Hulu Acquires U.S. Rights to CraveTV Original and New Metric Media Hit Comedy LETTERKENNY

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CraveTV and New Metric Media confirmed today that U.S. streaming platform Hulu has acquired the exclusive U.S. streaming rights to the first two seasons of the award-winning Canadian comedy series, LETTERKENNY, in a deal executed by series distributor DHX Media. Created by and starring Jared Keeso, the half-hour, small-town comedy is produced by New Metric Media in partnership with DHX … Read More

CraveTV Announces its New Original Series, the Darkly Funny Comedy NEW EDEN / Confirms L.A. Screenings Pick-Ups for 2018/2019 Season

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CraveTV announced today its latest CraveTV Original, NEW EDEN, a new mockumentary series developed in partnership with Peacock Alley Entertainment. The eight-part, half-hour “true crime” anthology, from two of Canada’s hottest comedic voices – creators and stars Evany Rosen (PICNICFACE, BARONESS VON SKETCH SHOW) and Kayla Lorette (THE BEAVERTON, SPACE RIDERS) – goes into production in Ontario this fall. The … Read More

Uma Thurman to star in Netflix supernatural drama CHAMBERS

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Title: CHAMBERS Format: Scripted one-hour supernatural drama; 10 episodes Character description: Uma Thurman plays NANCY, the mother of a heart donor who forges a hesitant relationship with the young recipient only to find out her daughter may not be as dead as she thought. Logline: A young heart attack survivor becomes consumed by the mystery surrounding the heart that saved … Read More

Netflix June Highlights

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NETFLIX ORIGINAL SERIES Marcella Season 2 (June 8) Sense8 The series finale (June 8) The Staircase Season 1 (June 8) The Ranch Part 5 (June 15) Club de Cuervos presenta: La balada de Hugo Sánchez (Spanish) Season 1 (June 17) Cooking on High (Reality) Season 1 (June 22) Heavy Rescue: 401 Season 2 (June 22) Marvel’s Luke Cage Season 2 … Read More

CraveTV June Highlights

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This month on CraveTV, the acclaimed SHOWTIME drama THE AFFAIR returns for its fourth season; the first season of Issa Rae’s INSECURE joins the HBO Collection; BILLIONS wraps up Season 3; the new Starz documentary series WRONG MAN premieres; and more. New series, documentaries, and specials that begin streaming in June include: The new season of THE AFFAIR begins streaming … Read More

DAZN Canada Scores Exclusive UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League Rights

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DAZN announced today that it has won the exclusive rights to the UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League matches in Canada for the next three years, effective August 2018. Renowned as one of the most prestigious European football tournaments in the world, the UEFA Champions League sees the best European football clubs go head-to-head to emerge as champions of … Read More

DreamWorks Animation Television and Netflix Reveal Cast for All-New Original Series “She-Ra and the Princesses of Power”

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For the honor of Grayskull! DreamWorks Animation Television has revealed the cast of the upcoming Netflix original series DreamWorks She-Ra and the Princesses of Power, set to be released globally in 2018. Aimee Carrero (Elena of Avalor) stars as Adora/She-Ra; Karen Fukuhara (Suicide Squad) as Glimmer; AJ Michalka (The Goldbergs) as Catra, Marcus Scribner (black-ish) as Bow; Reshma Shetty (Royal … Read More

CTV Partners with Netflix to Premiere Milestone SCTV Reunion Event Special to Canadians

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CTV announced today it is joining Netflix to become the exclusive Canadian broadcast partner of the upcoming, yet untitled, SCTV comedy special, which explores the enduring legacy of the iconic, EMMY® award-winning Canadian series SECOND CITY TELEVISION (SCTV). As previously announced, Academy Award®-winner Martin Scorsese directs and pays homage to the iconic Canadian sketch series that reunites past SCTV members … Read More

Netflix May Highlights

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NETFLIX ORIGINAL SERIES A Little Help with Carol Burnett (May 4) Busted! (Korean) Season 1 (May 4) Dear White People Volume 2 (May 4) Manhunt (Mini-series) (May 4) My Next Guest Needs No Introduction With David Letterman: Tina Fey (May 4) The Rain (Danish) Season 1 (May 4) Bill Nye Saves the World Season 3 (May 11) Mob Psycho 100 … Read More

CraveTV May Highlights

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This month, CraveTV presents Seasons 4 to 6 of GAME OF THRONES, the third CraveTV original stand-up special headlined by Graham Chittenden, the new limited series PATRICK MELROSE starring Benedict Cumberbatch, the gripping four-part documentary series THE FOURTH ESTATE, SWEETBITTER and VIDA, two new half hour dramas from Starz, and more. New series, documentaries, and specials that begin streaming in … Read More