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.
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.
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.
Treachery and nobility, family and honour, ambition and love, death and survival. A bona-fide worldwide phenomenon, and the most-watched series in Canadian Pay TV history, HBO’s Emmy® and Golden Globe®-winning GAME OF THRONES returns for its 10-episode fifth season, Sunday, April 12 at 9 p.m. ET/MT on HBO Canada, day-and-date with HBO in the U.S.
HBO Canada is pleased to offer nonsubscribers a free sampling of three water cooler series following their broadcast premieres, HBO’s new dramedy LOOKING, the second season of Cinemax’s BANSHEE, and Season 3 of HBO’s Golden Globe® Award-winning series GIRLS. The first episode of LOOKING, BANSHEE, and Episode 1 and 2 of GIRLS are available now on HBOCanada.com, TMN GO, Movie Central On Demand, and via on-demand platforms of participating television providers. HBO Canada … Read More
Rhombus Media, Corus Entertainment’s Movie Central, and Bell Media’s The Movie Network announced today that production is underway on SENSITIVE SKIN, a new series based on the acclaimed BBC program of the same name. Kim Cattrall stars in the bittersweet comedy about 50-somethings and executive produces along with co-star Don McKellar, who directs all six episodes from scripts by Bob … Read More
After eight seasons, 95 episodes, 25 Emmy® and 10 Golden Globe® award nominations, only one question remains: how will it all end? Bell Media’s The Movie Network (Eastern Canada) and Corus Entertainment’s Movie Central (Western Canada) conclude an iconic series with a monumental final episode of DEXTER, airing Sunday, Sept. 22 at 9 p.m. ET/MT, day-and-date with Showtime in the U.S.