November 28, 2013
It’s chop or be chopped in the brand new, high-stakes, food competition series Chopped Canada. Food Network Canada and Paperny Entertainment today revealed the list of 52 Canadian competitors who will cook-off in the first half of Chopped Canada’s inaugural season. Premiering on Thursday, January 2at 10pm ET/PT, Chopped Canada is hosted by Toronto-native Dean McDermott (Rachael vs. Guy Celebrity Cook-Off season two winner) and features a rotating panel of all-star judges including Lynn Crawford (Pitchin' In), Chuck Hughes (Chuck's Day Off), Michael Smith (Chef Michael's Kitchen), Susur Lee (Top Chef Masters), Roger Mooking (Heat Seekers), Vikram Vij (Top Chef Canada seasons 1 and 2), John Higgins (George Brown College), and Anne Yarymowich (formerly FRANK Restaurant).
November 28, 2013
Entertainment Tonight Canada today announced that author, television star and multi-platinum recording artist Demi Lovato (@ddlovato) has joined the powerhouse lineup for its 5th annual 'New Year's Eve at Niagara Falls,'. The two and a half hour coast-to-coast countdown, which saw record-breaking attendance numbers last year, is hosted by Cheryl Hickey (@cherylhickeyetc) and Rick Campanelli (@RCampanellietc), with the help of Sangita Patel (@Sangita_Patel). The show kicks-off at 10pm (local time) on Global.
November 21, 2013
Reunion Pictures, in association with Shaw Media, today announced that production is underway on season three of Continuum, Showcase's Canadian original action-drama about a policewoman from 2077 who travels back in time to track down escaped convicts from her future. Season three of Continuum is slated to premiere on Showcase in March 2014.
November 20, 2013
June 1913, relations between Germany and the rest of Europe are tense. On June 28th, a massive shockwave rocks Europe, emanating from a single blast point in the heart of the German Empire. This looks like the beginning of the war everyone has been anticipating; however, it is the terrifying start of something much different. Premiering December 5 at 9pm ET/PT on HISTORY, the Canadian original film The Great Martian War spectacularly re-imagines the years 1913-17, with humankind fighting a catastrophic war against a savage race of extraterrestrial invaders.
November 19, 2013
Scott Cozens and Sheldon Smithens, the Canadian Pickers, have picked their way from coast to coast, buying and selling unique pieces of Canadian history. Over the course of 52 episodes across four seasons, the Pickers have revealed diverse aspects of Canada’s fascinating past through the objects they bought and the people they met. This December, HISTORY concludes the final season of Canadian Pickers with four new episodes, and a special all-day marathon leading into the final two episodes of the series.