CTV greenlights Sienna Films’ Cardinal
The six-part drama is being produced with Entertainment One, which will also handle international distribution.
Saving Hope comes back strong
CTV revealed its final data for week one of the fall TV season, including ratings for the season four bow of Saving Hope and the performance of newly acquired shows like Quantico.
White Pine’s Wynne doc to air on W5
CTV has picked up White Pine Pictures’ documentary about Kathleen Wynne and the Ontario budget, which was dropped by TVO earlier this year.
Amazing Race Canada renewed for season 4
The series wraps this Wednesday after earning an average audience of 2.6 million throughout its third season.
Amazing Race Canada spinoff launches on Bell Fibe’s TV1
The CTV series spinoff will appear exclusively on TV1 (formerly Bell Local) and marks the first time a show has been crossed over from CTV to Fibe TV.
Corus stations switch from CBC to CTV
The CRTC has approved the request to switch the Ontario stations over from airing CBC programming to CTV.
Bell Media taps music exec Randy Lennox to lead TV, radio
A major shakeup at Bell Media on Monday sees King out, Lennox (pictured) in and several other senior execs let go as the media co reshapes its structure in the face of change.
Phil King departs Bell Media
Bell Media has confirmed King, formerly president of CTV, sports and entertainment programming, is no longer with the company.
Coming Soon: How To Change The World
Robin Smith of Toronto-based distributor KinoSmith on the theatrical release strategy for Greenpeace doc How To Change The World.
Spun Out dips slightly on return
The Project 10 series returned to TV on Tuesday after a six-month delay, dropping only 7% in ratings from its season one finale.