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Upfronts ’19: Global sets Nurses, Departure debuts for midseason

Corus’ 2019/20 schedule includes a 40-title slate of Canadian projects, including more than 10 unscripted properties and a trio of new shows from Nelvana.

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CTV announces a dramatic slate of U.S. pickups

Besides gritty dramas like Stumptown and For Life, picks like Bob Hearts Abishola and The Masked Singer are also coming.

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Media sets a record for Cineplex in Q1

Theatre attendance was down, but the exhibition company still saw a slight lift in revenue from pre-show ads.

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Rogers Media acquires branded podcast studio

Pacific Content has already landed some high-profile global clients, including Facebook.

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Global TV announces early summer lineup

Detective drama Private Eyes and the final season of Mary Kills People will premiere in May.

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Corus acquires Kin Canada

Corus has taken full ownership of Kin Canada’s operations, boosting its presence in the digital lifestyle space.

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CTV, Citytv partner on Michael Buble music special

The special will also air simultaneously on NBC in the U.S.

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OTT services rise in viewer popularity, awareness: study

While CTV remains the top-of-mind TV brand for Canadians, streaming services made a significant push into the top 20 in a new report from Solutions Research Group.

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Lack of The Force sees attendance drop at Cineplex for Q4

Patrons are spending more money at the box office and concessions, but no Star Wars film for the holidays saw fewer tickets sold.

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Bell Media sets launch date for Starz in Canada

In the same announcement, the media company said its flagship SVOD service Crave has hit 2.3 million subscribers.

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Super Bowl views continue to trend down

Ratings have fallen by more than 41% since 2016.

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How Canada’s LGBTQ+ population consumes media

A new study argues that LGBTQ+ representation isn’t just healthy for communities, it’s healthy for brands.