CBC/Radio-Canada to Mark 50 Years of Canadian Television

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This Fall marks 50 years of Canadian television and CBC/Radio-Canada is inviting the whole country to join in the celebrations. Beginning September 6th, five decades after the first broadcasts from Montreal and Toronto in 1952, CBC/Radio-Canada will kick-off a month full of activities. Tune in to 50th Anniversary television programs, go online to Anniversary websites, join in community celebrations, and …

John Wells recovering from surgery

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TSN CFL commentator John Wells is resting comfortably in a Montreal hospital after undergoing emergency surgery on Saturday, Aug. 3. Wells, 56, was in Montreal on Friday night for the TSN broadcast of the Alouettes/Eskimos game when he took ill. John’s family is with him in Montreal and his spirits are good.

Fall 2002 Highlights: W Network

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Highlight of the 2002-2003 season. 21 new Canadian series commissioned for fall 2002/winter 2003 Producer WAYNE GRIGSBY brings international hit comedy series, A Guy & A Girl to English Canada W Network premieres its first commissioned drama series, Just Cause Debut of designer CANDICE OLSON’S first television series, Divine Design Groundbreaking home make-over series, The Decorating Challenge, graduates to one …