Bell Media gets approval for “Superhero,” a new specialty TV channel

The CRTC today approved an application by Bell Media for a new national English language Category B specialty television channel called SuperHero.

Category B channels are stations licensed by the CRTC to broadcast within defined formats but are not guaranteed cable or satellite television carriage rights.

CRTC approves applications for three new Category B television channels

In a series of broadcasting decisions handed down over the last week, the CRTC has approved applications by Bhupinder Bola for three new national English language Category B specialty channels.