Television

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Rick Mercer Report to end after 15th season

The final season premieres on the CBC tomorrow.

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Vice strikes a deal with Bell Media

The U.S. news magazine series Vice News Tonight will broadcast on both Much and HBO Canada.

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Comedy unveils its politically charged line-up

From returning series The President Show and The Beaverton to the new series The Opposition with Jordan Klepper, many of comedy’s programs are lampooning current politics and media.

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CBC ad revenue spikes in 2016/2017

Revenues jumped 20.3%, largely thanks to the 2016 Rio Olympics, according to its annual report.

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Amazing Race Canada holds at the top: Numeris

The reality show, and most of the country’s top five programs, posted gains over the previous week’s audiences.

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Emmy Awards ratings get modest boost

The boost to overnight ratings for Sunday’s show breaks a few years of declines for viewership to the awards in Canada.

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Hasbro and eOne team up on My Little Pony campaign

The dual partnership has allowed Hasbro to conduct its largest campaign in Canada to date.

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Flour Power leads Gusto’s fall lineup

The show is the first original focused on baking for Bell Media’s food channel.

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How Two Oceans’ sponsorship switch-up paid off

With budget challenges and unsatisfying results from OOH, the brand found its niche in a reality show.

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Amazing Race Canada wins the week: Numeris

The reality show gained over its audience last week, pulling in an average minute audience of 1.7 million viewers.

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Harley-Davidson rides into primetime on Discovery

A digital series celebrating the brand’s anniversary in Canada has been turned into an hour-long documentary.

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Vikings renewed for sixth season

Corus Entertainment’s History has ordered 20 additional episodes of the hit show.

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Are advertisers ‘falling’ back in love with TV?

All four of Canada’s major English conventional broadcasters have reported sales are up for fall TV, citing a repatriation of digital ad dollars – but is the pendulum swing permanent?

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NFL kick off posts record numbers on TSN

The opening game was the most-watched season opener since 2009.

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America’s Got Talent returns to the top: Numeris

The reality show made gains over last week’s average audience and beat out its summer rival, The Amazing Race Canada, for the top show of the week.