Craig MacBride

Craig is a staff writer for MediaInCanada.com, Playback's sister publication.

Contact Craig by sending an email to cmacbride@brunico.com

Articles by Craig MacBride


Ratings: Big Bang Theory returns to number one

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After two weeks of special events stealing the limelight, the sitcom returns to the top spot, with Survivor: Redemption Island and The Mentalist rounding out the top three.



Ratings: And the trophy goes to…the Grammys

TV

The award show takes the week’s top spot, with The Big Bang Theory and American Idol rounding out the top three.



Discovery Channel co-production looks at the big picture

TV

Earth: The Making of a Planet explores the third rock from the sun with a CGI extravaganza.



Ratings: Super Bowl gets super ratings

TV

The NFL Final wins the week, with the Super Bowl Pre-Game Show and The Big Bang Theory rounding out the top three.



AUX TV asks CRTC to change restrictions

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The regulatory body will decide this week if CTV’s request to play fewer music videos means AUX TV can play more.



Ratings: American Idol tops the charts

TV

The singing competition beats out the NHL All-Star Skills Competition for the number one spot.



Niagara gets its own TV, with Rick Hodge on sports

TV

The region is getting a dedicated local news channel airing original content from 5 to 11 p.m. every weekday.



Ratings: Golden Globes win the week

TV

Ricky Gervais’ controversial performance during the Jan. 16 broadcast helps CTV capture number one spot.



Vanilla Ice helps renovate DIY Network Canada’s schedule

TV

The 1990s rapper is back on TV with a home reno show, one of three new offerings on the home improvement channel in February.



TV ‘super media’? Not so fast, says keynote speaker

INTERACTIVETV

Financial expert and author Paul Kedrosky took the lectern at Deloitte’s TMT Predictions event yesterday to make some forecasts of his own.

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WIFT @ TIFF 2014

WIFT @ TIFF 2014 - Sonja Bennett, writer and star of Jacob Tierney’s Preggoland, with Kevin Eastwood, producer of Preggoland.

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