CTV orders user-gen special for Canada 150

The two-hour special is based on a crowd-sourced content format developed in 2010 by Scott Free Films.

Xavier Dolan

Deals: Seville International, CTV, Serendipity Point

Xavier Dolan’s Juste la fin du monde secures pre-sales into an additional 21 territories ahead of its Cannes world premiere, plus more deals of the week. (Dolan pictured.)

Mothers and Daughters

Deals: PNP, Boat Rocker, CTV, AMBI

Pacific Northwest Pictures (PNP) acquires the Canadian rights to Paige Cameron’s Mothers & Daughters (pictured), plus more deals of the week.

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In brief: NSI New Voices, Saving Hope goes to camera

CTV’s Saving Hope (pictured) begins filming in Toronto, TVO to honour Deepa Mehta, plus more news.


eTalk CSA special pulls in 803K viewers

The overnight ratings for the Canadian Screen Awards special were 31% higher than eTalk’s average overnight audience.

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TV and digital numbers up for Oscars

Sunday night’s broadcast brought big numbers on TV, and sharp increases in online viewers.


Motive to end after season four

The final season will return to Bell Media’s CTV channel on March 22.


Production underway on CTV’s Cardinal

The six-part drama series is set to shoot in four locations throughout Ontario. (Series leads Billy Campbell and Karine Vanasse pictured.)


Golden Globes return to 2013 ratings on CTV

The award program drew an average audience of over 3 million.


Deals: CTV, PNP, Super Channel, Valnet

Super Channel has acquired J.J. Abrams-produced series 11.22.63 (pictured), starring Sarah Gadon, plus more deals.