Radio & Television

Oprah’s TV channel arrives early

TORONTO – Canadian viewers will get a sneak peek into new channel OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network starting this Friday, two months prior to its scheduled launch.OWN will officially debut in over six million Canadian homes on March 1st on the Corus-owned channel currently known as VIVA.  But beginning January 7, Corus will feature weekly two-hour nested blocks of OWN programming on its W Network and VIVA channels."We are thrilled to see the runaway success of the launch of OWN in the U.S. this past weekend," said Corus Television president, Doug Murphy, in the announcement.  "As we countdown to our March 1...

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.