Katie Bailey

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Much Digital Studios goes live, reveals talent

Digitalscreening-room

The youth brand’s move into the MCN space launches with 13 Canadian YouTubers on the roster.



Stuart Garvie takes over sales at Bell Media

People Moves

The former GroupM CCO takes over the top sales job from Mary Ann Turcke, who took over Kevin Crull’s position as head of Bell Media in April.



CBC reveals new Dragons

Television

Following the latest addition of Joe Mimran, the pubcaster’s flagship factual series completes its talent makeover with two new additions. (CBC’s Jennifer Dettman and Jim Treliving pictured.)



No cord cutters on Bell’s new SVOD

DigitalTelevision

The project formerly known as Project Latte will be only available to subscribers of partners of the service.



Premiere week: City’s success with Scorpion, Gotham powers CTV

Television

Glossy new dramas kick off premiere week in Canada, while returning series – including Saving Hope – are slightly down year-over-year.



CRTC grills CBC on proposed new fees

DigitalTelevision

The CBC requested new revenue tools, including carriage fees for conventional and a new Local News Fund for content at the Let’s Talk hearing.



Bell, Rogers to shutter Viewer’s Choice

Television

Viewer’s Choice Canada co-owners Bell and Rogers are shutting down the pay-per-view service this fall.



Third season coming for Orphan Black

Television

Call it a cloneback? Space and BBC America greenlight a third season of the hit sci-fi series.



Bell, Rogers, Shaw stake positions on pick-and-pay

Television

Ahead of this fall’s Let’s Talk TV hearings, the distributors publicly release their positions on the pick-and-pay debate, advocating for different models of flexible channel choice.



BBM Canada rebrands to Numeris

ResearchTelevision

The analytics co has a new name and brand to “position it for an energetic and innovative future,” it announced today.