Production Begins on New Original Drama, REX – Coming to Citytv in 2019

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Shaftesbury, Pope Productions, and Citytv announced today that production has begun on new drama series REX (wt). Centred on the partnership between a police detective and his hardworking dog, REX is a procedural drama with a twist. Starring John Reardon (Van Helsing, Continuum), Mayko Nguyen (Killjoys, Fahrenheit 451), and Enrico Colantoni (Bad Blood, Flashpoint), the eight-episode, 60-minute series is based … Read More

Jessica Lucas to Star in New Original Crime Drama The Murders, Coming to Citytv 2019

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Jessica Lucas (Gotham, Cloverfield) is set to star as Detective Kate Jameson in new original crime drama The Murders, coming to Citytv in 2019. Produced by Muse Entertainment in association with Citytv, the eight-part, 60-minute episode season began shooting in Vancouver on October 9, 2018. “The Murders is a great example of our continued commitment to invest in premium original … Read More

Roger Petersen Named Co-Host of Breakfast Television Toronto

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Citytv announced today that Roger Petersen has been named co-host of Toronto’s longest-running morning show, Breakfast Television. Starting today, Petersen officially joins co-host Dina Pugliese, along with fellow newcomer Stella Acquisto, and the rest of the celebrated BT family of Frank Ferragine, Winston Sih, Melanie Ng, Tammie Sutherland, and Kerry Prunskus to wake-up the Greater Toronto Area and beyond. Breakfast … Read More

Citytv NOW and FX NOW Streaming Services to Deliver Current Hits and Past Favourites

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Whether you missed an episode last night or an entire season last year, it’s not too late to catch up. This September, Rogers Media brings current and past seasons of favourite shows to Canadian audiences with Citytv NOW and FX NOW – companion streaming services that deliver an immersive, bingeable, on-demand TV experience that viewers love. “Marrying the immersive experience … Read More

Bad Blood Welcomes New Blood for Season 2 of the City Original Series

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With cameras now rolling on eight all-new 60-minute episodes of the critically acclaimed original drama Bad Blood, City announced today Season 2 casting for the series’ highly anticipated return this fall. Star Kim Coates reprises his role as Canada’s favourite multifaceted mobster, Declan Gardiner, helming a dynamic new ensemble cast, featuring Louis Ferreira (Breaking Bad, S.W.A.T), Anna Hopkins (Shadow Hunters), … Read More

City Announces 2018 Summer Schedule

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From top-notch talent and those who get the gong to looking for love and getting your game show on, City has you covered with its sizzling 2018 summer schedule. So relax, unwind, and escape, as the laughs, gasps, tears, and cheers get underway with the season’s hottest new dating series and eight returning favourites, beginning Monday, May 28. The summer … Read More

City Renews Blockbuster Original Drama Bad Blood for Season 2

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“We take care of our friends… so long as you remain a friend.” Following a successful six-episode Season 1 run, City is taking care of its viewers by greenlighting eight new one-hour episodes for Season 2 of the compelling, original drama Bad Blood, starring Canadian powerhouse Kim Coates. Produced in partnership with New Metric Media and Sphère Média Plus, in … Read More

Pop Pop, it’s Show Time! Guess Who’s Back Again? Rogers Media Hits a High Note with Multiplatform Coverage of the 60th Annual GRAMMY Awards®

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Whether it’s popping bottles with Bruno Mars or crooning with Canada’s own Alessia Cara, Rogers Media has music fans covered every step of the way with national, multiplatform coverage of the 60th Annual GRAMMY Awards®. Featuring a live red carpet special, exclusive Facebook videos, radio specials, and digital coverage across Rogers Media assets, viewers get an all-access pass to Music’s … Read More

Sportsnet Celebrates Heroes of Hockey with the 18th Annual Scotiabank Hockey Day in Canada, Jan. 20

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Sportsnet is heading to the west coast of Newfoundland and Labrador this Saturday to celebrate the 18th annual Scotiabank Hockey Day in Canada – Canada’s biggest single-day hockey celebration. Hosted live from Corner Brook, NL, the 12.5-hour marathon broadcast features four must-see matchups with all seven of Canada’s NHL teams in action, beginning at 1 p.m. ET / 10 a.m. … Read More

City Extends Rights for Music’s Biggest Night® for an Additional Three Years

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As City prepares to take centre stage for its fifth year as the exclusive Canadian broadcaster of the GRAMMY Awards®, the network today announced it has extended its current deal for an additional three years. With a cume reach of 12.2 million (Ind. 2+) over the last four years, the GRAMMY Awards® continue to be the year’s dominant music program, outperforming the … Read More