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Pic: David Donnelly, CBC
November 22, 2017
by FYI Staff

It's a homecoming for the award-winning journalist, who helped launch BNN predecessor network ROBTv in 1999 after getting her start in journalism at The Globe and Mail and The National Post.

Media Beat
November 22, 2017
by David Farrell

A column about media and the regulatory environment within and beyond Canada's borders.

November 21, 2017
by David Farrell

CTV and Facebook, in partnership with Shakey Pictures, have announced a 90-minute concert by Neil Young on Dec. 1 that is tipped to be broadcast and streamed live from a  small northern Ontario that has a connection to the singer.

Media Beat
November 20, 2017
by David Farrell

A column about media and the regulatory environment within and beyond Canada's borders.

OAB Town Hall summit last Thursday
November 13, 2017
by David Farrell

Today's column provides a summary from the Executive Town Hall summit at the OAB convention in Toronto last week.

Lite Years named in the list of 10
November 8, 2017
by FYI Staff

CTV has released 10 names of the 30 artists selected to participate in the new, six-part reality music series, The Launch. The finalists were chosen by a celebrity group of judges from over 10,000 submissions earlier this year.

Media Beat
November 3, 2017
by David Farrell

A column about media and the regulatory environment within and beyond Canada's borders.

Producers: Michael Cohl, David Sonenberg, Tony Smith, and Randy Lennox
October 27, 2017
by David Farrell

Backers of the show are four producers (pictured above): US-based Canadian entertainment impresario Michael Cohl, American entertainment mogul and lawyer David Sonenberg, UK superstar manager and theatrical producer Tony Smith, and Bell Media President Randy Lennox.

Media Beat
October 20, 2017
by David Farrell

A column about media and the regulatory environment within and beyond Canada's borders.

October 19, 2017
by FYI Staff

The Bell Media commissioned farewell Hip concert doc Long Time Running is to air commercial-free this Friday on the CTV network at 8 pm ET, and on Sunday the CBC is set to air Gord Downie’s Secret Path in Concert.

Media Beat
October 16, 2017
by David Farrell

A column about media and the regulatory environment within and beyond Canada's borders.

September 28, 2017
by David Farrell

With the blessing of the CRTC, Bell Media has unplugged grant-based funding of music videos and EPKs long after its primary channels aired either. From Bell's perspective, it was time to stop underwriting content destined for YouTube.