Television

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The Sheldon Cooper duo takes the week: Numeris

The comedy is set to close out the year with a near-undefeated season.

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Quebecor’s Q1 revenue up, but media down

Lower revenues from advertising with TVA Network and subscriptions on TVA Sports were offset by growth in Club Illico.

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CTV will bring back The Launch

Songs released through the show have now garnered a total of around 12 million streams online, according to Bell Media.

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TVA Sports gets Euro 2020 rights

Sales EVP Donald Lizotte says the move allows TVA Sports to leverage more year-round programming for soccer fans.

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Ad revenues decline, but subscribers up for Bell Media in Q1

Bell Media’s operating revenues dipped slightly to $749 million in Q1 as overall growth in subscriber revenues offset declines in the ad market.

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Sportsnet takes on Deadpool as its newest host

A 30-minute special featured the offbeat superhero showcasing the biggest sports blunders of the season, all to promote the upcoming movie sequel.

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Big Bang wins again: Numeris

Plus, viewership for the first round of the NHL Playoffs beat out last year’s audience numbers.

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TVA bolsters specialty offering with Serdy acquisition

Évasion and Zeste channels have posted revenue growth, but it has not always been consistent.

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Mercer’s final rant gets big ratings

After 15 seasons on the air, the satirical news show bid adieu with a special one-hour finale on the pubcaster.

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SRC introduces themed commercial breaks

A new format will allow advertisers to present their ads together in a break that’s unified by a common theme.

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Gadoua leans heavily on TV in new awareness campaign

The Quebec bread brand paired with Groupe V for activations on its linear and digital properties.

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Playoffs round two broadcast details announced

Sportsnet, CBC, Omni and Sportsnet 360 will all take part in the broadcast.

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Bell Media says yes to Where To I Do? season two

The inaugural project produced through the companies’ original programming pact has been renewed ahead of its season one premiere on Gusto next month.

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NHL introduces four new in-ice ad placements

Clubs are already in talks with sponsors to sell the spots, which will go live at the beginning of the 2018-19 season.

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The Amazing Race and Chevrolet go live on Facebook

This is the first time the network has taken viewers behind-the-scenes in anticipation of the show, now in its sixth season.