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Winner Declared in Season Finale of CANADA’S HANDYMAN CHALLENGE – Casting Call for Next Season!

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For the last eight weeks HGTV Canada celebrities Scott McGillivray (Income Property), Bryan Baeumler (Leave It To Bryan) and Paul Lafrance(Disaster Decks) have been drilling and judging the country’s top amateur handyman talent to find the best of the best in Canada’s Handyman Challenge. In last night’s adrenaline-fueled finale featuring guest judge Mike Holmes (Holmes Makes It Right), 29-year-old Maria Nestoras from Hamilton, Ont. brought home the $25,000 prize and the respect …

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Canada’s Handyman Challenge Returns to HGTV With Big Stars and A Big New Prize

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HGTV Canada’s top series of 2012* returns in search of Canada’s best handyman. In the new season ofCanada’s Handyman Challenge, HGTV celebrities Bryan Baeumler (Leave It To Bryan), Scott McGillivray (Income Property) and Paul Lafrance (Decked Out) are teaming up as judges along with HGTV newcomer Jennifer Robertson (Little Mosque on the Prairie, Mr. D) as host. The competition is amplified this season as contestants battle it out for …

Some Superheroes Wear Capes, HGTV Canada’s Wears Overalls

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As any superhero fan knows, with great power comes great responsibility, and Mike Holmes is every inch the hero in his new seriesHolmes Makes It Right. HGTV Canada is bringing Mike’s superhero status to life in a powerful national marketing campaign driving mass awareness and excitement for the new series that premieres on Tuesday, October 16th at 9pm ET/PT.

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Shaw Media Celebrates Big Night with Big Numbers

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Shaw Media is celebrating a night of big wins across Global and its slate of specialty services. Global’s Hotel Hell, featuring Gordon Ramsay, won Monday night with 1.6 million viewers (2+, national). HGTV Canada and HISTORY, whose fall schedules launched this week, took the top two spots (A25-54) across all non-sport specialty channels. All in over 16 million Canadians tuned in last night to Shaw Media networks.  

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This fall on HGTV: LEAVE IT TO BRYAN, HOLMES MAKES IT RIGHT, LIVE HERE, BUY THIS

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Highly anticipated brand-new and returning series are filling the fall schedule on HGTV Canada, bringing big entertainment, dynamic stories and compelling characters to Canadians. Featuring its refreshed on-air look, this fall HGTV is jam-packed with favourite celebrity hosts, new versions of international hit formats and enticing original series, all beginning the week of August 27.

HGTV Celebrities Mike Holmes, Bryan Baeumler and Scott McGillivray Join Forces to Discover Canada’s Best Handyman

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Canadian hobby handymen and women with the skills to impress HGTV Canada’s top talent have a place to be this July to apply for Canada’s Handyman Challenge! Teaming up for the first time ever, powerhouse construction experts Mike Holmes (Holmes on Homes, Holmes Inspection), Bryan Baeumler (House of Bryan, Disaster DIY) and Scott McGillivray (Income Property) are on the road …

National Campaign Promoting Diverse Range of Programming Explores Unique Creative and New Promotional Vehicles

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This week HGTV Canada unveils its national spring marketing campaign in support of three very diverse series: the brand new competitive series, All-American Handyman featuring HGTV’s heroes, Mike Holmes and Scott McGillivray, Decked Out, the channel’s first backyard deck series featuring brand new expert host Paul Lafrance, and the long-standing smash-hit series House Hunters and House Hunters International. Targeting Adults …

HGTV Canada Sprouts A Stellar Spring Schedule Beginning The Week of April 5th

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Beginning the week of April 5 HGTV Canada is swinging into spring with a stellar new schedule of entertaining, inspiring and informative home-related series. Heavy-hitters, Mike Holmes and Scott McGillivray share the small screen together in the competitive series All-American Handyman; HGTV introduces expert builder and host, Paul Lafrance, who will have audiences dazzled by decks in Decked Out; and …