Entries by Denette Wilford from 05/2012

'Chopped: All-Stars' Finale: Symon Says

| Posted 05.07.2012 | TV

Canadian foodies have been waiting for this for several weeks: on Tuesday night, we'll find out the winner of cooking reality show 'Chopped,' even though I think I already know who's going to win.

CBC Goes Big And Hits Home

| Posted 05.15.2012 | TV

The broadcaster will continue to do what it's always done -- support 100 per cent Canadian content while entertaining its loyal fans; just in a less extravagant way (unlike this year's season preview, which was the biggest I've ever seen from the network).

'Rookie Blue' Returns, And Yes, I'm Happy About It

| Posted 05.22.2012 | TV

I've loved "Rookie Blue" since it debuted two years ago. I have a real fondness for the stars, who I've spoken to on numerous occasions, but there's something about the series that makes me proud. Sure, it's a Canadian/U.S. co-production, but the series' references to all things Toronto -- from the shots of TTC streetcars or landmarks, or its mentions of familiar streets -- gives us Canadians something to look forward to.