The Launch

The Launch

Boy George salutes the cast in Season 1.
May 7, 2018
by External Source

Hot on the heels of a breakthrough inaugural season that delivered a series of consecutive #1 hit songs, amassing more than 12 million streams internationally – and triggering one certified platinum single – CTV has announced that casting for Season 2 of its original hit series is open today.

February 22, 2018
by FYI Staff

Sony Pictures Television will distribute the big ticket Bell Media music show format worldwide, excluding Canada, and has its production company, Electric Ray, on board to produce the format in the U.K.

January 15, 2018
by David Farrell

Postmedia Network Canada Corp.

January 11, 2018
by David Farrell

Corus Entertainment took a drubbing for its Q1 n

January 8, 2018
by David Farrell

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

Scott Borchetta and Fergie are two high profile judges on The Launch
January 8, 2018
by David Farrell

CTV has partnered with Disney to promote its big-budget music reality series The Launch and augmented the run with a seventh episode that goes behind the scenes with additional content.

December 20, 2017
by David Farrell

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

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 6, 2017
by David Farrell

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

November 2, 2017
by FYI Staff

CTV’s big-budget, six-part talent search where unknown singers are matched with original songs, is to be teased on iHeartRadio Top 40, Hot AC, and AC stations.

September 25, 2017
by FYI Staff

Boy George, Alessia Cara, Motley Crue’s Nikki Sixx, top 40 song-writing superstar Julia Michaels, and Sugarland’s ace vocalist Jennifer Nettles are the latest additions to CTV’s 2018 global hitmaking super show The Launch.