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Global Unveils its 2016/2017 Primetime Schedule

Today, Global unveiled its magnetic 2016/2017 primetime schedule, adding 11 of the most sought-after new series this season to its heavyweight roster of longstanding hits. Building on Global’s solid schedule which garnered nearly 20 million weekly viewers last fall, including its successful fan favourites, NCIS franchise (NCIS, NCIS: LA, and NCIS: New Orleans) which reached nearly 6 million weekly viewers …

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Corus Entertainment to Acquire Shaw Media

Corus Entertainment Inc. announced today that it has entered into an agreement to acquire all of Shaw Media Inc. (“Shaw Media”) from Shaw Communications Inc. (“SCI”) for $2.65 billion to be paid through a combination of cash and Corus Class B Shares. The transaction will give Corus ownership of all of Shaw Media’s leading brands, resulting in a combined portfolio …

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Global Delivers Super-Charged Slate of New Series and Returning Primetime Hits this Fall

Today, Shaw Media announced Global‘s action-packed 2015/2016 fall schedule. Strengthening its already rock solid schedule of powerful dramas, Global is set to debut 13 new super-charged series. One of the most anticipated new shows for fall, with an astounding 12 million trailer views on YouTube in just two weeks, Supergirl joins Global’s powerhouse fall lineup. From the DC Comics Universe, …

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Big Brother Canada Season Three Premiere Reaches 2.6 Million Viewers

Big Brother Canada‘s nail-biting season three premiere drew over 1 million (2+)* viewers on Global and Slice™. Monday’s opener reached 2.6 million** viewers over the hour, who watched with anticipation as the houseguests moved in to an empty house and were forced to instantly nominate two people for eviction, putting Risha Denner and “Sindy with an ‘S’” on the chopping …