Radio & Television

CTV’s “Big Bang” hockey promo goes out with a whimper, bowing to CBC’s demand to cool it

TORONTO - In the interest of “confused” hockey fans across the nation, CTV says its freezing plans to run its new promo campaign for TV show The Big Bang Theory. CTV says it has agreed to the CBC’s request that it cease all promotion and publicity for its broadcast plans for Big Bang Night in Canada as previously reported by The promotion highlighted its plans to run a two-hour block featuring back-to-back episodes of The Big Bang Theory, Saturdays from 8-10 p.m. ET/PT beginning October 13. CTV said the shows were “aimed squarely at the millions of hockey fans...

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.