Corus to devote airwaves to marathons in August

Corus Entertainment's summer lineup includes a blast from the past on YTV and Sex and the City on CosmoTV.

To celebrate its 20th anniversary, YTV will air special retro-themed shows for one week beginning Monday, August 11 from 8 pm to 9 pm. They include Rugrats and Rocko’s Modern Life on Monday and Goosebumps on Tuesday.

It will also show a sneak peek of two episodes of the new Nickelodeon series The Mighty B, created and voiced by SNL’s Amy Poehler, on Friday, August 29 at 4 pm. The evening continues with premiere episodes of SpongeBob SquarePants and The Fairly OddParents.

The Pokemon: Diamond & Pearl marathon will take place on Saturday, August 9 from 7 am until 12 pm.

CosmoTV will debut summer-themed episodes of HBO’s Sex and the City on Saturday, August 2 from 9 pm to 12:30 am, with a repeat the following day from 6 pm to 9 pm.

CosmoTV is available in 3.6 million homes and is found on Bell ExpressVU digital TV, Star Choice, Shaw and MTS.