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.
GETTING ON, HBO’s offbeat comedy that follows the dysfunctional staffers of a geriatric wardwho struggle to keep their composure in the face of patient challenges and medical bureaucracy, returns for a third and final season. Premiering Sunday, Nov. 8 at 10 p.m. ET/MT on HBO Canada, day-and-date with HBO in the U.S., the series is helmed byMark V. Olsen and …
It’s been confirmed that the following HBO titles will premiere on HBO Canada, day-and-date with HBO in the U.S. THE LATIN EXPLOSION: A NEW AMERICA, a celebration of Latino music, debuts Monday, Nov. 16, while KAREEM: MINORITY OF ONE, a HBO Sports® documentary about basketball legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar premieres Tuesday, Nov. 3.
Super Channel, Canada’s only national English pay television network, is pleased to announce that Showtime’s Emmy(r) and Golden Globe(r) winning series, Homeland, will make its highly anticipated season five return on Sunday, October 4 at 9 p.m. ET (SC1), day and date with its US premiere, and will also be available on Super Channel on Demand the following day.
HBO Canada presents a provocative tale of ego, exploitation, and lust for power in the captivating documentary, GOING CLEAR: SCIENTOLOGY AND THE PRISON OF BELIEF, based on the book by Pulitzer Prize winner Lawrence Wright.
HBO Canada presents HBO’s new six-part, one-hour miniseries SHOW ME A HERO from David Simon (HBO’s TREME and THE WIRE) and Oscar® winning Canadian director Paul Haggis (Crash). Exploring themes of race and community through the lives of elected officials, bureaucrats, activists, and ordinary citizens in Yonkers, New York, Parts 1 and 2 premiere Sunday, August 16 beginning at 8 p.m. …
The Movie Network and Movie Central announced yesterday that the second season of their Canadian Screen Award-winning original series SENSITIVE SKIN is currently in production in Toronto for six weeks.
HBO Canada presents the new HBO film BESSIE, premiering Saturday, May 16 at 8 p.m. ET/MT, day-and-date with HBO in the U.S.