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CBC Cancels Three Shows

Three beloved shows on CBC have been cancelled, fresh on the heels of the Rogers-NHL deal. "Arctic Air," starring Adam Beach as a renegade bush pilot in Yellowknife, N.W.T., lasted three seasons and w...
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Why TV Shows Do "Crossover" Episodes

A "crossover" is when characters from one series/property appear in an unrelated series/property. In comic books, the "shared universe" idea is so intrinsic, characters regularly guest star in each other's magazines. There are different reasons for doing a TV crossover. The first is just for the fun of it.
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The (White) Face of Canadian TV and Film

Look at the faces around you in any big city in Canada. Now turn on a TV series or movie. Is that world appearing on screen? It's not whether non-white actors appear or even star in Canadian movies -- they do! -- it's how often they get roles that don't require a non-white actor.