated to provide financial support for initiatives that advance accessibility...
Feb 5, 2016 11:10AM
Lionsgate Reports Q3 Financial Results
Lionsgate reported revenue of $670.5 million, adjusted EBITDA of $53.6 million, adjusted net income attributable to Lionsgate shareholders of $66.8 million or adjusted EPS of $0.45, and net income attributable to Lionsgate shareholders of...
Feb 5, 2016 9:22AM
Corus Closes Over-Allotment Option on Public Offering of Subscription Receipts
Corus Entertainment Inc. announced today that the underwriters for the company's previously completed public offering of 25,400,000 subscription receipts have elected to exercise their option in full to purchase an additional 3,810,000...
Feb 5, 2016 9:09AM