Radio & Television

Playhouse Disney becomes Disney Junior on May 6

TORONTO – Astral-owned children’s channel Playhouse Disney and its French-language counterpart Playhouse Disney Télé will rebrand to Disney Junior on May 6.In addition to new programming, Disney Junior will weave storytelling throughout its schedule with the integration of popular characters into animated branding elements.  These elements, including the incorporation of character components in the network logo and interstitials revealing short situational stories starring character icons, will ensure that younger viewers can easily navigate and stay engaged with the channel’s programming lineup."The transformation to Disney Junior and the launch of new programming such as Jake and the Never Land Pirates marks an...

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.