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Bell Media to rebrand four specialties under CTV banner

Bell Media president Randy Lennox says the rebrand is meant to “amplify CTV” in a crowded media landscape.

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Cameras roll on Rabbit Square’s Crawford

The comedy, from Mike Clattenburg and Laura Michalchyshyn’s prodco, is set for a winter 2018 debut on CBC.

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Bell Media ties up new Comedy Central deal

Bell Media has extended its agreement with Viacom International Media Network (VIMN) for exclusive rights to Comedy Central programming.

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Cracking the discoverability conundrum

From Playback magazine: Ahead of this fall’s CRTC Discoverability Summit, a panel of six marketing and media experts weigh in on strategies for getting Cancon in front of Canadians.

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Online comedy gatekeepers on crafting winning premium web video

Top TV and internet execs gathered to talk about cat videos that go viral, crowd-funding to kickstart projects and how long the funny should be to suit digital audiences.

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Nathan Fielder in development with Comedy Central

The comedic vehicle for the Canadian funnyman is on the U.S. channel’s 2011-12 development slate, released Wednesday.

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Handsome Canadians land ani work on Ugly Americans

The new prodco formed by Markle Productions and Solis Animation is set to produce and animate half of the series’ second season.