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 Channel Introduction: MTV Canada -- CHANNEL CANADA
MTV is the world's leading multimedia brand for youth and can currently be seen in more than 363 million households in 141 countries via 35 channels and 19 Web sites in 17 different languages around the world.
Canada's MTV is a Canadian digital television network owned and operated by a subsidiary of Craig Broadcast Systems Inc. through a partnership with MTV Networks (a unit of Viacom International Inc.).
MTV will deliver what Canadian youth are looking for, including interactive access to emerging talent in Canada and top stars from around the world, and a safe haven for expressing ideas and attitudes that are important to them.
www.channelcanada.com /Article6.html   (1019 words)

  
 MTV (Canada) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
MTV, formerly known as talktv, is a Canadian cable television specialty channel devoted to talk and lifestyle programming, and is owned and operated by Bell Globemedia through CTV, in collaboration with MTV Networks.
On June 27, 2006, the MTV afternoon block (3:30pm-6:00pm) was replaced by the MTV Summer block that begins at 1pm and ends at 6pm.
MTV Overdrive Canada, the broadband video channel on http://www.mtv.ca launched on March 21, 2006 at the same time as the MTV Network.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/MTV_Canada   (1824 words)

  
 globeandmail.com - Canada's best source for news continuously updated from The Globe and Mail
MTV is currently broadcast in 140 countries to 363-million households.
The 12-to-24-year-old viewer that MTV Canada is after will already know the concept behind MTV: This is a generation that didn't know life without rock videos.
MTV Networks says that these days, 25 per cent of the programming on MTV is the non-music video.
www.theglobeandmail.com /tv/digital/channels/channel_mtv_canada.html   (673 words)

  
 World Screen - Home
This is the first announcement from MTV Canada since the September 2005 deal by CTV and MTV Networks International to relaunch the brand in the market.
The launch date for the new MTV Canada is expected to be announced in the coming weeks.
MTV Live will feature interviews, debates, surprise guests and roving reporters, inviting Canadians from across the country and around the globe to speak their minds in person, on the phone and by e-mail and live online via webcams, instant messaging and blogging.
www.worldscreen.com /newscurrent.php?filename=mtv22006.htm   (351 words)

  
 Indiantelevision.com > News Headlines > MTV looks to build brand in Canada
MUMBAI: CTV which claims to be Canada’s largest private broadcaster and MTV have announced a new strategic alliance to build and grow the MTV brand in Canada.
The MTV brand is not only back in Canada, but it has returned in a broader, deeper way than ever before they state.
MTV's business in Canada will be overseen by Brad Schwartz who has been named MTV Canada GM, senior VP.
www.indiantelevision.com /headlines/y2k5/oct/oct8.htm   (415 words)

  
 MTV returns to Canada, on CTV | Televisionpoint.com News
The MTV brand is not only back in Canada, but it has returned in a broader, deeper way than ever before.
As a source of dynamic debate, diversity and culture, MTV in Canada will reflect a uniquely Canadian perspective to enrich our global operation, This is a tremendous milestone in our global expansion, and it's terrific to be partnering with CTV — their passion, expertise, and credibility are inspiring.
In Canada, CTV remains the undisputed broadcast leader both in conventional television and in the Specialty sector.
www.televisionpoint.com /news/newsfullstory.php?id=1128151288   (783 words)

  
 MTV Canada Shuts Down : Soul Shine Magazine   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-22)
MTV issued a statement saying that they will announce their new plans in the coming weeks.
Forget MTV Canada just allow me to order the regular MTV and Regular MTV2 and all the other American TV channels im unable to see because the Canadians are worried people will stop watching their garbage.
MTV canada was pretty bad compared to their US counterpart but it was better than nothing or messing with Pirated Satelites.
www.soulshine.ca /news/newsarticle.php?nid=1972   (355 words)

  
 Torontoist: Video Killed The Video Star   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-22)
MTV Canada launched three months ago, and since that time one thing has become obvious: it's way better than MuchMusic.
MTV is still a huge guilty pleasure for most people I know who watch it, including me. I don't like that I like it, but I do (I mean, who wants to admit to watching "My Super Sweet Sixteen").
MTV is really stupid it plays MTV Live like 7 times a day and then Laugna beach and the hills for the rest its pathethic enough said.
www.torontoist.com /archives/2006/06/video_killed_th.php   (1615 words)

  
 Canada, meet MTV - TV Squad
MTV made a brief appearance from 2002 to 2004, but went off the air after receiving a dismal audience.
MTV Canada was a lot like BBC Canada (and BBC America) we thought we be getting an MTV feed but what we got was a gutted version that showed selected programming long after it was originally aired.
The old MTV Canada was restricted as to what MTV programming they could show by the percentage of Canadian programming they had to have to be a digital Category A "must carry" station.
www.tvsquad.com /2006/03/21/canada-meet-mtv   (945 words)

  
 Bell Canada and MTV Announce Exclusive Mobile Deal
The MTV business is powered by an alliance between CTV, Canada's Number One television brand and MTV Networks, the world's most valuable media brand.
MTV in Canada is one of 50 MTV-branded services worldwide serving 171 territories around the world.
About Bell Canada Bell Canada is Canada's national leader in communications with 28 million customer connections across the country.
www.bce.ca /en/news/releases/bg/2006/04/28/73560.html   (603 words)

  
 MTV Live (Canada) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
MTV Live is the flagship show of MTV Canada, on the air since March 21, 2006.
MTV live broadcasts from the Masonic Temple in Toronto, a space which has hosted concerts from the likes of Frank Sinatra, David Bowie, Tina Turner, and as a favourite rehearsal spot of the Rolling Stones.
MTV Live's first guest was Kevin Zegers, a Canadian actor that stared in the movie Transamerica.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/MTV_Live_(Canada)   (565 words)

  
 Playback - Articles - Craig to launch MTV Canada
Notable among the newcomers is MTV, the ubiquitous American brand for youth, music and urban living, which will debut in Canada through its new partnership with Craig Broadcasting.
MTV Canada, meanwhile, will dedicate 43% of gross revenues to the acquisition and creation of Canadian content, an investment that Sterloff says will maintain Canadian culture and develop Canadian cultural programming that may travel through the vast MTV network.
Already, MTV Canada has acquired the entire inventory of extreme sports programming by Calgary's Ride Guide Productions and has licensed the company to create new extreme sports programming under the Fusion banner.
www.playbackmag.com /articles/magazine/20010903/digi.html   (762 words)

  
 CTV.ca | MTV Canada blasts off with VIP bash featuring Kanye West, Sam Roberts (via CobWeb/3.1 planet03.csc.ncsu.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-22)
But while the MTV brand completely covered the event, the concert won't ever air on the Canadian franchise of the popular youth music channel.
That's because MTV Canada's specialty licence means it can't air any music.
MTV has said Tuesday's superstar concert is just the first of what will be many exclusive events at the Masonic Temple, a 90-year-old landmark building on Yonge Street which the channel is using as its Canadian headquarters.
www.ctv.ca.cob-web.org:8888 /servlet/ArticleNews/story/CTVNews/20060420/mtv_kanye_west_performance_20060420/20060420   (531 words)

  
 CBC.ca Arts - New youth channel to replace MTV Canada
MTV Canada will be replaced by a youth channel run by the CHUM family of stations, it was announced Tuesday.
MTV has now exercised an option it had to sever ties with the CHUM-owned Craig.
Air Canada's parent, ACE Aviation Holdings has reported a drop in third-quarter profit to $103 million, in part because of a $102-million charge in connection with the redemption of Aeroplan miles issued before 2002.
www.cbc.ca /arts/story/2005/05/10/chummtv050510.html   (1165 words)

  
 Indiantelevision.com > News Headlines > MTV multi-platform debut in Canada from 21 March
The MTV launch represents the biggest multi-platform launch among all 49 worldwide MTV services comprising the MTV Networks International family, according to MTV Networks International president and MTV Networks vice chairman Bill Roedy.
MTV is a newly branded Canadian analog specialty service and offers a winning schedule, infused with lifestyle, talk and documentary programming.
MTV, in the official statement revealed an extensive list of 23 advertising partners who have inked multi-platform sponsorship deals to be on-board for day one.
www.indiantelevision.com /headlines/y2k6/mar/mar263.htm   (572 words)

  
 Reality hits Canada's MTV   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-22)
MTV is coming back to Canada – and only canada.com has a sneak peek at some of the shows viewers can expect to see.
Details of the rest of MTV’s schedule have not yet been announced but CTV vowed that 71 percent of the prime time shows will be Canadian.
MTV Canada previously operated as a digital channel owned by Craig Broadcasting but the brand was grabbed by CTV after Craig was sold to CHUM and MTV pulled out of the deal.
www.canada.com /topics/entertainment/story.html?id=78380fe8-0642-47f9-a5b7-cb9c7003672f&k=5387   (547 words)

  
 paved.ca :: your GTA roadmap: MTV Canada perpetuates myth of interactivity (via CobWeb/3.1 planet03.csc.ncsu.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-22)
With the launch of MTV in Canada, bombarding the media-about-media this week with details of its six-armed assault on the landscape, the 12-to-17 demographic has been subject to a crash course in how this country's broadcast regulations work – stringent rules that will soon be heading the way of the Betamax.
MTV has also launched their own social networking hub, with hopes that a flood of young consumers will put their subservience on display.
My thought on MTV Canada so far are pretty easy to sum up...
www.paved.ca.cob-web.org:8888 /paved/2006/03/mtv_canada_help.html   (449 words)

  
 The GATE's News File :: MTV Canada: The Second Coming
MTV Canada originally made a go of it through Craig Media a few years ago, but it faced a number of issues early on and then completely vanished when Craig Media was bought up by CHUM Limited (the folks who own MuchMusic).
For years however MuchMusic has often carried MTV programming, including the MTV Video Music Awards which were recently held in Miami.
The deal includes original programming that will be used across the CTV platforms, and around the world on other MTV channels, CTV access into the MTV brand and programming, and the right for CTV to use digital media assets like Video On Demand, and wireless services, to name a few.
www.thegate.ca /news/more.php?id=1019_0_1_0   (666 words)

  
 Playback - Articles - CTV gets its MTV
MTV2 and MTV Canada - which went to CHUM when it bought Craig - were earlier this year rebranded as Razer and PunchMuch.
On the question of ownership, CTV is tight-lipped on whether MTV Networks International has a financial stake in its new Canadian partnership, or an option to acquire a minority holding.
An MTV spokesman says the U.S. channel had foregone an equity stake in its alliance with CTV to sign only a licensing agreement.
www.playbackmag.com /articles/magazine/20051010/mtv.html   (627 words)

  
 CBC.ca Arts - Former MTV Canada VJ sent to jail for bar fight
CALGARY - A former MTV Canada VJ and Calgary resident was sentenced to six months in jail for blinding a man in one eye during a bar fight.
Leggatt was at Cowboys Dance Hall to celebrate his hiring at MTV Canada when the fight occurred.
He left the MTV job last October to work as an announcer at Z95.3 in Vancouver.
www.cbc.ca /arts/story/2003/05/21/mtv210503.html   (1132 words)

  
 Do We Need MTV Canada? at Ryan is Cool By Association
This week MTV Canada is making another go at it after pulling the plug on weak ratings.
Many of MTVs shows such as Newlyweds and Jackass are licenced by MuchMusic or CTV already.
MTV I find is all reality shows which also don’t really interest me. The only one I ever watched on MTV was Sorority Life.
ryanwhitham.com /?p=221   (789 words)

  
 Mute Math Perform on MTV Canada : Soul Shine Magazine   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-22)
New Orleans rockers Mute Math will be heading by the MTV Canada studios for an intimate experience with fans before they hit the stage at El Mocambo in Toronto.
To be in the audience all you have to do is call 1-888-491-6888 or email liveaudience@mtv.ca and show up at the Masonic Temple (888 Yonge Street)home to MTV Canada for the taping.
Currently, Mute Math are set to perform in Montreal tonight and on Thursday, after their MTV Canada stint, will be performing their energizing live performance at El Mocambo in Toronto Thursday evening.
www.soulshine.ca /news/newsarticle.php?nid=3893   (223 words)

  
 umusic.ca :: Keane   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-22)
The MTV Europe Music Awards 2006 (EMAs) will get the multi-platform treatment that has become the hallmark of MTV in Canada.
ET, the awards show will begin live on MTV Overdrive delivering a triple screen experience; and finally, on Saturday, Nov. 11 at 12 midnight ET, highlights from the EMAs will be rebroadcast on CTV (check local listings).
Following the broadcast, highlights from all three streams will be available on MTV Overdrive to be viewed on-demand at any time.
umusic.ca /keane   (1179 words)

  
 MTV Movies | Canada: A People's History [TV Documentary Series] | Plot   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-22)
A joint project of the CBC TV network and the Raido-Canada service, this ambitious documentary series traced the History of Canada literally from the beginning--15,000 BC, to be exact.
The subsquent episodes were nothing if not ambitious, covering the progress of the Dominion right up to 1850 AD.
Telecast in English and French versions, Canada: A People's History ran from October 22, 2000 to November 18, 2001, yielding such ancillary projects as a two-volume book, a website, and a bestselling CD.
www.mtv.com /movies/movie/228768/plot.jhtml   (286 words)

  
 BOARDS OF CANADA - MTV.IT - MUSIC
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www.mtv.it /music/archivio/newsitehome.asp?id=37735   (66 words)

  
 The Popjournalism Blog » MTV Canada moves in
The highly-anticipated launch date of MTV will be made public in the coming weeks.
I spoke with MTV Canada's publicist on Thursday, Feb. 23 and she said that the cement spikes needed to hold up the sign had to be dried 24 hours.
Walked by MTV HQ on Thursday around 4pm and found the logo mounted at the corner.
www.popjournalism.ca /blog/?p=19   (263 words)

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