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Bell's Streaming Service To Feature HBO's Entire Library Of Scripted Shows

CP | Daniel Tencer | October 30, 2014 | Canada Business
TORONTO -- Bell Media is launching a new video streaming service that will include the entire HBO scripted library. The company says the subscription service, code-named "Project Latte,'' will feature premium programming, including "The Sopranos,'' "The Wire'' and "Sex and the City.'' "The Wire'' streaming will mark the first time...

VICE TV Network To Be Born Out Of $100-Million Partnership With Rogers

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | October 30, 2014 | Canada Business
In an unusual partnership between an alternative media source and a telecom giant, VICE Media has partnered with Rogers Communications to create "VICE TV Network." The $100-million joint venture will see Rogers and VICE set up a studio in Toronto that will produce content for TV, mobile and web aimed...

These Are The Women Who've Come Forward With Accusations Against Jian Ghomeshi

The Huffington Post Canada | Chris Jancelewicz | October 30, 2014 | Canada Music
Trigger warning: This article contains information about violence which may be triggering to survivors. The number of women who have come forward with allegations that ex-CBC host Jian Ghomeshi assaulted them keeps on rising – with some of the incidents dating back to as long as 12 years...

TiVo Comes To Canada: Cogeco To Launch Set-Top Box Starting Monday

Sunny Freeman | October 30, 2014 | Canada Business
TiVo, the set-top box that lets Americans record live TV to watch later, has landed in Canada. Cogeco Cable, which only operates in Ontario and Quebec, will launch TiVo in Ontario on Monday and will roll out in Quebec in the spring. With the TiVo rollout, Cogeco will be...

BigEarsTeddy Twitter Account Posted Jian Ghomeshi Abuse Allegations In April (TWEETS)

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | October 30, 2014 | Canada Living
Trigger warning: This article contains information about violence which may be triggering to survivors. An anonymous Twitter account that posted a series of tweets in April with allegations of abuse directed at Jian Ghomeshi has fallen under close scrutiny following an explosive new report by The Toronto Star....

Toronto Star On Jian Ghomeshi Allegations: 'Trailer Park Boys' Lucy DeCoutere Says She Was Beaten

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | October 30, 2014 | Canada TV
“Trailer Park Boys” actress Lucy DeCoutere has come forward saying former “Q” host Jian Ghomeshi choked and beat her, The Toronto Star reported Wednesday night. DeCoutere is the first woman who has agreed to be identified after the newspaper published the allegations of three...

Lucy DeCoutere, 'Trailer Park Boys' Actress, Says Jian Ghomeshi Choked And Beat Her

The Huffington Post Canada | Joshua Ostroff | October 30, 2014 | Canada TV
Lucy DeCoutere is the first woman to attach her name to accusations of assault by former CBC radio host Jian Ghomeshi. The Canadian actress, best known for her role on “Trailer Park Boys," told The Toronto Star in a report published Wednesday that she was slapped...

Jon Cryer On The Last Season Of 'Two And A Half Men' And Ashton Kutcher vs. Charlie Sheen

HuffPost Canada TV | Chris Jancelewicz | October 29, 2014 | Canada TV
Between his on-screen alter-ego's crazed neuroticism and his off-screen co-star's wild antics, it has been quite a ride for "Two And A Half Men"s Jon Cryer. Since making his debut as Alan Harper on the CBS sitcom more than a decade ago, the 49-year-old New York...

Debby Ryan On Why Education Is Crucial For A Better World

Brian Trinh | Brian Trinh | October 29, 2014 | Canada Music
As the daughter of a father serving in the U.S. military, Debby Ryan knows what it's like to have your education disrupted. In wasn't till she turned 10 that the popular singer and TV actress eventually settled down in Texas, but the idea of always learning has remained important to...

'Bachelor Canada' Season 2, Episode 7 Recap: And Then There Were Two

HuffPost Canada TV | Chris Jancelewicz | October 29, 2014 | Canada TV
*** WARNING: Contains spoilers. Do not read on unless you've seen "The Bachelor Canada" Season 2, Episode 7. Unless you like spoilers, then go right ahead! *** I’ll be the first to admit that last night’s episode of "The Bachelor Canada" hit me (finally!) harder than previous episodes....

Exclusive 'Insurgent' Motion Poster: Four Is Back, And Badass

Moviefone.ca | Zi-Ann Lum | October 28, 2014 | Canada TV
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Joey McIntyre Talks Becoming A TV Regular On 'The McCarthys,' The NKOTB Days And Fatherhood

HuffPost Canada TV | Chris Jancelewicz | October 28, 2014 | Canada TV
To say that life begins at 40 may seem like an odd concept for someone who sold millions of records, became a household name and was named one of Forbes' highest-paid entertainers all before the age of 20. But when Joey McIntyre marked his 40th birthday last year,...

Mikey McBryan Says Goodbye To 'Ice Pilots NWT'

HuffPost Canada TV | Chris Jancelewicz | October 28, 2014 | Canada TV
When Mikey McBryan first came to Toronto a half-decade ago to promote the very first season of "Ice Pilots NWT," it was the turning point that "changed everything." The Buffalo Airways personality had already shot the first season of the series, but since no one had seen it,...

Kim Kardashian Loves Her BlackBerry, Says She'll "Never Get Rid Of It"

The Huffington Post Canada | Emma Prestwich | October 28, 2014 | Canada Business
BlackBerry's share of the smartphone market is now miniscule, but at least one mega-celebrity still swears by their devices. Kim Kardashian said Monday at the Recode's Code Mobile conference she loves her BlackBerry Bold phone. “A BlackBerry, it’s my heart and soul. I love it. I’ll...

10 Surprising Facts You Probably Didn't Know About Tom Hanks

The Huffington Post Canada | Brian Trinh | October 28, 2014 | Canada TV
Is there anything Tom Hanks can't do? His career spans a swath of roles from the light-hearted rom-coms with Meg Ryan to Oscar-nominated dramas like "Captain Philips" and "Saving Mr. Banks". But despite plenty of accolades over the years, Hanks hasn't allowed the fame go to his head as he's...

Lights Posts Jian Ghomeshi Letter Of Support On Facebook

Joanna Adams | October 30, 2014 | Canada Music
UPDATE: Lights appears to have deleted her "super hero" post supporting Ghomeshi from her official Facebook page. The singer has made no other comment on any of her official sites or accounts. A few Canadian celebrities have come forward to express their support for Jian Ghomeshi in light of the...

Taylor Kitsch Is In For 'True Detective' Season 2, He Says

Jesse Ferreras | October 27, 2014 | Canada TV
Taylor Kitsch says he's been cast in season two of HBO's "True Detective." The Canadian-born star of "Friday Night Lights" confirmed his role in an interview with Adweek, though the website cited sources saying a deal hasn't been finalized yet. Kitsch, 33, would be the third cast member...

Eliza Coupe, 'Happy Endings' Star, Moves On To 'Benched'

Chris Jancelewicz | October 28, 2014 | Canada TV
"Benched," USA Network's latest foray into comedy, might feel like a female-led, updated version of "Night Court," but its title has an unintended duality. Thanks to the casting of two actors from critically acclaimed-but-cancelled series (Jay Harrington of "Better Off Ted" and Eliza Coupe of "Happy Endings"), it's...

John Oliver Begs Torontonians To Vote For 'Asshole' Doug Ford

Ryan Maloney | October 27, 2014 | Canada Politics
Comedian John Oliver is urging Toronto voters to cast a ballot for that "asshole," Doug Ford. Oliver, host of HBO's satirical news program "Last Week Tonight," ended his show Sunday with a segment on the race in Canada's largest city. The host explained to an evidently disappointed audience that Rob...

'The Walking Dead' Season 5, Episode 3 Recap: An Unexpected End

Isabelle Khoo | October 26, 2014 | Canada TV
WARNING: CONTAINS SPOILERS. Read on only if you've already seen "The Walking Dead" Season 5, Episode 3, titled "Four Walls And A Roof." Not even ten minutes into the new episode, I was already screaming, "I knew it!" Last week, many viewers, myself included, had the theory that...
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