The Rankin Family went 4 for 4 at the Juno Awards, the Canadian version of the Grammys, picking up prizes in all categories in which they were nominated. The folk music ensemble nabbed Canadian…
Carol Reynolds Prods., a newly formed, locally based indie TV production company, has just unveiled a production slate that includes a Celine Dion music special for Canadian private web CTV and a…
Folk music ensemble the Rankin Family racked up the highest number of nominations for Juno Awards -- the Canadian version of the Grammys -- garnering four nods, including country group or duo, group…
CanWest Global Communications is again looking beyond the Great White North to add to its cache of broadcast holdings. And the company is looking specifically at the Hispanic market, CanWest Global…
Lightning may only strike once, but an electromagnetic storm appears to have caused double trouble at Telesat Canada after Anik E1 and Anik E2, the country's two main communications satellites, were…
Ontario's film and television production boom shows no signs of tapering off as this year's production levels soared past a record set in 1992.
Helmers David Cronenberg, Norman Jewison and Ivan Reitman, as well as HBO Worldwide Pictures prexy Robert Cooper, are among the advisers to a newly created mutual fund designed to pump funds into the…
An Ontario judge has refused to ban pubcaster CBC from showing the miniseries "Boys of St. Vincent" Sunday and Monday.
"The Boys of St. Vincent"-- a controversial tale of child sexual abuse at a church-run orphanage -- is facing another broadcast ban on home turf. The Toronto branch of the Roman Catholic Christian…
Ivan Fecan ankled Thursday as programming chief at pubcaster CBC's English-language network. It was the second abrupt departure at CBC this month.
Toronto's Second City Theatre, Vancouver-based broadcaster Western Intl. Communications and actor/comedian John Candy have joined forces toward a Canadian comedy channel.