Sex Shop TV’s Vanessa now on

Vanessa, a Montreal based French language adult pay television channel which went live on October 28th, announced this week on its twitter feed http://twitter.com/Van3ssaTV that the station will be part of the Cogeco, Videotron, and Bell Satellite TV line-up by the end of this week.

The station is the brainchild of Anne-Marie Losique, a French television host and producer whose stated goal is to produce a Canadian version of the Playboy Channel.

CRTC gives porn channel okay to go HD

In a broadcasting decision handed down yesterday, the CRTC has approved an application by Sex-Shop Television which would allow the broadcaster to offer its adult pay television Vanessa in high definition (HD).

First approved by the CRTC in 2007, the adult pay television service has yet to make it to air in standard definition.