W commissions The Bachelor Canada
After two seasons on Roger’s owned City, the reality series is headed to the Corus-owned specialty.
Hockey Wives headed to season three
New episodes of the Bristow Global-produced docuseries are expected to air in spring 2017.
HGTV U.S. picks up more Flip
The U.S. cable network has renewed hit Canadian factual series Masters of Flip.
W Net adds Bachelorette Canada After Show
Former Breakfast Television host Jennifer Valentyne will topline the new half-hour series.
Upfronts ’16: Corus specialty highlights local formats for fall
The company’s fall/winter schedule sees The Real Housewives of Toronto joining The Bachelorette Canada alongside three new originals for its factual lineup on specialty.
In Brief: WIFTV honours Joli-Coeur, Comedy Net greenlights more JFL
NFB chair Claude Joli-Coeur (pictured) to receive an award from WIFTV, Toast Studio partners with Bell Media, plus more news of the week.
W Network launches Love It or List It Vacation Homes
The latest real estate series from Big Coat premieres May 9. (Hosts Elisa Goldhawke and Dan Vickery pictured.)
Bell Fund distributes $5.4M across 30 projects
Among the series and digital media companions receiving funding were W Network’s The Bachelorette Canada and the second season of City’s Between (pictured).
In brief: La Guerre wins Guichet d’or; spring premiere dates
Emergency Room and Game of Homes to bow in April, more accolades for La Guerre des Tuques 3D (pictured) and other news.
Love It or List It Vancouver renewed by W Net
The flagship real estate series from Big Coat will be back for a fourth season. (Hosts Jillian Harris and Todd Talbot pictured.)
Best of the Year: W Network
Playback‘s Channel of the Year is honing its audience strategy by focusing on its talent brands and original programming. (W’s Masters of Flip pictured.)