Global News is pleased to announce it has won 10
Radio and Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) National and Network Awards
at this evening’s annual banquet. These wins capped off what has been a
triumphant week for Global News and its flagship newscast Global National, after
they captured the prestigious Edward R. Murrow Award for Overall Excellence in
Showcase adds drama to Canadian viewers' summer television lineup with new British import Broadchurch. The critically acclaimed series stars David Tennant (Doctor Who) in a gripping, eight-part mystery premiering on Sunday, August 4 with new episodes airing every Sunday and Monday at 10pm ET/PT.
In Monday night’s exciting season three finale of Top Chef Canada, Vancouver’s Matthew Stowe (Cactus Club Cafe) was crowned with the distinguished title of Canada’s Top Chef in Food Network Canada’s smash hit series. In addition to the coveted title, Stowe receives the grand prize of $100,000 sponsored by SpongeTowels® paper towels, a GE Monogram kitchen worth $30,000, and a custom installation by Caesarstone Quartz Surfaces worth $25,000.
HISTORY announced today new casting for season two of its hit drama series Vikings, including Canadian Alexander Ludwig (The Hunger Games) as Bjorn, the intelligent and
bold warrior son of Ragnar Lothbrok, and Linus Roache (Law & Order) as Ecbert, King of Wessex, a man full of strength, knowledge and undisguised ambition. Over the nine weeks in season one, Vikings became the #1 new specialty drama of the year in Canada (A25-54), averaging 923,000 viewers 2+ and 476,000 viewers Adults 25-54.