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Apr 01, 2019, 14:29 ET Bell Media and Its Partners Collect 55 Awards at the 2019 Canadian Screen Awards

– CTV's hit original series CARDINAL ties for most wins of any TV series with seven awards, including Best Limited Series – – Crave Original Series...


Feb 22, 2018, 05:05 ET Sony Pictures Television Lands Worldwide Distribution for CTV's THE LAUNCH in Exclusive Deal with Bell Media and Big Machine Label Group

To tweet release: http://bmpr.ca/2CC2dJf TORONTO, LOS ANGELES, CA, and NASHVILLE, TN, Feb. 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - Bell Media, Big Machine Label...


Oct 16, 2017, 06:10 ET Bell Media Introduces the Next Big Music Series THE LAUNCH at MIPCOM

– Jane Rimer to represent new international TV format THE LAUNCH – – Reinventing the music television series genre, THE LAUNCH delivers an authentic, ...


Feb 06, 2017, 07:18 ET Bell Media and Music Mogul Scott Borchetta Join Forces to Showcase Music Talent Worldwide

– Bell Media and BMLG begin development on new worldwide TV music format – – Partnership with Borchetta's Big Machine Label Group (BMLG) is a...


Nov 03, 2016, 11:59 ET Creative Team and Cast Announced for Bat Out Of Hell - The Musical, Opening June 20, 2017 in London's West End

− With music and lyrics from Jim Steinman and directed by Jay Scheib, Bat Out Of Hell – The Musical premieres on June 20, 2017 at the London Coliseum ...


Jan 06, 2016, 08:00 ET Bell Media and iHeartMedia Sign Exclusive Partnership to Expand iHeartRadio into Canada

– Bell Media to expand iHeartRadio brand across Canada through digital platforms, live events, auto dashes, and more – Tweet this release:...


Nov 19, 2015, 05:00 ET Bell Media and HBO Sign Historic Agreement Bringing Canadians Unprecedented Access to HBO Programming

– Bell Media gains the flexibility to exclusively deliver all current, past, and library HBO programming across linear, on-demand, and OTT platforms...


Jun 12, 2015, 12:30 ET Bell Media In-House Agency Wins 25 PromaxBDA Awards

– Bell Media the most decorated Canadian broadcaster – – 2015 winners include Much, Discovery, Space, TSN, MTV Canada, The Movie Network, CTV, 104.5...


Jun 08, 2015, 11:12 ET Production Apprenticeships Announced for the 2015 Bell Media Executive Producer Accelerator Lab

– Erica Landrock and Jennifer Little awarded apprenticeships with industry-leading Canadian production companies RTR Media and Force Four...


Jun 02, 2015, 08:00 ET 2014/2015 Canadian Television Report Card: Canada's Most-Watched Specialty Channels

– TSN once again ranks as Canada's #1 specialty channel in all key demos – To tweet this release: http://bmpr.ca/1LZ3uc7 TORONTO, June 2, 2015 /CNW/...


May 27, 2015, 17:02 ET CraveTV Renews Its Hit Supernatural Comedy DEADBEAT for Season 3

– Seasons 1 and 2 streaming now on CraveTV – – Star Tyler Labine to visit Bell Media headquarters tomorrow for Canadian press tour – Tweet this...


May 19, 2015, 17:10 ET Stuart Garvie Appointed President, Bell Media Sales

To tweet this release: http://bmpr.ca/1FshXwL TORONTO, May 19, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Bell Media announced today the appointment of Stuart Garvie as...


May 07, 2015, 09:05 ET CraveTV Continues to Grow as SaskTel Signs On as Latest Distributor

– SaskTel becomes latest CraveTV distributor, along with NRTC Communications, WTC Communications, and Tbaytel – Tweet this release:...


May 07, 2015, 08:15 ET CraveTV Becomes the First Canadian Streaming Service to Offer Chromecast Capability

– Chromecast enhances CraveTV experience by allowing subscribers to cast CraveTV to their TVs from Android and iOS phones and tablets, as well as...


May 05, 2015, 11:03 ET CraveTV Now Streaming on Apple TV

– Launching on Apple TV is a significant step in the evolution of CraveTV – – Thousands of hours of hit CraveTV content is now available in 1080p –...


May 04, 2015, 13:31 ET Astral Out of Home Wins Indoor Advertising Contract for Halifax Stanfield International Airport

Tweet this release: http://bmpr.ca/1AA3ucB HALIFAX, May 4, 2015 /CNW/ - Astral Out of Home, a division of Bell Media and one of Canada's leading...


Apr 10, 2015, 10:40 ET How to Get Brands on the Podium for Consideration: Bell Media Introduces Ground Breaking Automotive ROI Research

– ROI study explores the brand deliberation funnel that gets automotive brands into the Top 3 for consumer consideration – – In the demand generating ...


Mar 30, 2015, 14:53 ET Supernatural Comedy DEADBEAT Launches Exclusively on CraveTV, April 3

– All 10 episodes of Season 1 begin streaming on April 3 – – Season 2 premieres April 20 and includes guest stars James Franco, Danny DeVito, and...


Mar 25, 2015, 18:32 ET Statement by Kevin Crull, President, Bell Media on CTV News

TORONTO, March 25, 2015 /CNW/ - "CTV News is Canada's leading news organization because of its longstanding commitment to the highest levels of...


Mar 18, 2015, 14:55 ET CraveTV Extends Its Reach as Four More Distributors Sign On

– CraveTV now available to Hay Communications, Mitchell Seaforth Cable TV, Tuckersmith Communications, and Wightman Telecom customers – – CraveTV now ...


Mar 17, 2015, 10:53 ET Astral Out of Home Launches Highly Anticipated 2015 Carte Blanche Competition

– 6th edition of Carte Blanche advertising competition returns March 23 – April 21 – – Carte Blanche expands to agencies in Calgary and Edmonton for...


Mar 05, 2015, 08:44 ET Internet Sensation LETTERKENNY Becomes First Original Series Ordered by CraveTV

− Based on the internet hit with more than 8 million views, half-hour comedy becomes first Canadian series commissioned for a Canadian SVOD service – ...


Mar 02, 2015, 15:55 ET Bell Media Leads Major Categories at 2015 Canadian Screen Awards

– With 53 television awards overall, Bell Media productions win Best Drama, Best Comedy, Best Reality Series, Best Web Series, and Best...


Mar 02, 2015, 10:44 ET Nanos: Only 20% of Canadians Say Ability to Watch Super Bowl Ads More Important Than Supporting Canadian Broadcasters

To tweet this release: http://bmpr.ca/1By15Dl TORONTO, March 2, 2015 /CNW/ - A new Nanos survey for Bell Media released today suggests that Canadians ...


Feb 26, 2015, 15:34 ET Bell Media and Its Partners Take Home 43 Awards During the First Two Nights of the 2015 Canadian Screen Awards

– Space's ORPHAN BLACK wins eight awards on Wednesday, the most of any program – – The Movie Network documentary OUR MAN IN TEHRAN wins five awards...