Television

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The Amazing Race Canada hangs on to its lead: Numeris

As summer nears its close, the premiere of BH90210 almost knocks The Amazing Race Canada from the top spot.

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What’s the consumer potential for Disney+?

With little known about the Disney+ library, the service does not appear to be attracting older generations.

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ICYMI: Twitter tests new features, FX looks to the fall

Plus, The Globe and Mail signs with Amazom Web Services.

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Fall TV: Citytv sets premiere dates

The Rogers Media network will bring new series starring Bradley Whitford and Jimmy Smits, and has acquired three favourites from Global.

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Can podcasts translate to the small screen?

CBC is hoping the podcast trend translates into TV viewing.

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Crave gets exclusive rights to Homeland

Prestige series have become a key part of the streamer’s audience strategy.

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Radio-Canada names Dany Meloul as GM, television

Meloul will succeed outgoing GM Dominique Chaloult, who will depart the French-language pubcaster on Nov. 1.

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The Amazing Race Canada still reigns: Numeris

In Toronto, ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ takes a portion of linear broadcast viewers, while Global dramas continue to draw audiences.

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Who should really be worried about Disney+?

Mindshare’s Kyle Hodgins says Disney will likely shake up the market, but not in the way some might think.

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The Amazing Race Canada hangs on at the top: Numeris

Reality programming takes the top-five nationally as thrice-weekly ‘Big Brother’ episodes each draw AMA of 1 million.

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Bell Media partners with Kraft Heinz to play across Canada

Kraft Heinz Project Play, a sporting initiative to improve facilities in Canadian communities, now in its eleventh year.

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TV drives advertising growth at TVA for Q2

The Quebec media giant and broadcast company made “deep budget cuts” this quarter, resulting in positive financials, says CEO

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ICYMI: Bruce Bowie retires, SheaMoisture goes experiential

Plus, Corus radio veteran Bruce Bowie retires in Edmonton and OMNI Television announces federal election debate coverage in four languages.

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Ad revenue, new subscribers drive BCE Q2 growth

Company achieved its fourth consecutive quarter of growth.

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The Amazing Race Canada hangs on at the top: Numeris

The Canadian reality series drew nearly 2 million viewers while a mix of drama and reality saw a three-way tie nationwide.