March 31, 2015
Corus Radio Appoints New President
Corus Entertainment today announced the appointment of Mario Cecchini as President, Corus Radio, effective immediately. With this appointment, Mario will oversee Corus’ Radio division in addition to his current role as President,...
Mar 31, 2015 3:12PM
Corus Secures Canadian Programming Rights to Nickelodeon Content
Corus Entertainment, and Nickelodeon, a division of Viacom International Media Networks, announced today that they are broadening their partnership with a new long-term agreement that grants Corus exclusive rights to all of Nickelodeon’s...
Mar 31, 2015 11:14AM
Canada's National Emergency Alert System Launches Today
Disaster can strike with little to no notice and Alert Ready, Canada’s new national emergency alert system, aims to benefit all Canadians by notifying them immediately to potentially life-threatening events. Governments and broadcasters...
Mar 31, 2015 11:08AM
CMF Announces 2015-2016 Program Budget, Guidelines and Deadlines
The Canada Media Fund today announced Program Guidelines for the 2015-2016 fiscal year. It also announced the program budget for 2015-2016 set at $375.2M.
Mar 31, 2015 11:04AM
Nominees Announced for Radio Music Awards
Canadian Music Week is pleased to announce nominations for the 18th annual Canadian Radio Music Awards! Kiesza, MAGIC! and Hedley, are among those honoured. This year's award show will take place on Friday, May 8th at the Sheraton Centre...
Mar 31, 2015 10:59AM
Cogeco Launches Personalized TiVo Service
A new wave in the world of television entertainment is rolling into Quebec today. TiVo, the leader in cutting-edge television services, is now being offered by Cogeco Cable in all markets it currently operates in. The platform's interface,...
Mar 30, 2015 11:25AM
Nelvana and Partners to Develop New Animated Girs Preschool Series
Corus Entertainment's Nelvana Enterprises, is partnering with internationally renowned actress and author Julie Andrews and her daughter Emma Walton Hamilton to develop a new animated girls preschool TV series based on their #1 New York Times...
Mar 30, 2015 11:16AM
Corus' New President and CEO Assumes Role Today
As previously announced by Corus Entertainment Inc., today, Doug Murphy assumes the role of President and Chief Executive Officer of the company.
Doug succeeds founding President and CEO, John Cassaday, who has retired from the company after...
Mar 30, 2015 10:19AM
HISTORY Greenlights Season Four of Vikings
HISTORY announced today that it has picked up a fourth season of its hit scripted series Vikings, created and written by Michael Hirst (The Tudors, Elizabeth). Five new episodes remain in the current season airing Thursdays with the season...
Mar 26, 2015 1:59PM
CRTC Proposes Measures to Empower Canadian TV Viewers
The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission today unveiled a draft code that will help Canadians make informed choices and resolve disputes with their television service providers.
Mar 26, 2015 11:45AM