Radio & Television

W counts down to Christmas

TORONTO – We’re still more than a month away from Halloween, but some broadcasters are already geared up for the Christmas season.This week W Network joined Super Channel in announcing its plans for the run up to the holidays.Following the announcement of Corus’ partnership with Hallmark Channel in 2018, that programming will lead its holiday push. Hallmark’s annual Countdown to Christmas has been a success for the channel, Stateside.“Hallmark Channel in the U.S. celebrates 10 remarkable years of Countdown to Christmas, the holiday program event beloved by 85 million Americans annually,” said Michelle Vicary, executive vice-president, programming and publicity, Crown...