Radio & Television

CTV announces MTV Live

TORONTO – The former home of Open Mike with Mike Bullard, downtown Toronto's Masonic Temple, will play host to MTV in Canada, as well as the new show that will anchor CTV's version of the channel in Canada, MTV Live. MTV is a Canadian-led partnership between Bell Globemedia's CTV and Viacom's MTV. CTV's existing specialty service talktv will be re-branded MTV in Canada, as the main portion of the deal. However, CTV will also air a block of MTV programming on the main CTV network. With a commitment to 71 per cent Canadian programming in primetime, MTV in Canada will...