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Dec 18, 2014, 17:51 ET

Canadians Pumped for CORNER GAS: THE MOVIE as 1.84 Million Viewers Fill Up on CTV and CTV Two

– CORNER GAS: THE MOVIE wins Wednesday and is the most-watched Canadian movie in more than a decade – – #CornerGasMovie trended...

Dec 15, 2014, 13:37 ET

Five New Series and Six Returning Hits Bolster CTV's 2015 Mid-Season Schedule as Hit Original Series MASTERCHEF CANADA, SPUN OUT, and MOTIVE all Return with New Seasons

– TV event MARVEL'S AGENT CARTER kicks off CTV's mid-season schedule Jan. 6 – – New dramatic thrillers AMERICAN CRIME, SECRETS...

Dec 02, 2014, 11:36 ET

Hedley, Kiesza, MAGIC!, and Shawn Mendes Revealed as First Round of Performers for CTV's Broadcast of THE 2015 JUNO AWARDS, March 15

– Tickets available this Friday, Dec. 5 through www.ticketmaster.ca – – THE 2015 JUNO AWARDS air Sunday, March 15, with broadcast...

Nov 25, 2014, 15:15 ET

CTV's THE MARILYN DENIS SHOW Hits a Holiday High Note with More Than $1 Million in Prizing During Annual "10 Days of Giveaways" This December

– The #1 Canadian daytime series sets new record for the largest value of prizing awarded on Canadian daytime...

Nov 24, 2014, 18:27 ET

The 2014 AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS® Hits a High Note on CTV as the #1 Program Sunday and Most-Watched AMAs in Three Years

– Up 17% The 2014 AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS® becomes most-watched since 2011 with 1.8 million viewers – – CTV's...

Nov 24, 2014, 17:25 ET

CTV Delivers Strongest Fall Season in a Decade

– GOTHAM propels 47% growth among A25-54 Monday nights – – CTV's heroic Tuesday night lineup grows double digits, up 18% for...

Nov 21, 2014, 09:40 ET

CTV Celebrates the Season with MASTERCHEF CANADA: A HOLIDAY SPECIAL, December 15

– In a first for the format internationally, MASTERCHEF home cooks are joined by their families – – Standalone two-hour special...

Nov 18, 2014, 17:16 ET

CTV's ETALK, THE MARILYN DENIS SHOW, and THE SOCIAL See Double-Digit Audience Growth This Fall

– All series see increases with total viewers and in all key adult demos versus the same time last year, widening the lead over their closest...

Nov 17, 2014, 18:22 ET

THE 110th ANNUAL SANTA CLAUS PARADE on CTV is The Most-Watched in Over 10 Years with 1.1 Million Viewers

– Parade peaks at 1.7 million viewers as Santa's appearance caps off the annual tradition – – Viewers can catch-up with Santa,...

Nov 17, 2014, 10:00 ET

Holiday Homecoming: More Than Five Years After the Series Finale, CORNER GAS: THE MOVIE Makes Super-Simulcast Network Premiere Dec. 17 on CTV and CTV Two

– The Movie Network subscribers get special sneak peek beginning Dec. 8; two-hour movie debuts Dec. 22 on The Comedy Network – –...

Nov 13, 2014, 15:46 ET

The 2014 AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS® Celebrate Music's Top Recording Artists, November 23 on CTV

– International music superstar Pitbull returns as host and also performs – – Other performers include Taylor Swift, Iggy...

Nov 10, 2014, 10:35 ET

CTV Orders Fourth Season of Canada's Most-Watched Original Drama SAVING HOPE as New Season 3 Episodes Return November 26

– Network orders 18 new episodes from ICF Films and Entertainment One, bringing the series to 67 hours over four seasons – –...

Oct 28, 2014, 09:43 ET

CTV Presents Exclusive Broadcast Premiere of THE HUNGER GAMES, November 4

– ETALK's Danielle Graham (McGimsie) sits down with The Hunger Games stars Jennifer Lawrence,  Liam Hemsworth, Elizabeth Banks, and...

Oct 16, 2014, 17:27 ET

Fall Season Update: CTV Claims Canada's Top 5 Programs, Each With Three Million-Plus Audiences

CTV's CRIMINAL MINDS and CASTLE Return as Top 3 Programs in Week Two – For the first time in a decade, Canada's Top 5 programs all have...

Oct 09, 2014, 10:17 ET

CTV Invites Viewers Inside Hope Zion Hospital in New Original Special ETALK PRESENTS: SAVING HOPE, October 13

- ETALK's Tanya Kim sits down with series stars Erica Durance, Michael Shanks, Daniel Gillies, Julia Taylor Ross, and Stacey Farber in new...

Oct 08, 2014, 18:00 ET

Super Tuesday: THE FLASH Bolts to #1 with 2.3 Million Viewers for Series Premiere on CTV

- With overnight data, THE FLASH is the most-watched new series debut this fall for A18-49 - - CTV wins Tuesday with the Top 3 programs for A18-34...

Oct 08, 2014, 16:30 ET

Premiere Week Report Card: Final Data Confirms CTV's GOTHAM as #1 New Fall Premiere

- GOTHAM has top debut of the season among all key demos with 3.4 million viewers - - HOW TO GET AWAY WITH MURDER follows in second place across...

Oct 07, 2014, 11:25 ET

The Laughs are Back as Production Begins on Season 2 of CTV's Original Comedy SPUN OUT

- 13 episodes now being shot in Toronto - - Comedic legend Dave Foley returns to lead ensemble cast for second season, including Paul Campbell,...

Oct 03, 2014, 18:06 ET

SAVING HOPE Grows to 1.3 Million Viewers as CTV's Female-Driven Thursday Night Lineup Reigns

- With only two episodes left until its Fall Finale, SAVING HOPE leads GRACEPOINT simulcast by double digits - - CTV delivers the Top 3 programs...

Sep 30, 2014, 18:03 ET

CASTLE is King with Series-High 2.6 Million Viewers, as the Week Kicks Off With a BANG on CTV

- CTV delivers the Top 4 A25-54 programs Monday night, and leads every hour of primetime - - THE BIG BANG THEORY is the #1 program Monday night...