Thema launches nature channel in Canada
The pay TV distributor has launched a French-language hunting and fishing channel available now through Cogeco.
Fibe TV1 preps influencer spotlight series TO Tubers
The Toronto-based influencers featured in the series have a combined YouTube following of 8.5 million subscribers.
City now available on Apple TV
The new app will include all of City’s primetime shows on demand in HD.
Retrospective: DHX Media
From Playback magazine: In 10 years, the kids content powerhouse has grown from being Canada’s East Coast entertainment outpost to a global producer, distributor and broadcaster.
eOne, FBE, Keller/Noll partner for TV content
The trio will develop a slate of TV formats that will be incubated within the YouTube-famous Fine Brother’s digital network. (Pictured: eOne’s Tara Long.)
Photo gallery: #SharetheScreen launch
A selection of photos from the ACTRA Toronto diversity committee event.
Photo gallery: Knowledge Network season launch event
A selection of pictures from Knowledge Network’s 2016-17 season preview event.
TVOKids gets patriotic with Canada Crew
The preschool series from Little Engine Moving Pictures will bow on TVOKids on Canada’s sesquicentennial anniversary.
In Brief: VMedia launches ‘skinny’ streaming channel, TUFF awards announced
The Toronto-based company launches its skinny basic package as a live-streaming offering via Roku, the Toronto Urban Film Festival awards short filmmakers, plus more news.
Hot Sheet: Top 30 TV programs, Sept. 5 to 11, 2016
Amazing Race Canada is at #1 for the week of Sept. 5 to 11.
Playback’s 2016 Canadian Film & TV Hall of Fame: Cyril Drabinsky
From Playback magazine: The executive who steered Deluxe Entertainment through a wholesale digital transition is plotting his next moves.