Articles Tagged ‘Phil King’

Copied from Playback - 10-31-11Phil King

Phil King joins Sony Pictures Television

The former CTV head has been named SVP of distribution for Canada at Sony.

MaryAnnTurcke

Analysis: Mary Ann Turcke rings the bell

This week’s executive shakeup shows the company means business in tackling the one-two punch of declining ad revenues and changing viewership.

Randy Lennox

Bell Media taps music exec Randy Lennox to lead TV, radio

A major shakeup at Bell Media on Monday sees King out, Lennox in and radio/local TV exec Chris Gordon let go as the remit moves under Lennox.

Copied from Playback - 10-31-11Phil King

Phil King departs Bell Media

Bell Media has confirmed King, who held the position of president – CTV, sports and entertainment programming, is no longer with the company.

Copied from Playback - Copied from Media in Canada - Copied from Playback - Copied from Media in Canada - Copied from Playback - Copied from Media in Canada - Copied from Playback - Copied from Media in Canada - Copied from Playback - Copied from Media in Canada - Copied from Playback - Copied from Media in Canada - Copied from Playback - Copied from Media in Canada - Copied from Playback - red tv

Who’s up, who’s down: Specialty report

Subscription revenues rose in 2014 while national advertising dipped, according to the CRTC’s report on specialty channels.

Copied from Playback - Copied from Media in Canada - MasterChefCanada

CTV orders a third season of MasterChef Canada

CTV topper Phil King on why MasterChef, set to go into production again this summer, earned a new-season order.

showtimeBellMedia

It’s Showtime for Bell Media

The media co is promoting its new partnership by premiering new comedy Happyish ahead of the U.S. this Saturday night.

TSN

TSN serves up new channels

The Bell Media brand is bringing its new feeds to air later this month, timed to launch with the US Open.

Copied from Playback - Tracey Pearce

Tracey Pearce named Bell’s new SVP of specialty and pay

The veteran broadcaster replaces Catherine MacLeod, who left Bell Media last week due to family reasons.

Copied from Playback - Copied from Media in Canada - Copied from Playback - Copied from Media in Canada - Copied from Playback - Copied from Media in Canada - Copied from Playback - Copied from Media in Canada - Copied from Playback - red tv

Up all night to get ratings?

Checking in with broadcast and media execs on the current value of overnight ratings and the changes that need to be made to the system.

Copied from Playback - 10-31-11Phil King

TSN’s programming plans

Bell Media’s Phil King tells MiC that ongoing plans to add the three new feeds were accelerated following Rogers’ NHL buy last fall.

BigBangTheorycash

Phil King on Big Bang’s three-year renewal

The CTV programming president on the show’s popularity and plans to boost other Canadian programming using its powerful lead-in capabilities.

AmazingRaceCanada

The Amazing Race Canada finishes big

Phil King talks to MiC about how the show fared against expectations and plans for next season, as overnight numbers from Monday’s finale are released.

Copied from strategy - GOT314

Fall TV: Content evolution – Stealing the spotlight from network TV

With a lot of buzz-generating content coming from subscription-based and untraditional channels, conventional broadcasters have to fire back with a double-dose of content.

TheSocial

Fall TV: Canadian networks talk up daytime TV

The daytime viewer demographic is expanding, and a new brand of talk TV is stepping in to create social media-friendly water-cooler fodder for the wider, changing audience.