TV

Ferne Cohen

Ferne Cohen exits Brunico Communications

The executive director of the Banff World Media Festival has left her role in order to pursue other business opportunities.

Star Trek Discovery

CTV releases fall premiere schedule

Star Trek, Big Bang Theory and Young Sheldon lead off the new shows next month.

Pop Life

Bell Media announces new entertainment show

Pop Life, hosted by critic Richard Crouse, will premiere on CTV News this fall.

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CTV reveals The Disappearance premiere

Produced by Montreal’s Productions Casablanca, the six-parter will have its linear debut in October.

Hot Sheet

Hot Sheet: Digital Demand Aug. 15 to 21, 2017

Marvel’s The Defenders tops the chart for digital originals, while Toronto-shot The Handmaid’s Tale lands in the #6 spot.

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City preps Bad Blood debut

The Rogers Media-owned channel will also host a special event screening of the series at Fan Expo Canada.

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Hot Sheet: Top 30 TV programs, Aug. 7 to 13, 2017

Amazing Race Canada tops the chart, with Still Standing at #27.

Much Too Young

TVO preps Much Too Young

The pubcaster will also release four VR companion pieces, produced by Toronto’s Nomad Films and The Digital Generals.

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Mandy May Cheetham series heads to Bell Fibe

The comedy talk show Rapping with Actors will launch on Bell Fibe’s VOD channel TV1 on Aug. 28.

Dennis Heaton

Dennis Heaton to lead Prime Time TV Program

The former Motive showrunner will serve as the Bell Media program’s executive producer in residence.

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Omnia Media options Sarong Party Girls

The Blue Ant Media-owned digital studio will develop the novel into a one-hour series.

Mary Kills People

Cameras rolling on Mary Kills People season two

New episodes of the Cameron Pictures and eOne drama will premiere on Global in winter 2018.