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Bell Media rolls out CTV GO

The free mobile and desktop app will allow for live and on-demand viewing.

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Nathalie Cook named VP of sales for TSN

Cook (pictured) replaces Joe Carter, who retired in September, and takes her post effective immediately.

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Fall TV: We Are Men gets axed

Elsewhere, Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. and The Blacklist have been picked up for full seasons, while Fox’s Sleepy Hollow nabbed a second season run.

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Stanfield’s exposes talent with the Comedy Network

The male-targeted brand and the specialty channel are launching a nationwide talent search that asks Canadians to audition in their underwear to win a $5000 grand prize and the opportunity to develop a pilot with the channel.

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Stingray Digital inks deal with Universal Music Group

The company’s EVP Eric Albert talks rolling out new services and growth plans for Canada.

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‘Played’ spotlighted in CTV’s fall campaign

CTV marketing exec Alanna Barkley breaks down the channel’s fall TV media campaign, which focuses on the Canadian cop drama and Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

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ZoomerMedia launches HopeTV

The company has rebranded Winnipeg-based Joytv11 to focus on Christian programming like Joyce Meyer (pictured).

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Teletoon rocks out with online game for Grojband

The game, created with Secret Location, lets players earn guitar picks as in-game currency, create custom scene transitions and includes a contest tie-in.

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CTV’s MasterChef Canada starts cooking

Proper Television is producing the homegrown format of the competition cooking series, which is led by a trio of Canadian chef judges, announced today.

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The 2013 10 To Watch: Chloe Robichaud

At just 25 years old, the Quebec-based director is already a festival veteran, with her latest, Sarah Prefere la Course, premiering at TIFF this week.

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The 2013 10 To Watch: Patrick O’Sullivan

The production development exec, who has worked at CTV, the CFC and CBC, is now launching New Metric Media with producer (and 2012 10 to Watch-er) Mark Montefiore.

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Selling the second screen: The Project: Guatemala

Rogers Media exec Kamaldi Badlu discusses the marketing and sales strategy behind online after-show that will support the OLN reality series.