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Rick Mercer Report finale nets big numbers

After 15 seasons on the air, the satirical news show bid adieu with a special one-hour finale on the pubcaster.

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Atwood, Switzer to be honoured at 2018 CSAs

Denis McGrath will posthumously receive the Margaret Collier Award for his body of written work.

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Rick Mercer Report to end after 15th season

The final season premieres on CBC tomorrow.

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Comic universes collide as CBC preps fall comedy lineup

Talent from Kim’s Convenience, Mr. D, Rick Mercer Report and This Hour Has 22 Minutes meet on the Kim’s shop floor in the new ad spot.

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Kirstine Stewart on how CBC’s premiere week fared

The EVP of English services tells Playback the pubcaster is happy with the seasonal start of programming, which included a soft series debuts of Cracked but a record start for former City property Murdoch Mysteries (pictured).

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The Borgias wins big at the Gemini Awards

The European copro picks up the Gemini for best drama as Canada’s TV awards ends its prize-giving festivities.