The Canuck government Tuesday upheld a decision by broadcast regulators to grant a license to a new multiethnic Toronto TV station to be run by Rogers Broadcasting.
Michel Frappier has been appointed CEO of the Ontario Media Development Corp., the territory's main film and TV funding agency. He replaces Adam Ostry, who left in May after a three-year tenure.
A feud between Canuck media companies BCE and Quebecor escalated again Monday after BCE unit Bell Globemedia filed a lawsuit alleging Quebecor's cabler Videotron owes its French-lingo sports channel…
Chum TV has inked a slew of sales to broadcasters around the globe, including deals with Blighty satcaster BSkyB and the Australian Broadcasting Corp.
Bill Maher and Tracy Morgan have been added to the lineup of the 20th anniversary Montreal Just for Laughs comedy festival.
Troubled Canadian kids TV producer Cinar posted net earnings of C$1.9 million ($1.2 million) for the first quarter, compared with a loss of $4.8 million in the same period last year.
So exactly how did the 800 overseas TV program buyers finally rate the upcoming fall network series -- and did they actually buy any of them?
Most of Quebec's independent exhibitors are refusing to book "Star Wars: Episode II -- Attack of the Clones," because they are unhappy with the stringent demands of distributor 20th Century Fox.
Canuck producer Robert Lantos has been at the Cannes Film Festival every year since 1974, with the exception of one missed fest in the mid-'80s when he was shooting the made-for-TV pic "Sword of…
Two of Canada's best-known auteurs, David Cronenberg and Atom Egoyan, will be on the Croisette this year with new films, but the different roads to the Riviera that they traveled illustrate the…
Canuck auteur Atom Egoyan's latest film, "Ararat," hasn't even opened yet, but it's drawing considerable heat from the worldwide Turkish community, which disputes the director's views on the massacre…