Tag: CTV

All things CTV from Broadcast Dialogue, Canada’s broadcast industry publication of record.

Super Bowl LVIII draws biggest audience on record

Sunday's Super Bowl LVIII drew an audience of 19 million Canadian viewers, spurring it to set a record as the most-watched Super Bowl ever,...

Bell Media layoffs hit television hardest thus far

The extent of job losses at Bell Media is becoming clearer as parent company BCE proceeds with the layoff of 4,800 employees. Thus far, it...

Most noon, weekend CTV newscasts cancelled as part of cuts at...

Almost all local noon and weekend newscasts on CTV will come to an end as part of a massive workforce reduction at Bell announced...

TV & Film News – Steve Smith, Billy Van among Canadian...

The Canadian Comedy Hall of Fame has announced its 2023 inductees including the cast of SCTV, Steve Smith (aka Red Green), Jim Carrey, Eugene...

Former Mayor John Tory rejoins Bell Media

Former Toronto Mayor John Tory is rejoining Bell Media's Newstalk 1010 (CFRB-AM) and CTV News. Tory, who resigned during his third term as mayor this...

TV & Film News – UBCP/ACTRA hands out 12th annual awards

Congratulations to all the award recipients of the 12th UBCP/ACTRA Awards! (1/2) pic.twitter.com/a3jfmVVoL2 — UBCP/ACTRA (@UBCP_ACTRA) November 28, 2023 UBCP/ACTRA has handed out its 12th annual...

TV & Film News – Blink49 Studios acquires majority stake in...

Blink49 Studios, backed by global producer and distributor Fifth Season (formerly Endeavor Content), is acquiring a majority stake in Vancouver-based Front Street Pictures. Marking...

TV & Film News – Chandler Levack makes TV directorial debut...

Crave has announced new, six-part short-form comedy series, My Dead Mom. From LoCo Motion Pictures, creator Wendy Litner, and executive producer Lauren Corber, the...

Bell Media and Fox Entertainment Global announce new licensing, distribution pact

Bell Media and Fox Entertainment Global have struck a new licensing and distribution pact that sees the companies partner to support original Canadian productions...

TV & Film News – Denys Arcand honoured with DGC Lifetime...

Denys Arcand, Marie Clements, and Patricia Gallivan are among this year’s Directors Guild of Canada (DGC) Special Award honourees. Ahead of the 22nd Annual...