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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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Star Wars a Thanksgiving hit for Corus

The Showcase six-movie marathon leverages an 11-movie deal with the mega-franchise.

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Hollywood talent voices Disney’s fall schedule

The Corus network’s fall schedule will feature Lauren Graham and Mark Hamill on its kids-targeted series.

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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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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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The Bachelor Canada announces first sponsors

Three brands will sponsor the new season of the female-targeted reality show, which has moved to W from City.

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Summer TV check-in: What’s got buyers talking?

Buyers discuss what worked, what didn’t, and whether broadcasters can get by on reality-heavy summer slates.

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The Brick joins HGTV’s newest home reno series

Corus is aiming for an aspirational feel with Worst to First,, set in Vancouver’s hot real estate market.

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Fall TV 2017: Specialty targeting shifts

While conventional is coming back to its broad audience strengths, specialty is fine-tuning its niche targets.

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Revenues, profits up for Corus in Q3

Subscriber gains in its TV business helped the Toronto media co on its way to posting consolidated revenues of $461.1 million in its latest financial report.

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Anna Olson joins Kin Canada

The popular food creator will use digital media to reach a younger audience than her linear presence, as Corus aims to give advertisers multi-platform integration options.

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Upfronts 2017: Corus’ star-studded fall TV strategy

The aim was “big stars and big brands” for Global and specialty networks like Showcase and W.

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Survivor doubleheader takes the top spot: Numeris

Finales for Survivor and Bull brought in high AMAs, but had to contend with news and hockey content for the week of May 22 to 28,

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Upfronts 2017: Corus adds blockbuster series to specialty lineup

Showcase and ABC Spark will both be home to new Marvel series, while History will debut a scripted series from exec producer Jeremy Renner.

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NCIS takes the top: Numeris

The action-drama pulled in an average of 2.23 million viewers on Global for the week of May 15 to 21.