Radio & Television

Boat Rocker Media buys majority stake in Insight Productions

TORONTO – Boat Rocker Media has acquired a majority stake in TV producer Insight Productions, the companies announced Friday.  Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.Insight is behind hits such as The Amazing Race Canada, Big Brother Canada, and The Tragically Hip: A National Celebration (pictured), as well as 24 years of The Juno Awards.  Most recently, Insight and Bell Media partnered on The Launch, and the company is also producing the upcoming SCTV comedy special with Second City Entertainment and Netflix.“Effective immediately, this investment enables Insight to increase and diversify its content offerings and move more aggressively into digital...

Our industry and COVID-19

We've gathered a number of links where Canadian cable, radio, television, telecom and wireless companies have posted their responses to the Covid-19 pandemic.