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  1. Shaw Media 2015-16 Specialty Channel Lineup (Showcase, HGTV, etc.)

    What's On Television?
    EDIT: Corus took over Shaw Media effective April 1 and shut down the Shaw Media site, breaking any links to that site - see post 48 for more info. SHAW MEDIA SPECIALTY 2015/2016 HISTORY Curse of the Frozen Gold (6x60min) September 2 Canadian Original, Canadian Broadcast Premiere Battle...
  2. Shaw Media 2014-15 Specialty Channel Lineup (Showcase, HGTV, etc.)

    What's On Television?
    SHOWCASE Outlander (Canadian Broadcast Premiere) - FALL 2014 Dominion (Canadian Broadcast Premiere) - FALL 2014 Satisfaction (Canadian Broadcast Premiere) - FALL 2014 The Red Tent (Canadian Broadcast Premiere) - FALL 2014 Brand-new seasons of returning series on Showcase include...
  3. Shaw Media 2013-14 Specialty Channel Lineup (Showcase, HGTV, etc.)

    What's On Television?
    Over 60 new shows, over 90 returning series, over 600 hours of original content and the dynamic new channel DTOUR. DTOUR Rock My RV (Canadian Broadcast Premiere) FALL 2013 Hotel Impossible (Canadian Broadcast Premiere) FALL 2013 Get Lost (Canadian Broadcast Premiere) FALL 2013 Mysteries at the...
  4. Shaw Media 2012-13 Specialty Channel Lineup (Showcase, HGTV, etc.)

    What's On Television?
    Over 650 Hours of Canadian Original Programming 57 series premiering this fall SLICE The Mistress (World Premiere, Canadian Original) AUGUST 27 Ex-Wives of Rock (World Premiere, Canadian Original) AUGUST 29...
  5. Showcase Premieres for January

    What's On Television?
    New to the channel is the crime series Rizzoli & Isles, about a tough-as-nails detective and an impeccably dressed coroner. Rounded out by returning series Royal Pains, Misfits, Covert Affairs and Lost Girl, the winter schedule launches January 3. Capturing almost nine million viewers during...
  6. Shaw Media 2011-12 Specialty Channel Lineup (Showcase, HGTV, etc.)

    What's On Television?
    Over 35 Brand-New Series Premiere This Fall across Shaw Media's 18 Specialty Channels FOOD NETWORK Jamie's Meals In Minutes (North American Broadcast Premiere) AUGUST 29 Sugar High (Canadian Premiere) AUGUST 31 Tough Cookies (Canadian Premiere) AUGUST 31 Crave (Canadian...
  7. Goodbye Canwest, Hello Shaw Media

    Industry News
    After receiving final approval from the CRTC last Friday, Shaw Communications today completed the purchase of the bankrupt Canwest Global television properties. Canwest entered creditor bankruptcy protection in late 2009, leading to the sale of the company's assets to Shaw in a deal announced...
  8. Competition Bureau clears Shaw's acquisition of Canwest

    Industry News
    The Competition Bureau of Canada announced today that it will not challenge Shaw Communications Inc.'s proposed acquisition of the over-the-air and specialty television businesses of Canwest Global Communications Corp. The federal agency said that following a significant review, it had...
  9. Showcase programming now available on iTunes

    Industry News
    CanWest announced today that a collection of Showcase television series are now available for purchase and download from the iTunes Canada store. Among the TV series now available are Trailer Park Boys, Kenny vs. Spenny and the gaming comedy Pure Pwnage. The shows are available in standard...