CTV disclosed venue information across Canada for the upcoming auditions for Canadian Idol. Below is a complete list of those venues, the audition city they are tied to and the start date for auditions (all subject to change).
CTV announced today that when the war in Iraq begins, CTV will provide its live breaking news coverage, free of charge to any licensed radio station (AM or FM) in Canada, for as long as it warrants.
Reporters Without Borders today warned US authorities not to obstruct the media in its reporting of the expected imminent war in Iraq. It expressed concern that the US military might censor journalists officially allowed to work among US forces and that those who opted to work independently would not be protected. It also called on US forces not to destroy … Read More
“Where does it stop? CanWest’s reported plan to go with one-size-fits-all entertainment criticism at its major dailies is yet another devastating blow to diversity of view and opinion in Canada’s newspapers,” says Canada’s largest media union.
Alliance Atlantis Communications Inc. today announced that it is reducing staffing levels in its Entertainment Group by 33 permanent full-time positions, or 4% of the Company’s overall workforce. The staff reductions will be implemented by March 31, 2003.
CITY-TV Vancouver will compact it’s week-end edition of CityPulse to 30 minutes (some personalities that could be seen @ 6pm will move to the 11pm edition) as well as juggle Speakers Corner and DiverseCITY.
The federal government and its agencies must step in and throw Canadian English-language television drama a life-line, says a report released by a coalition of unions representing over 50,000 workers in Canada’s film and television industry.
Peace Point Entertainment Group and the Outdoor Life Network (OLN) present a new television series designed to engage, excite and encourage Canadians to get outdoors, get active and break a SWEAT.
Strip Search, a new television series slated to air on Bravo! NewStyleArtsChannel in September 2003, today announced its search for ordinary Canadian men interested in joining an all-male, bare-it-almost-all dance troupe. The cameras will be rolling as men, age 21and older, vie for a chance to join the group. Strip Search is looking for candidates – who require only enthusiasm … Read More
Happiness abounds among Canadian workers according to a BBC Canada Survey that reveals the majority of employed Canadians are happy in their current jobs. Conducted by Ipsos-Reid(*), the BBC Canada Survey indicates that nine in ten (88%) of working Canadians say they are happy at their jobs.