Television

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A good week for The Good Doctor: Numeris

NCIS, FBI, The Masked Singer and The Amazing Race round out the week’s top-performing English Canada primetime shows.

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Ad spending in Canada dropped 14.1% in 2020: Group M

But digital spend soared past 50% share for the first time, according to the global media agency network’s annual study.

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ICYMI: Spotify launches stories, Noovo has news news

Plus, Corus announces a historical news podcast for its Curiouscast stable.

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Grey’s Anatomy finds the top TV spot: Numeris

The Good Doctor came in a close second, with each of the top-five shows seeing a bump in views as winter settles in.

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Canadian ad spend to drop 6.2% in 2020: WARC

The international organization says print took a particularly bad hit, while online investment saw increases.

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ATN acquires broadcast rights to international cricket

Games will air live on two channels dedicated to the sport — CBN and ATN Cricket Plus.

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Do Canadians consume media the way we think?

Research from Ipsos Canada finds those in the industry consume media differently than the general public, and it may be shading their assumptions.

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BNN and Mackenzie Investments partner on content series

The advisor-focused series looks at building wealth on Bell Media’s specialty channel.

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ICYMI: A musical Corner Gas Christmas surprise

Plus, Jeffrey L. Orridge is named TVO CEO and St. Joseph Communications launches an ecommerce content play.

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CTV’s doctors are on top: Numeris

The Good Doctor and Grey’s Anatomy lead TV nationally, and En direct de l’univers tops the chart among French-language shows in Quebec.

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Dentsu and Stingray sign global music partnership

The partnership covers digital audio, TV and music events, giving brands access to a global platform.

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A glimpse into South Asian Canadians’ media habits

Vivintel provides insights into social and traditional media consumption in Toronto, Vancouver, Edmonton and Calgary.

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The Good Doctor debuts atop the rankings: Numeris

CTV’s medical drama returns to steal the spotlight from The Masked Singer.

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Cook It signs on as Zeste’s first multiplatform sponsor

The meal kit service partners with Groupe TVA’s foodie brand, which has been growing beyond its specialty TV origins.

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TSN launches Grey Cup Week online

A packed weeklong schedule of online events culminates in a two-hour Grey Cup Unite special November 21.