Global Television


ION takes U.S. off-network rights to Rookie Blue

The deal comes before Global TV debuts the fifth season on May 19.


Global TV debuts Rookie Blue before ABC stateside

In a first-ever non-simulcast for the cop drama, Global will bring 15th division back on May 19, before ABC airs the fifth season premiere on June 19.

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Christine Wilson on leaving CBC and TV’s paradigm shift

“Honestly, it’s really hard. I’ve been looking at this particular timing for over a year. You know when something feels right. So it’s now,” Wilson tells Playback.


Fifth season shoot for Rookie Blue underway

Rent-A-Goalie‘s Oliver Becker and Matt Murray are the latest talent additions to the popular cop drama, now before the cameras in Toronto.


Glee gets new Canadian home on City

Rival Global Television gave up the musical dramedy after Fox shifted the series back to Tuesday nights.

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NBC to coproduce Working the Engels

The deal marks the first time a U.S. network and Canadian broadcaster have collaborated to produce a half-hour network comedy (star Andrea Martin pictured).

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Shaw Media looks to put viewers to sleep

Working with P&G’s Febreze brand, the media co is offering custom on-demand programming through VOD and its Global Go app aimed at helping people get to sleep.


Production on Working the Engels starts in Toronto

Halfire-CORE Entertainment added new cast (Azura Skye pictured) to the Global Television comedy, which is shooting through Jan. 15.

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Cameras roll on Global’s Remedy

The primetime medical drama from showrunner Greg Spottiswood stars Enrico Colantoni, Dillon Casey, Sara Canning and Sarah Allen.

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Fall TV: New Marvel series superpowers Tuesday night

CTV’s Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. debuts to 2.7 million viewers, with Global’s NCIS hot on its heels with 2.5 million; J3′s Bailey Wilson earns the “battleground” win for her upfront prediction.

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Shaw Media expands Go

The company is bringing the live streaming platform to Global subscribers across Canada starting tomorrow.

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Andrea Martin joins Working The Engels as lead

The Global Television comedy from sister screenwriters Katie and Jane Ford and Halfire-CORE Entertainment will shoot in the fall (Martin pictured).