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CHCH buys Mark Burnett game show

Spin Off from Suddenly SeeMore Productions will debut on the indie broadcaster in fall 2013, before being shopped, along with the original format, to international broadcasters.

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CHCH picks up Jeopardy and Wheel of Fortune

The announcement came yesterday at the channel’s upfront, where it revealed another five additions to its fall primetime schedule.

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Wheel of Fortune and Jeopardy not returning to CBC fall lineup

The pubcaster no longer needs the pricey licensed U.S. game shows to drive audiences to its primetime Canadian programming, says CBC’s Christine Wilson.

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CBC to replace U.S. Game shows with local fare

The CBC has locally-produced game shows, talk shows and a Canadian drama in development to eventually replace Wheel of Fortune and Jeopardy! as lead-ins to its primetime schedule.