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Top Chef Canada: All-Stars Premieres Sunday, April 2nd!

Canada’s Illustrious Culinary Competition Returns With New Host and Expert Panel of Resident Judges!

Television Personality Eden Grinshpan Hosts Alongside Head Judge Chef Mark McEwan and Esteemed Panel of Resident Judges: Renowned Food Critic Chris Nuttall-Smith, Food Blogger Mijune Pak, and Powerhouse Restaurateur Janet Zuccarini Top Chef Canada: All-Stars Premieres Sunday, April 2 at 10 p.m. ET/PT on Food Network Canada
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Season 5 of Big Brother Canada premieres March 15th!

Global has revealed a March 15 debut for the next installment of Big Brother Canada. A season full of “dizzying drama, electrifying challenges, and shocking surprises,” will once again welcome a group of outrageous houseguests into the Big Brother Canada house for season five of the no-holds-barred show. Live eviction episodes will also air on Thursdays at 8 p.m., with new episodes also airing on Mondays at 9 p.m.

Also, new this season is After the Eviction Live Facebook chats, which will offer an extended interview with each evicted houseguest where fans can ask their burning questions live.

Nominees announced for The 2017 JUNO AWARDS

Drake, The Weeknd, Shawn Mendes and Alessia Cara lead the race for the 2017 JUNO Awards, topping the list of nominees announced for Canada’s annual music prize. The Tragically Hip also earned multiple nominations, including for group of the year and rock album of the year for Man Machine Poem.

The Juno Awards will air live from the Canadian Tire Centre in Ottawa on CTV and CTV GO on Sunday, April 2nd.
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Insight nominated for 29 Canadian Screen Awards

Insight Productions dominated the Canadian Screen Awards nomination announcement yesterday with a massive 29 nominations across 20 categories, including five nominations in the best programme and series categories for The Tragically Hip: A National Celebration; The Amazing Race Canada; The JUNO Awards 2016; Big Brother Canada; and Canada’s Walk of Fame 2016.

“Barb and I extend our gratitude and congratulations to each of these extraordinarily talented nominees who, day in and day out, bring their A game and their passion to Insight’s shows,” said John Brunton, Chair and Chief Executive Officer of Insight Productions. “We couldn’t be more proud of them and we couldn’t be more proud to partner with CBC, Corus, and CTV on these amazing shows.”

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Bunim/Murray Productions and Insight ink global formats deal

Keeping Up With the Kardashians and Born This Way producer Bunim/Murray Productions has inked a deal to create global formats across genres with Insight Production Company.

Julie Pizzi, co-president of entertainment and development at Banijay-owned BMP, and Jane Rimer, Insight’s chief of international business and creative development, will preside over the partnership, which both companies see as “huge opportunity” to reach tap an appetite for high-quality formats in the global market.
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Amazing race canada & big brother canada dominate ratings in 2016

Another massive year for The Amazing Race Canada and Big Brother Canada!
Season four of The Amazing Race Canada led the ratings race, pulling a television rating of 1,860,000 average viewers for Bell Media. Big Brother Canada handed Corus Entertainment it’s biggest ratings pull with over 1 million viewers per episode.

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