Tag: OUTtv

TV & Film News – SAG-AFTRA reaches tentative agreement with AMPTP

ACTRA (The Alliance of Canadian Cinema, Television and Radio Artists) says it's relieved SAG-AFTRA has reached a tentative agreement with the Alliance of Motion...

TV & Film News – Alanis Obomsawin, Sphere Media among BANFF...

Alanis Obomsawin, Jennifer Podemski, and Sphere Media are among those set to be honoured during the Banff World Media Festival (BANFF). Set for June...

TV & Film News – Bones of Crows leads Leo Awards...

The Leo Awards, celebrating excellence in B.C. film and television, have announced the 2023 nominees. This year’s feature film nominees are led by Bones...

TV & Film News – Coronation drew 7.6M viewers in Canada

Numeris says the Coronation of King Charles III on Saturday, May 6 drew 7.6 million viewers in Canada. 71% of that viewing was live....

TV & Film News – 2023 Rockie Awards nominees announced

The Banff World Media Festival (BANFF) has announced the nominees for the 2023 Rockie Awards International Program Competition, recognizing excellence in television and digital...

OUTtv expands with launch of linear channel in South Africa

OUTtv, the Canadian-headquartered LGBTQ+ television and streaming service, is expanding with the launch of a linear channel in South Africa. Offered on Openview Ultra, a...

TV & Film News – Voss Capital makes play to replace...

Thunderbird Entertainment Group has “set the record straight” regarding an assertion by Voss Capital, LLC that its play to replace the company’s board of...

Regulatory, Telecom & Media News – Bell Media to launch third-party...

Bell Media says it will launch an “independent third-party internal workplace review” of its newsroom, in the wake of the public backlash over the...

OUTtv granted must-offer status in English-language markets

The CRTC has renewed OUTtv's licence, granting the channel must-offer status in English-language markets. The renewal comes short of OUTtv's request for must-offer status...

Removal of RT by Canadian BDUs exposes power dynamic

The laudable removal of the Russian government’s propaganda service, RT, from the channel lineups in Canada exposed more than just the ease with which...