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Bell Media elevates execs following Turcke’s exit

Randy Lennox’s former responsibilities as president of broadcast and content have been divvied up.

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What Bell Media’s new HBO partnership means for indies

Bell Media’s SVP of indie production Corrie Coe shares details on the new original programming program that sees a door open between Canadian producers and HBO in the U.S.

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Specialties @ 20: Bravo

From Playback magazine: in our multi-part tribute to Canada’s key specialty channels, today we look back on 20 years of Bravo.

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Trish Williams leaving Bell Media to executive produce Saving Hope

With Williams’ departure, Tom Hastings becomes Bell Media’s new director of independent production (Williams pictured).

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Gallery: WIFT-T Crystal Awards 2014

This year’s honorees were presented with their awards at a gala luncheon held in Toronto on Dec. 2.

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Anne Dorval to receive WIFT-T Crystal Award

Dorval will be honoured with the international achievement award at a gala in Toronto on Dec. 2.

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Catto, Bowlby to be honoured by WIFT-T

CBC’s Sally Catto (pictured) and Insight’s Barbara Bowlby are among this year’s Crystal Award winners.

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Five things we learn about the Astral/BCE deal from the CRTC

Key revisions to the transaction’s associated benefits package included Bell Media’s naming of programming champions for English- and French-language TV.

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Playback’s Channel of the Year: Space

The Bell Media channel finds a loyal and engaged audience with a brand makeover, original programming and of course, Doctor Who.

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Bell Media opens Producer Accelerator Lab

The new program, announced earlier this year and targeted at mid-level Canadian producers, has set its first application deadline.

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Playback’s Specialty Show of the Year: Orphan Black

The hit series impresses with solid ratings, international critical acclaim – this week named one of TIME‘s top TV shows of the year – and worldwide sales.

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CTV’s Motive drama starts second season shoot

Warren Christie (pictured) and Valerie Tian have been added to the cast for a new 13 episodes to shoot in Vancouver through January 2014.