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DHX Media, a leading independent creator, producer, distributor and licensor of mainly children’s entertainment content, is starting production on a brand new 26 x 30-minute, 2D animated comedy series, Looped, aimed at kids aged six to 12. The series is commissioned by Corus Entertainment’s YTV in Canada and has presold to Super RTL in Germany.

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BRIDEGROOM tells the emotional journey of Shane and Tom, two young men in a loving and committed relationship that was cut short by a tragic accident. Starting on October 27, this heartbreaking yet inspirational documentary from producer Shane Bitney Crone and writer/director Linda Bloodworth-Thomason will be available for all Netflix members to watch instantly.

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From CRTC Release:

1. The Commission approves the application by Rogers Media Inc. (Rogers) requesting that it be allowed to submit, along with the tangible benefits report, a written attestation from an officer of the corporation confirming that spending on tangible benefits is incremental for the conventional television stations CITY-DT Toronto, Ontario and its transmitters CITY-DT-2 Woodstock and CITY-DT-3 Ottawa, CHMI-DT Portage la Prairie, Manitoba, CKAL-DT Calgary, Alberta and its transmitter CKAL-DT-1 Lethbridge, CKEM-DT Edmonton, Alberta and its transmitter CKEM-TV-1 Red Deer and CKVU-DT Vancouver, British Columbia and its transmitters CKVU-TV-1 Courtenay and CKVU-DT-2 Victoria. This replaces the requirement to provide a detailed audited report for its tangible benefits spending. The Commission did not receive any interventions in connection with this application.

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Talk Radio AM640’s John Oakley and The Morning Show‘s Liza Fromer are joining forces to co-host live daily simulcast segments beginning Friday, October 4, 2013. John and Liza will be featured live on air on AM640 and The Morning Show weekdays at 6:40 a.m. ET.

“John’s unique perspective, observations and his connection to the people of the GTA, mixed with a healthy touch of humour, has engaged and entertained Toronto commuters every morning,” says Gord Harris, Brand Director, Talk Radio AM640. “We’re thrilled this partnership with Global Toronto will give our listeners a taste of Liza’s personality, and that John will be able to share with Global’s viewers his insights on what Toronto is talking about through a live simulcast on air.”

“Liza has been a staple Toronto morning show presence for many years, with viewers coming to love the charming, honest and straightforward personality she presents on The Morning Show every day,” says Ward Smith, Senior Director, Eastern Region, Global News. “With this partnership, we’re eager to provide AM640 listeners with the same insider access to Liza that The Morning Show’s audience gets each and every day, while developing a relationship between two of the city’s most dominant news voices.”

The Morning Show airs weekdays in Toronto from 6 a.m. to 9 a.m. ET and across Canada from 9 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Listen to Talk Radio AM640’s The John Oakley Show online at www.640toronto.com or at 640 on your AM dial.

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Beginning today, Lifetime® sets ablaze its robust marketing campaign to promote the highly anticipated new drama Witches of East End premiering on Sunday, October 6 at 10pm ET/7pm PT. Offering consumers a glimpse into the mystic world of witchcraft that is central to the series, the multi-platform campaign is poised to generate mass awareness through animated outdoor projections, a Shaw Media specialty first, and strategic wide reaching media vehicles that will tune viewers in to Witches of East End.

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