January 2013

BreakignBadJaneA Malcolm in the Middle re-union will take place on Breaking Bad this year.

Bryan Cranston will once again share the screen with Jane Kaczmarek, his former on-screen wife in Malcolm in the Middle.

Actor Dean Norris, who plays Hank Schrader, posted a photo on Twitter this week of him, Cranston and Kaczmarek on the set of the show.

Kaczmarek later confirmed that she would have a role on the show’s final season. Continue reading »

SuperBowl2013CTV is amping up for Super Bowl XLVII, announcing its coverage of the February 3 match-up between the Baltimore Ravens and the San Francisco 49ers.

CTV coverage:

• 10 a.m. ET – SUNDAY NFL COUNTDOWN (TSN)
Chris Berman hosts the four-hour Super Bowl edition of Countdown from New Orleans with analysts Tedy Bruschi, Cris Carter, Trent Dilfer, Mike Ditka, Tom Jackson, Ron Jaworski, Keyshawn Johnson and Jerry Rice. Mike Tirico, Jon Gruden and Young will join the show from the Mercedes-Benz Superdome and NFL Insiders Chris Mortensen and Adam Schefter will also contribute reports. Continue reading »

Kourtney & Kim Take Miami - Season: 1It appears that Canadians are still very much in love with the Kardashians.

Sunday night’s episode of Kourtney & Kim Take Miami has broken the record as the most-watched episode in series history in this country.

183,000 total viewers tuned into the season premiere, making it the #1 specialty broadcast of the day among the F18-49 demographic.

 

This is what you get when you combine sound-bites from Lance Armstrong’s Oprah interview and Radiohead’s ‘Creep’. Continue reading »

She may now be a Golden Globe and SAG award-winning actress but Jennifer Lawrence started out in the minor leagues.

The Silver Linings Playbook actress credits this MTV commercial for My Super Sweet Sixteen as launching her career.

Lawrence was only 14 when she filmed the commercial for the show.

SAG-2013-LOGOThe full list of winners from the TV categories at the 19th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (SAG) held in Los Angeles over the weekend. Continue reading »

JackThe life and legacy of former political leader Jack Layton will be celebrated in CBC’s new biopic on Sunday, March 10 at 8pm (8.30pm NT).

Jack captures the life and times of the late politician, whose historic election campaign while battling cancer captured the attention of the nation.

Jack stars veteran actor and Gemini-nominee Rick Roberts (Still, Three Days to Jonestown, This Is Wonderland) as Jack Layton. Actress, director, musician and CBC radio host Sook-Yin Lee (Toronto Stories, Shortbus) plays the role of Layton’s wife and NDP Member of Parliament, Olivia Chow. Continue reading »

It hasn’t taken long for Barack Obama’s inauguration to get the ‘Bad Lip Reading’ treatment.

sean-patrick-flaneryDexter has added Sean Patrick Flanery to its cast.

The actor, who was a part of one of the biggest cult movies of the 1990s in the form of Boondock Saints, has picked up a recurring role on the serial killer drama.

Flanery will play the role of ex-cop Jacob Elroy, the owner of a private investigator company in Miami.

The upcoming eighth season is expected to be the last for the show. Continue reading »

continuum2013Production has begun on the second season of Showcase drama series Continuum.

Reunion Pictures, in association with Shaw Media, announced today that production has started on Season 2 of Continuum, the original one hour drama-action series about a policewoman from 2077 who travels back in time and teams with a present day cop to track down escaped convicts from her future.

Continuum Season 2 is slated to premiere in Canada on Shaw Media’s specialty channel Showcase in April 2013. Continue reading »