May 2013

LessThanKindHBO Canada has locked in the return date for Less Than Kind.

The fourth and final season of the comedy will hit screens on Sunday, June 2 at 8pm ET/MT.

“We are so happy to bring the Blechers back for the fourth and concluding chapter of Less Than Kind,” said executive producer, writer and showrunner Mark McKinney.

“The series has been blessed by an amazing cast that only grew stronger and funnier each season. This season’s storyline brings their characters’ journeys to a very satisfying finish. And we are thrilled to be bringing it to HBO Canada where so many great original Canadian shows have thrived.” Continue reading »

BombGirls20132American series have largely dominated the nominations for the 2013 Banff Rockie Awards unveiled this week.

The best continuing series category will be contested between The Big C, The Following, House of Cards and Canadian entry Bomb Girls (check out this awesome Save Bomb Girls campaign).

In the sitcom category, Canadian series Seed will be up against Commuity, Peep Show from the UK and Quiz Me Quick from Belgium. Continue reading »

DemiLovatoDemi Lovato has been confirmed as the first performer or the 2013 MuchMusic Video Awards.

The X Factor judge, pop music role model, and all around teen sensation is making her MMVAs debut with what is sure to be a show-stopping performance.

The star-studded night begins with the 2013 MMVAs Red Carpet Special on Sunday, June 16 at 8 p.m. ET, followed by the live show at 9 p.m. ET on MuchMusic and Fuse. Continue reading »

AMERICAN IDOL: Randy Jackson. CR: Tony Duran / FOX.After 12 years on the show, Randy Jackson has confirmed he is leaving American Idol.

Jackson was the last remaining member of the original judging panel that consisted of Simon Cowell and Paula Abdul.

“Yo! Yo! Yo! To put all of the speculation to the rest, after 12 years of judging on American Idol I have decided it is time to leave after this season,” he told E! News. “I am very proud of how we forever changed television and the music industry. It’s been a life changing opportunity but I am looking forward to focusing on my company Dream Merchant 21 and other business ventures.”

homeland_season_2We all know Twitter is rife with TV spoilers so wouldn’t it be great if someone came up with something that would eliminate the threat of seeing stuff you don’t want to see?

An American teenager has done just that.

17-year-old Jennie Lamere has designed a plug-in called Twivo that blocks tweets if it detects keywords that may reveal important details.

If one of your shows is about to screen, then you activate the plug-in and designate keywords or tags that tells Twivo what to block. Continue reading »

OMNI_logoA new series called Mohawk Girls has been ordered for OMNI Television.

The APTN, OMNI and Rezolution Pictures project has begun shooting for its seven-episode first season run.

Mohawk Girls follows four, sexy twentysomethings, as they try to figure out what it means to be a modern day Mohawk woman. From battling family pressure, tradition, and the intoxicating freedom of the “outside world,” to trying to find love on a reserve where everyone has dated everybody, this fabulous foursome is on a mission to find happiness…and themselves. Continue reading »

Bittenpreview640Space has given us the first look at their new original Canadian series Bitten.

Laura Vendervoort (Ted, Smallville) features alongside Greyston Holt (Durham County, Motive), Greg Bryk (Rookie Blue, Combat Hospital) and Paul Greene (Harry’s Law, The Client List) in the series, which centres on the only female werewolf in the world.

The series is due to hit screens in January 2014.

Innerspace will be featuring the cast on-set this Thursday at 6pm ET and 11pm ET. Continue reading »


Here’s another reason why we love Jennifer Lawrence.

The Silver Linings Playbook actress photo-bombs Sarah Jessica Parker at the Met Ball to the amusement of Marion Cotillard and Lena Dunham.

ScoringtheDealHGTV Canada has unveiled its summer 2013 line-up of programming.

It’s the job of every pro-athlete to score points, but for real estate agent Jason Abrams, Scoring The Deal is his top priority. While most agents work in a specific territory, Jason works anywhere with a pro stadium, finding the perfect home for the greatest athletes – sometimes with only a few day’s notice.

Jason scours high-end luxury living for NFL greats like Super Bowl champion Cato June and former All-Pro Clinton Portis, living up to his title as the Jerry Maguire of real estate, in Scoring The Deal beginning Wednesday May 29 at 10pm ET/PT. From scoring to flipping, HGTV Canada has more real estate programming to love with the brand new house flipping series Flip or Flopbeginning Tuesday July 2 at 9pm ET/PT. Continue reading »

EurekaWith production beginning on the fourth season of Haven, Showcase has announced that former Eureka actor Colin Ferguson has joined the cast.

Ferguson will join the series as William, a “handsome mysterious stranger, whose secret agenda leads him to Audrey (Emily Rose)”.

Season 4 of Haven picks up six months after the devastating events of the Season 3 cliffhanger in which the town was pummeled by a violent meteor storm. Audrey and Duke (Eric Balfour) vanished into thin air leaving an injured Nathan (Lucas Bryant) marooned in Haven. Continue reading »