Republic of Doyle

CBC Fall TV 2013-14: Something Old, A Lot Of New

HuffPost Canada TV | Denette Wilford | Posted 08.29.2013 | Canada TV

Unlike the other Canadian networks, CBC doesn't have to wait to hear what the American nets have picked up, so every year the national broadcaster is ...

How to Improve Canadian TV

D.K. Latta | Posted 06.30.2013 | Canada TV
D.K. Latta

Canadian TV executives constantly cluck their tongues and ask, "How -- oh, how! -- can ratings be improved?!" You want to know how to improve Canadian TV? Make more #@$%&#! Canadian programs!!!! Period.

Annette Bourdeau

Allan Hawco, 'Republic Of Doyle' Star, On Season 4 Surprises And Guest Stars

HuffingtonPost.com | Annette Bourdeau | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada TV

Last season, "Republic of Doyle" left us with plenty of unanswered questions. Will Des survive the gunshot wound to his stomach? Will Tinny pursue a r...

Annette Bourdeau

2012 Canadian TV: The Best And Worst Moments Of The Year

HuffingtonPost.com | Annette Bourdeau | Posted 12.20.2012 | Canada TV

Canadian TV shows certainly made their mark in 2012, for better or for worse. Homegrown favourites like "Continuum," "Lost Girl," "Bomb Girls" and "Re...

Big Brother Makes for Crappy TV

J.J. McCullough | Posted 04.17.2012 | Canada
J.J. McCullough

The fact that Canadian tastes in entertainment are largely indistinguishable from our southern neighbours is a stubborn fact no amount of central planning can seem to kill; not advertising blitzes, not prime time quotas, and certainly not a fourth season of Being Erica.

WATCH: Newfoundlandese 101

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.11.2012 | Canada

Republic of Doyle’s Allan Hawco stopped by George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight earlier this week to promote the CBC series’ third season. But the bes...