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Movie Central is a 24-hour, commercial-free, premium pay TV service available in Western Canada. Exclusive multi-year output agreements with most major studios ensure that Movie Central is the preferred destination for newly released box office hits as well as the best in independent and foreign films. Movie Central is also the first place to see the newest series available from Showtime and Starz, including Dexter, Californication and Nurse Jackie, and HBO, available only on HBO Canada (included in the Movie Central subscription), with series and specials including True Blood, Game of Thrones, Boardwalk Empire and HBO Boxing, day-and-date with the U.S. Movie Central gives subscribers access to around-the-clock blockbuster programming.

HBO Canada Offers a Free Sampling of the Premiere Episodes of Buzzworthy Series GIRLS, BANSHEE, and LOOKING

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-de ...

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SENSITIVE SKIN Begins Production, Adds Elliott Gould, Colm Feore, Joanna Gleason, Clé Bennett and Marc-André Grondin To Cast

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 Martin. Also announced t ...

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The Movie Network and Movie Central Prepare for the Final Episode of Showtime’s DEXTER, Sunday, September 22

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. ...

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Movie Central and The Movie Network Announce Premieres of MASTERS OF SEX and CALL ME FITZ

Corus Entertainment's Movie Central (Western Canada) and Bell Media's The Movie Network (Eastern Canada) bring blockbuster entertainment this fall with the highly anticipated Showtime one-hour drama MASTERS OF SEX, premiering on Sunday, Sept. 29 at 9 p.m. PT/10 p.m. ET. The Canadian Screen Award-winning twisted comedy series CALL ME FITZ launches a fourth season full of laughs, beginning Monday, Oct. 7 at 9 ...

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Sunday Nights Sizzle This Summer on The Movie Network and Movie Central with the Final Season of Showtime’s Dexter and New Drama Ray Donovan

Astral's The Movie Network (Eastern Canada) and Corus Entertainment's Movie Central (Western Canada) splash into summer with highly anticipated new and returning dramas from Showtime. The eighth and final season of iconic series Dexter, starring Michael C. Hall in his Golden Globe® Award-winning role as Dexter Morgan, and the series premiere of edgy new crime drama Ray Donovan, starring Liev Schreiber and J ...

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The Movie Network and Movie Central Announce 2013 Production Slate

Astral’s The Movie Network (Eastern Canada) and Corus Entertainment’s Movie Central (Western Canada) are pleased to announce the original series, comedy specials and documentaries that have been greenlit for production in 2013. The line-up includes the new half-hour comedy series, Sensitive Skin, slated to begin shooting in Toronto in October; returning stand-up series Funny as Hell; and documentaries Fanar ...

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The Movie Network and Movie Central Prescribe an Early Look at Remaining Episodes of Showtime’s Nurse Jackie Exclusively for Multiple Platform Audiences

Astral's The Movie Network and Corus Entertainment's Movie Central hook-up Nurse Jackie addicts by providing subscribers with first access to remaining episodes of the series on multiplatform services. The previews start following episode six, which airs on Monday, May 20 at 9 p.m. ET on The Movie Network and 8 p.m. PT on Movie Central - immediately following the linear broadcast, episode seven will be avai ...

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The Trauma Queen Is Back. Showtime’s Nurse Jackie Returns Exclusively to Movie Central and The Movie Network

Sharp-witted and flawed New York City nurse Jackie Peyton (Edie Falco) returns to Corus Entertainment’s Movie Central (Western Canada) and Astral’s The Movie Network (Eastern Canada) in an all new season of Showtime’s critically acclaimed, dark comedy Nurse Jackie. The fifth season of Nurse Jackie premieres Monday, April 15 at 8 p.m. PT on Movie Central and 9 p.m. ET on The Movie Network. ...

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Movie Central and The Movie Network Get Covert with the Original Suspense Drama, Rogue

Corus Entertainment’s Movie Central (Western Canada) and Astral’s The Movie Network (Eastern Canada) are going Rogue with the debut of their thrilling new original drama. The 10-part, one-hour series stars Thandie Newton as Grace, a morally and emotionally conflicted undercover detective who is tormented by the possibility that her own actions contributed to her son’s death. The first hour of Rogue is now a ...

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