July 2012

Wednesday, August 1 – 9pm ET/PT on Global

Glee star Darren Criss (Blaine) lends a hand for the “Romanticality” episode, in which contenders pour on the passion for the judges in the music video set to Rihanna’s, “We Found Love.”

Tuesday, July 31 – 10pm ET/PT on Global

When a key witness in an investigation disappears, Mary and Marshall seek help from a Native American detective to find him.

Monday, July 30 – 8pm ET/PT on Global

Shawn, Gus and Pierre (Cary Elwes) race against an evil gang of art thieves to find a mythical dagger that, according to legend, unlocks the hidden treasure of a deceased billionaire.

Wednesday, August 1 – 8pm ET/PT *Veto Night* on Global

With Willie’s removal from the Big Brother house, Shane must find a new ally. The scheming for a chance at one million dollars continues and sparks fly between two houseguests.

Shaw Media and Insight Productions announced today that a national casting call for the first Canadian edition of the international smash-hit reality series, Big Brother, will begin on August 1, 2012.

This announcement comes on the heels of Shaw Media sealing a deal with Endemol to produce the first-ever Canadian installment of the wildly popular international sensation.

Canadians 19 years and older will have the option to apply online and in person at open casting calls at select cities across Canada. Online applications will be available at www.bigbrothercanada.ca. Continue reading »

Open casting is underway for a new CBC food host to join the daytime line-up at the broadcaster.

CBC is asking for audition tapes from both amateur and professional foodies who are interested in a hosting role.

CBC says they are looking for someone who is passionate and inspiring.

“We want to be ‘wowed’ by their culinary skill and ease in the kitchen, their ability to chat and prepare food at the same time, making cooking look effortless and fun.” The CBC website says. Continue reading »

Beginning Monday, July 30, Canada AM will broadcast throughout the Summer Games on CTV News Channel from 6-9 a.m. ET.

Marci Ien and Jeff Hutcheson host daily Olympic Games Viewer Panel, Olympic Games updates at the top of every hour and as always bringing the latest news to Canadians. Continue reading »

London 2012 Olympics – Monday July 30

Basketball: Women

Canadian women’s team.

London 2012 Olympics – Sunday July 29

Diving: Women’s synchronized three-metre springboard

Émilie Heymans and Jennifer Abel.

Cycling: Women’s road race

Clara Hughes.

London 2012 Olympics – Saturday July 28

Cycling: Men’s road race

Ryder Hesjedal.

Basketball: Women

Canadian women’s team.

Swimming: Men’s 400-metres freestyle

Ryan Cochrane. Continue reading »