Radio & Television

Comedies lead new Citytv schedule

TORONTO – Rogers-owned Citytv is banking on “LOL funny” to attract even more viewers this fall. The network was the first to stage its ‘upfront’ presentation this week, unveiling its newly minted 2012-13 fall and mid-season prime-time schedule on Tuesday.  Shaw Media and Bell Media are slated to hold their events on Wednesday and Thursday, respectively. The schedule includes nine new comedies, including two originals set to debut mid-season, four new dramas, and the first Canadian version of reality series The Bachelor.  In addition, Citytv said that 67% of its programs are returning from last year (the most of any Canadian network, it claims),...

Our industry and COVID-19

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