Articles Tagged ‘Corus’
Spotted! Corus brings human curling to the street for Big Brother Canada
A March break stunt at Toronto’s Yonge-Dundas Square promotes season five of the show on Global Television.
Corus’ Mark Leslie on how addressable TV is changing advertiser expectations
Speaking at DX3, the company’s VP of research and consumer insights looked at how developments that have already been made in addressable TV and how it’s changing advertiser demands.
West (Coast) meets east as Corus shuffles radio deck
A new two-hour evening slot in Toronto has been created to bring Vancouver host Willy Percy into the mix, and a permanent replacement has finally been found for former morning personality Dean Blundell.
ICYMI: Instagram adds carousel post options, and the (YouTube) Oscar goes to…
In case you missed it: Instagram updates its platform, YouTube’s second annual Oscars trailer ranking, FX and City’s mid-season premiere dates and more.
Q107 gets its own Valentyne
The Corus-owned radio station has recruited former TV anchor Jennifer Valentyne to its morning show in an effort to attract a more gender-balanced audience.
ICYMI: NBA gets into e-sports, Planet Earth coming to Snapchat
In case you missed it: The NBA is the first North American sports league to add e-sports to its portfolio, Cineplex president Salah Bachir has been honoured for his philanthropy, cameras are rolling on Killjoys and more.
NCIS wins the week: Numeris
The action-drama on Global earned the most single-night viewers of all daily programs from Jan. 23 to 29, 2017.
MacGyver wins the week: Numeris
Global’s action-drama brought in the most single-night viewers of all daily programs from Jan. 9 to 15, 2017.
ICYMI: Josh Donaldson to make acting debut on History, Facebook dives into journalism
In case you missed it: History is hoping the Jays’ third-baseman is as popular on the small screen as he is on the field, Fido is delivering Viceland for free to its customers and Facebook is laying out more plans to curb fake news.
Corus ask for flexibility to compete against SVODs: CRTC hearings
Execs from the entertainment company cited increased competition from SVODs – for programming, not just viewers – as one of the industry’s biggest challenges.
ICYMI: Free For All bolsters leadership, Home to Win returns
In case you missed it: people moves at Free For All and Peloton Media, a new History SVOD and more.
Global expands local reach for Global National
The flagship news series has become available on one Newcap-owned station and three Corus stations.