Television

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Groupe V to rebrand MusiquePlus

EVP Dimitri Gourdin admits that subscription music channels are ‘no longer relevant’ in 2019, and it’s time for a change.

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Seniors aren’t into smartphones, but still use Facebook frequently

The MTM’s latest report shows that seniors are still big media consumers, even if they don’t own all the same devices as their younger counterparts.

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How Groupe V doubled Max’s audience share in two years

The specialty channel reflects on its pivot to focusing on scripted content, and how the future is shaping up.

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ChizComm gets into media buying with new acquisition

The kids-focused marketing company is looking to increase its TV planning and buying expertise as youth media consumption changes.

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Millennials: All about mobile, but still tuned into TV

The MTM’s latest study shows an at-times distinct divide between Gen Y and Gen Z.

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Global brings in Jennifer Valentyne for morning show revamp

The longtime TV personality will make her return to morning television after three years away.

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CBC builds out kids content strategy, Gem originals

Detention Adventure will be the first kids scripted series to debut exclusively on Gem.

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Super Bowl wins the week: Numeris

Across various markets, the pre-show snagged more viewers than the game itself.

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Grammys overnights drop by 17%

Views in the U.S. were stable, but even a win by Drake couldn’t help Canada.

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Starz makes its entry into Canada

Plus, Bell has released the latest subscription numbers for Crave.

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Barb Williams to join CBC as EVP

Williams, who announced her retirement from Corus Entertainment in October, will assume the new role in May.

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The Good Doctor takes the top: Numeris

Fellow medical drama New Amsterdam was not far behind.

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CTV sets phase two of midseason, expands The Launch

Plus, World of Dance and Station 19 return to midseason.

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Super Bowl views continue to trend down

Ratings have fallen by more than 41% since 2016.

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Civilized to produce broadcast, digital content for the canna-curious

Partnership will develop cannabis-inspired culture and lifestyle programming for broadcast and digital media platforms