December 2012

As 2012 comes to an end, full-year data from BBM Canada provides a snapshot of what Canadians were watching on television this calendar year.

The Super Bowl, The 84th Annual Academy Awards and the 100th Grey Cup are the most-watched television events of 2012 in Canada, BBM data confirms.

Additional live television programming like the IIHF World Junior Championship, The Grammy Awards, and American idol were also of major interest.

Comedies and competition series like The Amazing Race and Survivor continued to attract big audiences. Continue reading »

This January there will be epic adventures, mystery, and makeup magic as fresh new episodes of returning fan favourites join Space’s schedule.

On January 22 at 10 p.m. ET, the dino-mighty Space Original Series Primeval: New World gives viewers something to roar about, as the mid-season premiere tears into the schedule in its new Tuesday night timeslot.

Leading into new episodes of Primeval: New World is Season 4 of the competitive make-up effects reality series Face Off. The popular series returns Tuesday, Jan. 15 at 9 p.m. ET with a special 90-minute premiere.

Fresh off the palette of its Season 3 success, Face Off continues to attract new viewers, with its Season 3 audiences up by almost 50% compared to Season 2 among total viewers. Continue reading »

Friday, January 4 – 9pm ET/PT *On a New Day* on Global

Jasmine and Crosby help a family member who’s having money problems. Meanwhile, Kristina surprises Adam with a make-over and a spontaneous night on the town, and Julia gives Victor some disappointing news about his mother.

“The Boat” on Global

When Dwight is interviewed at a local radio station, Jim and the office staff torture him with bizarre call-ins. Meanwhile, Andy steps up to help out after his Dad blows all the family’s money, and Kevin discovers a secret about Oscar.

Thursday, January 3 – 9pm ET/PT *Two Back-to-Back Episodes* on Global

Angela discovers her husband’s affair with Oscar and turns to Dwight for help. Meanwhile, Jim asks Stanley for a favour, and Pam becomes distracted by Pete’s growing tower of complaint cards as she tries to paint her mural.

Wednesday, January 2 – 10pm ET/PT on Global

Eaten up by his guilt over Flaco’s death in the fire, Cruz confesses to Casey about the accident. Meanwhile, Shay recovers from a head injury sustained in the ambulance crash, and Severide asks Dawson for her help in dealing with his own injury.

Wednesday, January 2 – 9:30pm ET/PT on Global

Gary looks back on his life before he became a stay-at-home dad and reveals the story behind his chipped tooth. Meanwhile, Chris and Sheila await the arrival of Ernie’s first word.

Wednesday, January 2 – 9pm ET/PT on Global

The group settles on a date for their holiday party, which happens to fall on what Mr. K believes will be the end of the world. Meanwhile, Ryan invites Anne along on his annual trip to wine country with Steven, and Lauren fears her boyfriend will pop the question.

Thursday, January 3 – 10pm ET/PT on Global

Sherlock and Joan investigate the murder of the general manager of a high-end Manhattan hotel. Realizing her value, Sherlock asks Joan to stay by offering her an apprenticeship.

Wednesday, January 2 – 8pm ET/PT *Season Premiere* on Global

It’s 1942 and the women and men of Victory Munitions feel the effects of combat; there are casualty lists, hidden foes, unholy alliances, and the ever-present danger of explosives. With the war intensifying overseas, Gladys organizes a fundraiser for Canadian POW’s.