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W commissions The Bachelor Canada

After two seasons on Roger’s owned City, the reality series is headed to the Corus-owned specialty.

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Rogers Media unveils 2014-15 schedule

The broadcaster on Tuesday rolled out new U.S. dramas, comedies and reality series to Canadian advertisers. (Package Deal pictured)

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Rogers Media puts its mark on Bachelor format

A new online component to the series, distinct from the U.S. version, allows users to vote on one of three bachelorettes to be cast for season two.

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Rogers Doc & Cable Fund doles out $3.15M

The amount will be distributed over 11 projects, including Good Human Productions for The Bachelor Canada and Talking Dead Productions for Mom’s a Medium.

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CTV, City plan second seasons of format adaptations

Producers of Amazing Race Canada and The Bachelor Canada have put out a call for cast members for sophomore runs in 2014.

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Warner Bros. sells Bachelor Canada to MusiquePlus, MusiMax

The Astral Media pick-up comes fast on the heels of the Rogers/City dating competition series concluding with Brad Smith proposing to Bianka Kamber (pictured).

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Rogers greenlights The Bachelor Canada for season two

After becoming a solid ratings-earner for Citytv during its first season, more roses will be handed out in 2014.

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Robert Hardy boards Force Four Entertainment

UPDATED: The former CTV exec becomes head of development as the Vancouver producer completes The Bachelor Canada and the Seed sitcom for Citytv.

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The road to The Bachelor Canada

The show’s supervising producer Sean Devries and Rogers Media’s director of original programming Claire Freeland discuss making the homegrown version of the U.S. hit.

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Former Bachelorette Jillian Harris: TV is a business

“If you’re not making money, you’re doing something wrong,” Harris said of Force Four’s The Bachelor Canada series.

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Citytv triggers a social promotion for The Bachelor Canada

The Rogers Media-owned channel is doing its part to reach viewers already chatting about the series with the launch of a social media app.

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Inside Citytv’s Cancon lineup

New original comedies Package Deal from Thunderbird Films and Seed from Force Four Entertainment will air in mid-season slots, likely in early 2013.