Articles Tagged ‘Bell Media’

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Bell Media to acquire Historia and Series+ from Corus

The total cost of the transaction, which is still subject to approval from the CRTC and the Competition Bureau, is pegged at around $200 million.

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Big Bang returns to the top: Numeris

CTV took the top three spots for the week.

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Gusto adds new series, builds Friday offerings

The Bell Media specialty network’s leaning into big celebrity names Martha Stewart and Jamie Oliver, and has picked up a popular Australian series.

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Star Trek takes the top: Numeris

The new series pulled in more than two million with its CTV broadcast and more than a million on Space.

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Young Sheldon brings the ratings on CTV

The Big Bang prequel’s premiere came just shy of audiences for the adult version of Sheldon.

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Heritage minister’s culture policy offers vision, few hard details

The government’s Creative Canada vision lays out a plan for the digital future to mixed reactions.

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Amazing Race Canada finishes on top: Numeris

The reality show was the only program to beat the Emmy awards for the highest average audience.

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Invictus opening nabs nearly a million viewers

Audiences for the program peaked at 1.3 million, with an average audience just shy of one million.

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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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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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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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ICYMI: DAZN addresses criticism of first broadcasts

Plus, DAC Group expands to Spain, Game of Thrones breaks specialty records and more.

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Stuart Garvie on pricing wars and mixing up the media plan

As the Bell Media sales head preps to head back to agency life, he reflects on the changes he’s seen in a few short years — and where he still wants to see movement.