W5 and VICE Canada Announce Broadcast of the First Documentary of Their New Partnership, STEEL TOWN DOWN: OVERDOSE CRISIS IN THE SOO, Airing Feb. 10

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W5 and VICE Canada announced today broadcast details for the first documentary of their new partnership, STEEL TOWN DOWN: OVERDOSE CRISIS IN THE SOO, focusing on the impact of Canada’s opioid crisis as it spreads beyond major cities. The hour-long documentary premieres this Saturday, Feb. 10 at 7 p.m. ET on CTV’s W5, Canada’s most-watched documentary series. Additionally, W5 and VICE Canada have partnered with Twitter Canada to premiere the … Read More

W5 and VICE Canada Partner to Deliver Best-In-Class Documentaries Airing in 2018

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W5 and VICE Canada announced today a partnership to produce and air two documentaries in 2018 on the impact and root causes of Canada’s opioid crisis. The partnership’s first production is a 30-minute documentary focused on Canada’s opioid crisis, looking beyond the perception of the issue as an “urban” problem and examining the toll it has taken on small-town Canada. The documentary is … Read More

W5 Exclusive: An Inside Look at the Canadian Special Operations Regiment, Saturday on CTV


“Service first,” the motto of Canada’s elite team of secret soldiers, the Canadian Special Operations Regiment (CSOR). This elite organization specializing in dangerous operations has been shrouded in secrecy…until now. Premiering Saturday, April 5 at 7 p.m. ET/PT on CTV, CTV GO, and CTV News GO, W5’s “SECRET WARRIORS” offers viewers a behind-the-scenes look at CSOR soldiers on a training mission deep in … Read More

W5 Exposes a “PREDATOR’S PLAYGROUND” as Pedophiles Lure Children and Teens Online, Saturday on CTV


As Canadian children are “wired” an average of seven hours a day on laptops, tablets, and cell phones, there are an estimated 750,000 predators online worldwide right now, lurking, “liking”, and learning the online activities of underaged users. Premiering this Saturday, Feb. 15 at 7 p.m. ET/PT on CTV and CTV GO, W5 senior reporter Sandie Rinaldo delivers “PREDATOR’S PLAYGROUND”, a timely examination of … Read More

CTV and CTV Two Fall 2013 Premiere Dates Announced

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CTV and CTV Two head into another blockbuster season as the networks confirmed premiere dates today for the new fall schedule. New amongst the season’s stellar lineup are several big-buzz dramas, including this season’s most-anticipated new series, MARVEL’S AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D., Jerry Bruckheimer’s high-octane suspense drama HOSTAGES, and CTV’s original undercover cop drama PLAYED. The action-packed MARVEL’S AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D. leads CTV’s all-new Tuesday night lineup, … Read More

W5 Gets Behind the Wheel with an Undercover Investigation of Used Car Dealers in “ROAD TEST”, Saturday, March 23


This Saturday, W5 gets behind the wheel with an up-close investigation into the world of used car sales. Conducted in partnership with the Automobile Protection Association (APA), W5’s annual hidden camera investigation turns the lens westward with a focus on Vancouver-area used car dealerships. Premiering this Saturday, March 23 at 7 p.m. ET on CTV, W5’s “ROAD TEST” uncovers misrepresentations, … Read More

Above the Law? W5 Reveals Shocking Rates of Abuse Inside Canadian Long-Term Care Facilities, Feb. 9 on CTV


This Saturday, W5 uncovers horrific stories of parents and grandparents entrusted to long-term care facilities who are suffering unprecedented abuse and assaults. In a landmark investigation, W5 finds alarming rates of resident-on-resident elder abuse in Canada’s private and government-run long term care facilities. In W5’s “CRISIS IN CARE” airing thisSaturday, Feb. 9 at 7 p.m. ET on CTV, Sandie Rinaldo leads the investigation into cases … Read More

W5 Investigates Controversial Treatment for Autistic Children, Saturday on CTV


Premiering this Saturday, Nov. 10 at 7 p.m. ET on CTV, W5 host and Chief Correspondent Lloyd Robertson takes viewers inside an investigation into dolphin-assisted therapy. “UNLOCKING ALEX” looks at one family’s pursuit of a miracle treatment in hopes of helping their severely autistic child. W5’s cameras capture remarkable therapy sessions as the seven-year-old girl seemingly responds to interaction with her dolphin “therapist”, Leena.