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Bell Media nabs Canadian TV, SVOD rights for Star Trek

Canada is just one of two countries internationally where the Toronto-shot series will air outside of Netflix’s exclusive SVOD rights.

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Twitter Canada reveals the nation’s top 10 emojis

The cry-laughing emoji was ranked as the nation’s most-used emoticon in 2016.

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BDU subscriptions sliding, revenues steady: CRTC

The regulator’s report for the year ending Aug. 31, 2015 indicated that the combined revenue for Canadian cable, IPTV and satellite companies was $8.9 billion.

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OMNI aims to bring back regional news with new channel

Rogers Media has applied for a new channel that would restore local, ethnic news programming it cut last year.

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Mulroney, Mediwake to topline new CTV morning show

Bell Media’s new early-morning show will feature co-hosts Ben Mulroney and former CBC anchor Anne-Marie Mediwake.

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Lacroix outlines CBC’s digital present and future

The pubcaster’s CEO and president Hubert T. Lacroix (pictured) discussed his company’s digital transition at UBC on Tuesday evening.

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eOne, Secret Location launch Floodlight

The web-based music platform will feature 360-video content from artists on eOne’s label, such as Pop Evil (pictured).

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Orphan Black premiere doubles on total ratings

The season four opener drew a final audience of 278,000 (2+) to Space, posting a more-than-50% increase on its overnight figures.

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Orphan Black sees ratings dip for season four premiere

Overnight ratings were down compared to last year’s season-three premiere on Space.

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Viceland to launch across 25 carriers

Rogers and Vice release details on the launch date for the new youth-facing channel, which will reach over 60% of connected households across Canada.

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Alibi Entertainment beefs up branded content division

The prodco has hired former Shaw Media exec Maureen Norman to helm sales and marketing.

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David Purdy joins Vice Media

The former Rogers exec joins the company as its chief international growth officer.

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Stingray names Tom Pentefountas to SVP role

The former vice-chairman of broadcasting at the CRTC joins the Canadian music service provider.

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OMNI readies Sudden Master

The digital exclusive will launch on YouTube at 10 p.m. on Nov. 8, coinciding with the broadcast premiere of Blood and Water.

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2015 Digi Awards finalists announced

Carmilla, Animalogic, MsLabelled (pictured) and Murdoch Mysteries: Infernal Device were among the projects nominated.