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With CBS dominating prime time through March Madness, many shows are in reruns this week, but there are a few highlights, including the return of Into the Badlands, Power, and Christopher Me... Read more
There’s some key Canadian content this week, from the Juno Awards to Jann Arden’s new sitcom to a new special from Michael Bublé. There’s a new iteration of Pretty Little Liars, and CN... Read more
A celebration of the life of Aretha Franklin, the return of Christine Baranski in The Good Fight, A Cirque du Soleil special, and if that’s not enough of a circus, Empire returns (I’m curiou... Read more
There’s a mixed bag of new and returning scripted, reality, and documentary programs this week, highlighted by the return of a Canadian television institution, Street Legal. Happy viewing! A... Read more
Following a long list of pre-, Oscar, and post-shows, the Academy Awards will set up the premiere of Whiskey Cavalier on ABC and western CTV channels (repeated on Wednesday on both ABC and C... Read more
Some of today’s biggest names in music celebrate a turning point in the career of Elvis Presley, John Oliver returns for another season of wringing comedy (and occasional pathos) from today’... Read more
The Grammys highlight this week’s offerings, but there are a couple of scripted dramas to note: Montreal native Rachelle Lefevre headlines the new series, Proven Innocent; while Ransom (whic... Read more
Aside from the Super Bowl on Sunday and Donald Trump’s State of the Union address on Tuesday, there are a few highlights this week, including a new sitcom from Karl Pilkington and a drama se... Read more
The next big LIVE musical is Rent, and the stars of that production better hope they’re not up for any Screen Actors Guild Awards, because they won’t be there to accept one; Chris Pine reuni... Read more
It’s a quieter week for premieres and returns, but there are a few standouts. Black Monday is poised to be a winner, and Big Brother: Celebrity Edition (featuring Ottawa comedian Tom Green)... Read more
TV Series Updates
Beyond the Edge (CBS / Global) has been cancelled after 1 season.
Walker: Independence (The CW) will air on W Network in Canada; It premieres October 9 @ 8pm ET.
MasterChef (FOX / CTV) has been renewed for a 13th season.
Moonshine (CBC) has been renewed for a Third season; Season 2 Premieres October 2, 2022.
Transplant (CTV) Season 3 Premieres September 23, 2022.
Your Honor (Showtime / Crave) Season 2 Premieres December 11, 2022.
Flatbush Misdemeanors (Showtime / Crave) has been cancelled after 2 seasons.
Avenue 5 (HBO / HBO Canada) 2nd and Final Season Premieres October 10, 2022.
House of the Dragon (HBO / HBO Canada) has been renewed for a Second season.
The Rehearsal (HBO / HBO Canada) has been renewed for a Second season.
The Chi (Showtime / Crave) has been renewed for a Sixth season.
Power Book III: Raising Kanan (Starz / Starz Canada) has been renewed for a Third season.
The Walking Dead (AMC) Season 11, Part 3 Premieres October 2, 2022.
Yellowstone (Paramount Network) Season 5 Premieres November 13, 2022.
Gangs of London (AMC+) Season 2 Premieres November 17, 2022.
Reservation Dogs (FX on Hulu / Star on Disney+ Canada) has been renewed for a Third season.
Criminal Minds: Evolution (Paramount+) Premieres November 24, 2022.
Tooning Out the News (Paramount+) has been renewed for a Third season. It will be moving to Comedy Central in the USA.
Rap Sh!t (HBO Max / Crave) has been renewed for a Second season.
Big Shot (Disney+) Season 2 Premieres October 12, 2022.
Paper Girls (Amazon Prime Video) has been cancelled after 1 season.
Maggie (Hulu / Disney+ Canada) has been cancelled after 1 season.
The Handmaid’s Tale (Hulu / CTV Drama Channel) has been renewed for a Sixth and Final season.
Star Trek: Prodigy (Paramount+ / CTV Sci-Fi Channel) Season 1, Part 3 Premieres October 27, 2022.
Star Trek: Picard (Paramount+ / CTV Sci-Fi Channel) 3rd and Final Season Premieres February 16, 2023.
Pretty Little Liars: Original Sin (HBO Max / Crave) has been renewed for a Second season.
Rutherford Falls (Peacock / Showcase) has been cancelled after 2 seasons; 2nd and Final season concludes September 27 on Showcase.
The Mysterious Benedict Society (Disney+) Season 2 Premieres October 26, 2022.
Harley Quinn (HBO Max / Adult Swim Canada) has been renewed for a Fourth season.
Trying (Apple TV+) has been renewed for a Fourth season.
Manifest (Netflix) Season 4, Part 1 Premieres November 4, 2022.
Acapulco (Apple TV+) Season 2 Premieres October 21, 2022.
The Umbrella Academy (Netflix) has been renewed for a 4th and Final season.