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.
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.
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.
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.
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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.
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The Jim Steinman epic rock opera opened in London to ecstatic reviews. In fact, one could even go so far as to say the reviewers have gone gaga over the three-hour production.
After garnering 5-star reviews and an extended run in Manchester, Bat Out Of Hell – The Musical promises to be the theatrical hit of the s