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TVA Sports goes dark for some Quebec viewers

Quebecor went ahead with the threat despite receiving a pair of letters from the CRTC urging both sides to come to a swift resolution.

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Bell, Quebecor carriage dispute escalates

Quebecor is reportedly set to pull its TVA Sports channel from Bell TV at 7 p.m today, coinciding with the first game of the NHL playoffs.

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TV spending drives growth for Corus in Q2

A continued uptick in TV ad revenue drove Corus to overall revenues of $353.5 million.

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Jann premiere hits Canadian comedy high

The debut episode drew an average audience of 1.4 million viewers across its premiere and weekend encore broadcast.

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Coroner, Burden of Truth among CBC renewals

The pubcaster has renewed 10 original series for the coming broadcast year.

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Amidst media declines, Quebecor revenue hit $4.2 billion in 2018

The revenue came mostly from strong performance on the telco side.

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Adult Swim channel coming to Canada

The move will see Cartoon Network and Teletoon shift their respective programming strategies.

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OTT revenues continue to gain significant ground on TV: CRTC

TV revenues declined while revenues from internet video platforms grew, according to the Communications Monitoring Report for 2017.

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Nokia to launch branded Canadian docuseries

The telco’s series will explore the societal impact of 5G networks, artificial intelligence and automation.

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CBC builds out kids content strategy, Gem originals

Detention Adventure will be the first kids scripted series to debut exclusively on Gem.

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Barb Williams to join CBC as EVP

Williams, who announced her retirement from Corus Entertainment in October, will assume the new role in May.

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Discovery’s Heavy Rescue: 401 hits a ratings high for new season

The first episode of the new season increased by 28% over the season-two premiere.

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Strong TV results propel Corus to growth in Q1

The entertainment giant has credited popular new and returning shows such as FBI and New Amsterdam for the lift.

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Which Canadian shows pulled in the biggest ratings in 2018?

This year’s chart is topped by long-running favourites, but a number of newer Canadian scripted series have also climbed the ranks.

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CBC releases the details on streamer Gem

The pubcaster has relaunched its OTT offering under a new brand, and announced a deal with Wattpad to develop content.