CBC sets winter schedule for new, returning series
Workin' Moms (pictured), Pure, Bellevue and True North Calling will receive their broadcast premieres in January and February.
Nova Scotia-shot drama, Pure premieres on Monday, Jan. 9 at 9:30 p.m., while Workin’ Moms debuts the following day in the same timeslot. The half-hour comedy is created by Catherine Reitman and her husband Philip Sternberg.
Meanwhile, Anna Paquin-starring drama Bellevue, make its debut the following month on Monday, Feb. 20 at 9 p.m.
Three nights earlier, factual series True North Calling bows Friday, Feb. 17 at 8:30 p.m. The series follows the lives of young Canadians living in the harsh Canadian North.
The A Word, which CBC acquired from BBC earlier this year, premieres at 8 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 15.
CBC also set the return dates for the third seasons of both Schitt’s Creek and X Company. The new season of Schitt’s premieres on Tuesday, Jan. 10 at 9:30, while the final season of X Company debuts the following night at 9 p.m.
Also returning for its second season, after a five-year hiatus, is Michael: Every Day, as well as the second seasons of Crash Gallery and Interrupt This Program.