Motive to end after season four
The final season will return to CTV on March 22.
Errol Da-Re lands at CBC/Radio-Canada
The former Shaw Media EVP of sales is tasked with leading Olympic sales at the pubcaster.
Production underway on CTV’s Cardinal
The six-part drama series is set to shoot in four locations throughout Ontario. (Series leads Billy Campbell and Karine Vanasse pictured.)
Apartment 11 to coproduce CBBC prank series
The producer behind YTV’s Prank Patrol is at it again, with the new series set to air on BBC Canada. (Apartment 11 president Jonathan Finkelstein pictured.)
Syfy Int’l picks up Secret Location scripted series Halcyon
Production is currently underway in Toronto on the short-form, multiplatform series. (Secret Location president James Milward pictured.)
Canada in Perspective wins ACCT’s Diversity Award
The weekly current affairs show is produced by Anne Marie Varner (pictured) and airs on AMI-tv.
Thunderbird catches a new Netflix Beat
The Vancouver producer and its Atomic Cartoons division have joined the Beatles-themed series, made possible by a worldwide rights deal for the music.
Hot Sheet: Top 30 TV programs, Jan. 25, 2016 to Jan. 31, 2016
Murdoch Mysteries is at #17 for the week of Jan. 25 to Jan. 31, with Saving Hope at #22.
CBC names new VP of strategy, public affairs
Alex Johnston (pictured) joins the pubcaster from women’s advocacy group Catalyst Canada, where she has served as executive director since 2012.