CBS All Access to rebrand as Paramount+ in 2021

NEW YORK — ViacomCBS announced today its upcoming global streaming service will be called Paramount+ and, in conjunction with the launch, the company’s existing CBS All Access service will also be rebranded as Paramount+ in early 2021. In Canada, the rebranded Paramount+ premium SVOD streaming service will carry the same content as the current CBS All Access offering, a ViacomCBS spokesperson confirmed for via email. Many of ViacomCBS’s shows are currently licensed for distribution by Canadian broadcasters, which makes the CBS All Access offering a less attractive buy for Canadian subscribers who can get the service’s content elsewhere. For...

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.