Katie Bailey

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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.



Sally Catto named GM of programming at CBC

Television

The scripted boss takes over the GM position, overseeing the pubcaster’s overall programming portfolio.



CBC upfront: hellos, goodbyes and ‘new directions’

DigitalTelevision

The pubcaster unveils its fall lineup amidst its ongoing budget crisis, revealing the end of Doyle, a new comedy portal and details on two of its new one-hour dramas.



CTV ending Played

Television

Bell Media confirms that it will not be bringing back the undercover cop drama next season.



Space renews Bitten

News

The werewolf drama will be back for a second season following a successful inaugural run.



Tessa Sproule leaving CBC

DigitalPeople MovesTelevision

The digital content director is leaving to pursue her own projects, following a 20-year career at the public broadcaster.