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Ag-Com Productions launches The Rural Channel

Founder Helen Wilson discusses the plans for the specialty channel and its programming lineup.

February 1, 2011. Vancouver, BC.  Sean O'ReillyFounder/C.E.O., Arcana Studio, has an animation/comic/graphic novel business. Here he is in his Burnaby Studio. Portrait for top 40 under 40. Photo: Laura Leyshon for the Globe and Mail

The 2013 10 To Watch: Sean Patrick O’Reilly

The “media-agnostic” founder and CEO of Vancouver-based Arcana Comics says the company’s business strategy is to develop and produce content from the Arcana library while holding on to the rights.

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Blue Ant’s Cottage Life announces fall sked

The digital specialty channel launches Sept. 4 with series like The Fabulous Beekman Boys (pictured) and Buying Alaska.


APTN reveals fall slate

The channel launches a promotional push around its returning drama series Blackstone (pictured), while also premiering new series like All Our Relations and the teen-skewing U=US.

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Shaw reveals DTour rebrand details

As Shaw Media unveils DTour’s fall primetime lineup, SVP content Barb Williams discusses the channel’s programming strategy (Rock My RV pictured).


Slice rounds up money morons, extreme collectors and princesses for fall

Canuck series on the sked include a second season of Money Moron and new series Extreme Collectors, hosted by professional appraiser Andrew Zegers (pictured).

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Teletoon unveils fall slate

The lineup includes new series like Annoying Orange (pictured) and the Teletoon original Grojband.

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Global reveals fall primetime premiere dates

Vancouver-filmed Almost Human takes over the Bones 8 p.m. timeslot on Nov. 4, while Canuck actor Michael J. Fox returns to TV in The Michael J. Fox Show (pictured) on Sept. 25.

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History restores cars, decodes world treasures for fall

The Shaw specialty’s slate includes new Canadian originals like Treasures Decoded (pictured) and Restoration Garage, and returning shows like Canadian Pickers.

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Storage Wars Canada unveils broadcast details, brand opps

The reality show premieres Aug. 29 on OLN with a rebroadcast on City, and a sneak peek premiere at Fan Expo on Aug. 24.

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The Amazing Race Canada premiere draws three million viewers

The competition series, which premiered Monday night on CTV, became the most watched Canadian program since the Corner Gas finale in 2009.

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Sharknado takes Friday night by storm: BBM

The horror flick (pictured), which aired exclusively on Space in Canada, drew in 300,000 viewers, was the top specialty program for the day and received more than 22,000 Twitter mentions.