Archie Panjabi and Christopher Plummer Lead Global’s New Original Event Series Departure Now In Production

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Global announced today that it has commissioned a new Canadian original six-part event series, Departure. Produced by Shaftesbury and Greenpoint Productions Ltd., the thrilling drama is directed by Canadian Screen Award Winner T.J. Scott (Orphan Black, Star Trek: Discovery), with Malcolm MacRury (Saving Hope) joining as showrunner, and created by Vincent Shiao (Ransom, Aftermath). With principal photography now underway in … Read More

GLOBAL NEWS COMMEMORATES CANADIAN VETERANS FOR REMEMBRANCE DAY

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Lest we forget. Global News is once again providing viewers with poignant coverage of Remembrance Day, honouring Canadians who have served in the military. From nation-wide coverage of the burgeoning student-centred movement, No Stone Left Alone, to special editions of Global National in Ottawa, Global News is honoured to present the past and present of how Canadians remember. The No … Read More

Mark Your Calendars Canada! Global Announces Coast-To-Coast Casting Tour Details For Big Brother Canada Season 7

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The search continues Canada! Pack a bag and set an alarm as Global announces details for the Big Brother Canada Season 7 national casting tour beginning with a two city stop in Vancouver and Halifax on Saturday, October 13. Hopeful Canadians 19 years of age and older can head to one of the below locations or can continue to apply … Read More

5, 6, 7, 8! Global Reveals Celebrity Dancers For First-Ever Dancing With The Stars: Juniors

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Strap on those dancing shoes! Global announces the very first celebrity cast of Dancing with the Stars: Juniors waltzing onto the dance floor during the two-hour premiere on Sunday, October 7 at 8 p.m. ET/PT on Global. The youngest cast ever features 12 celebrity kids including Toddlers & Tiaras’ Alana Thompson, MasterChef Junior winner Addison Osta Smith, and YouTube sensation … Read More

Global Greenlights New Primetime Medical Drama Nurses (working title)

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Adding to its acclaimed roster of Canadian original series, Global proudly announces new primetime medical drama Nurses (working title), set to premiere on the network in 2019. From independent studio Entertainment One (eOne), the 10×60 series is executive produced by Ilana Frank (Rookie Blue), of ICF Films and Vanessa Piazza (Dark Matter) of Piazza Entertainment, with Adam Pettle named as … Read More

NBC Reshapes History with Two-Part “Timeless” Series Finale

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Hey Clockblockers, your mission is complete! NBC and Sony Pictures Television are collaborating on a two-part “Timeless” finale to air during the holidays, giving closure to the globetrotting series that has generated incredible viewer passion. According to executive producers Shawn Ryan and Eric Kripke, audiences can expect the “Timeless” they know and love. A focus on the unsung and underrepresented … Read More

Global Renews EOne’s High Stakes Drama Ransom For Third Season Set To Premiere In 2019

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Today Global announced a fourth renewal to its slate of Canadian content for the 2019 broadcast year, as suspense drama Ransom has been greenlit for Season 3. From global studio Entertainment One (eOne), Korda Studios, Big Light Productions, and producers Sienna Films, the 13-epsiode series will shoot in Budapest, Hungary, beginning in October 2018 and premiere next year on Global … Read More

HOLD ON TIGHT! NEW COMPETITION SERIES TKO: TOTAL KNOCK OUT JOINS GLOBAL’S SUMMER SCHEDULE BEGINNING JULY 11

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Global knocks out the laughter this summer with new obstacle course competition series TKO: Total Knock Out joining its primetime schedule on Wednesday, July 11 at 8 p.m. ET/PT. From executive producer Mark Burnett (Survivor), contestants must hold on tight as they duck and dodge missiles while navigating daunting obstacle courses. The series is executive produced and hosted by international … Read More

Global Primetime Highlights for the Week of June 25, 2018

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SEASON PREMIERES MONDAY Salvation Monday, June 25 – 9 p.m. ET/PT “Fall Out” The secret of the asteroid becomes public following a nuclear incident, setting the world on a dangerous course. Darius (Santiago Cabrera), Grace (Jennifer Finnigan), Liam (Charlie Rowe), and Harris (Ian Anthony Dale) must adapt to new roles in an ever-shifting landscape of fear and civil unrest. WEDNESDAY … Read More

Reality Juggernaut Big Brother Returns For A Milestone 20th Season During A Two-Night Premiere On June 27 & 28 on Global

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One of summer’s hottest series returns with 16 new houseguests battling for victory in the milestone 20th season of Big Brother during a two-night premiere event airing Wednesday, June 27 at 8 p.m. ET/PT and Thursday, June 28 at 9 p.m. ET/PT on Global. The 20th season of the summer staple includes a former undercover cop, a welder, a professional … Read More