Radio & Television

Running out of shows, CBS reloads in Canada

LOS ANGELES – CBS will broadcast a new CTV original Canadian drama series currently in pre-production as the American network has picked up Flashpoint (working title, a.k.a. Sniper) for broadcast in the U.S. later this year. With the U.S. TV writers’ strike still ongoing and with CBS and other broadcasters feeling the pinch of running multiple reruns and stocking the schedule with reality shows, those networks have turned their eyes to what stocks the prime time shelves up here. Flashpoint is a new police drama about an elite, big city Strategic Response Unit (SRU). CBS has picked up 13 episodes...

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.