Radio & Television

Canwest picks up seven new drama series, four comedies for 2008-09 season

TORONTO –The 90210 spinoff was among the acquisitions Canwest picked up for the 2008-2009 fall season for Global Television and E!, it was announced Friday. In total, Canwest acquired 11 new programs along with its slate of returning primetime shows that include Survivor, Heroes, Family Guy, Prison Break and House. “We look forward to rolling out another season of hit-filled primetime schedules with the addition of this year’s hottest new shows," said Barbara Williams, executive vice-president of Content at Canwest Broadcasting. “The combination of our innovative programming and strong partnerships guarantees that we will continue to deliver great TV to our...

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.