The Emmy®– and Golden Globe-winning series GAME OF THRONES will begin shooting its next season later this summer, it was announced today by Casey Bloys, president, HBO programming. Production of the seven-episode seventh season will be based in Northern Ireland, while additional portions will be filmed in Spain and Iceland, with debut slated for summer 2017 on HBO.
With all three shows set to return for new seasons on Sunday, April 24, HBO has renewed GAME OF THRONES, SILICON VALLEY and VEEP for 2017, it was announced today by Michael Lombardo, president, HBO Programming.
HBO Canada announced today that its critically acclaimed, award-winning Original Series SENSITIVE SKIN returns for a six-episode second season on Sunday, May 15 at 8:30 p.m. ET. Following the HBO Canada premiere of the first episode, the entire second season will be made available to subscribers at once on multiple platforms, including TMN GO.
And . . . action! Bell Media’s premium Pay TV servicesThe Movie Network (TMN) and TMN Encore are now available to all Canadians. Effective today, previous subscribers to Movie Central and Encore Avenue in Western Canada, as well as millions of other Canadians, can now access TMN and TMN Encore.
Canadian fans of Lenny Kravitz are in for a treat when Super Channel, Canada’s only national English pay television network, premieres the extraordinary concert documentary, Lenny Kravitz Live: Just Let Go, on Saturday, February 13 at 6 p.m. ET (SC1). It will also be available on Super Channel On Demand the following day.
Super Channel, Canada’s only national English pay television network, is pleased to announce that it has acquired the highly anticipated limited event series, 11.22.63, from Warner Bros. International Television Distribution.
Corus Entertainment Inc. (TSX: CJR.B) announced today that, as part of its plan to strategically invest in and further optimize its core national media brands for future growth, it intends to discontinue its Pay TV business in Western Canada, which includes Movie Central, Encore Avenue and HBO Canada.
Bell Media, Canada’s leading broadcaster, and HBO, the world’s most successful pay TV service, announced today an unprecedented agreement in which Bell Media will become the exclusive Canadian home of all HBO programming on all subscription platforms into the next decade.
BCE Inc. today announced that Bell Media will expand The Movie Network (TMN) into a national pay TV service and become the sole operator of HBO Canada, as Corus Entertainment winds down operations of its Movie Central and Encore Avenue pay TV services in Western and Northern Canada to focus on its core national media brands.
Please note VINYL, GIRLS and TOGETHERNESS will also premiere on HBO Canada on Sunday, Feb. 14 and Sunday, Feb. 21, respectively, day-and-date with HBO in the US.