December 13, 2013
NY Festivals Best TV & Films Announces Appointment to Advisory Board
New York Festivals World’s Best TV & Films announced the appointment of Robert E. Frye, Emmy award-winning producer and director, to the NYF TV & Film Awards Advisory Board and Grand Jury. As advisory board member, Mr....
Dec 13, 2013 10:32AM
CRTC to Review Wholesale Roaming Rates
The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission announced that it will take a closer look at wholesale wireless roaming arrangements in Canada. The first step is a proceeding launched to examine whether wireless service...
Dec 13, 2013 9:44AM
DHX Media Announces Secondary Offering of Common Shares
DHX Media Ltd. today announced that Birch Hill Equity Partners Management Inc., on behalf of entities controlled or managed by it , entered into an agreement with a syndicate of underwriters led by Canaccord Genuity Corp., providing for...
Dec 13, 2013 9:38AM
Academy Announces Special Award Winners
The Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television is pleased to announce four Academy Special Award winners for the 2014 Canadian Screen Awards— Ted Kotcheff, Colm Feore, Marge Anthony and CTV News’ iGateway.
Dec 12, 2013 2:58PM
Kids' CBC Launches New Preschool Series
Kids’ CBC presents a new preschool series about a different kind of superhero with The Adventures of Napkin Man! airing Monday to Friday beginning Dec. 30. Each episode takes children inside the classroom of fun-loving and compassionate...
Dec 12, 2013 2:52PM
APTN Receives 'Learning Partnership Outstanding Employer Award'
Aboriginal Peoples Television Network is one of 10 companies across Canada being recognized with The Learning Partnership Canada’s Outstanding Employer Award for its commitment to young people after its success this year in the Take Our...
Dec 12, 2013 11:33AM
Bell Media Offers Free Preview to French Language Specialty Channels
Bell Media announced today that it is making many French-language specialty channels available for free to subscribers of Bell Satellite TV, Bell Fibe TV, Cogeco Cable Canada, Shaw Direct, Videotron, and other service providers from December...
Dec 12, 2013 10:45AM
ICI Launches in Montreal
A new Montreal-based multi-ethnic television station is starting up full programming this week. ICI, or International Channel/Canal International, received CRTC approved for its license in 2012; signal transmission tests began...
Dec 12, 2013 8:48AM
City to Broadcast Dick Clark's New Year's Eve Show
This New Year’s Eve, Canadians can turn to City for the night’s hottest party – Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2014, presented by Chevrolet – with a six-hour marathon on Tuesday,...
Dec 12, 2013 8:40AM
DHX Media Signs Six Licenses Across Asia
DHX Media has signed six licenses with linear and digital broadcasters across Asia for a range of its kids programming titles.
Dec 12, 2013 8:30AM