being-human2013640June will bring the new reality series Exit and the final season of Being Human to Space.

Space gets real this June with four spectacularly suspenseful premieres, including the all-new six episode series EXIT, based on the hit Japanese game show DERO!.

Premiering Wednesday, June 12 at 9 p.m. ET, and hosted by Curt Doussett (AMERICA’S LOST TREASURES), EXIT challengesteams of two contestants to escape a series of mind-bendingly diabolical rooms, each more challenging than the last. Continue reading »

Keeping Up with the Kardashians - Season 8In the entertainment world, this is massive news.

The gender of Kim Kardashian and Kanye West’s baby will be revealed in the season 8 premiere of Keeping Up with the Kardashians.

The E! series returns to Canadian screens on Sunday, June 2 at 9pm ET with the news that many Kardashian fans have been waiting for.

Following the Kardashians is the brand new reality series The Wanted Life, featuring British boyband The Wanted.

To get fans pumped for the premiere, executive producer Ryan Seacrest sits down with the band for the no-holds-barred, 30-minute special Ryan Seacrest with The Wanted on Sunday, June 2 at 8:30 p.m. ET on E!. Continue reading »

ArrestedDevelopmentCritics have had a mainly positive reaction to the brand new Arrested Development episodes released this week on Netflix.

The 15 new instalments come six years after the series last graced the screen and while most are impressed with what they saw, a few believe you can have too much of a good thing.

All 15 of the episodes were released in one go, with the choice up to the viewer as to which order they watch them in.

Chief Hollywood Reporter TV critic Tim Goodman says that after a slow start, the series “snowballs into seven-and-a-half hours of hilarity just waiting for a movie to follow it up”. Continue reading »

DeviousMaidsThe new Marc Cherry (Desperate Housewives) and Eva Longoria-produced series Devious Maids arrives on Canadian screens Sunday, June 23.

Lifetime will air the new drama, which centres on the lives of five maids played by Ana Ortiz (Ugly Betty), Dania Ramirez (Entourage), Roselyn Sanchez (Without a Trace), Edy Ganem (Livin’ Loud) and Judy Reyes (Scrubs).

In Devious Maids, class warfare has never been as amusing and as scandalous as it is in the tiny enclave of Beverly Hills where the staff is as clever, outrageous and downright devilish as their employers.

The series follows five close-knit maids who are bonded together by their jobs, life struggles and the dramatic universe that engulfs those that employ them. Continue reading »

TopChefCanada2013A fourth season of Top Chef Canada has been ordered.

The highest-rating Food Network Canada series has begun casting for the next season, with the deadline for submissions being June 11.

The country’s best and brightest up-and-coming culinary stars, aged 19 years and older, are encouraged to to be directed to the application form. In addition to the online form, applicants must create a short video of themselves in action, showing off their cooking ability and on-camera personality. Continue reading »

BattloftheBladeslogoCBC has unveiled its schedule for the 2013/14 season.

“2013-14 is an exciting time for CBC, and we’re proud to move into the new season with strong content that Canadians truly care about,” said Neil McEneaney, interim executive vice-president, English Services, CBC. “As the official broadcaster of the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games, Hockey Night in Canada, and a line-up full of new and returning primetime programs, CBC is the home of the hits this season.” Continue reading »

MuchMusicVideoAwards2013The nominations for the 2013 MuchMusic Video Awards have been announced today via New.Music.Live.

First-time nominees include co-host PSY, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Phillip Phillips, and Canadians The Weeknd, Serena Ryder, and 2012 Coke Covers award winner Tyler Shaw.

The nominees join the biggest street party on the planet, the 2013 MUCHMUSIC VIDEO AWARDS, airing live on MuchMusic Sunday, June 16 at 9 p.m. ET. Continue reading »

MohawkGirlsThe director of the new APTN series Mohawk Girls says she wants to give these women a voice.

“I grew up on the reserve feeling invisible, voiceless, in all aspects of my life — here on the reserve, out in the bigger world. I felt really boxed in,” says Tracey Deer.

“I’m making a show about my own life, about my sister’s life, my friends’, my cousins’,” she adds.

Those involved in the series hope to change Canadians perceptions about the Mohawk community. Continue reading »

jonmontgomeryIt looks like the identity of The Amazing Race Canada host has been revealed.

Canadian skeleton champ Jon Montgomery is believed to be the man who will look to emulate Phil Keoghan in the new CTV series this July.

Earlier this week, the reality show filmed at Regina’s Mosaic Stadium and several photos were snapped showing the Vancouver 2010 Olympic gold medallist filming in front of the camera.

Montgomery became an instant hit after his stroll through the Whistler streets chugging down a pitcher of beer. Continue reading »

Bethenny2CTV has confirmed the acquisition of new daytime talk show Bethenny.

Bethenny Frankel’s new offering will join CTV’s daytime schedule alongside homegrown program The Social in fall 2013.

From Executive Producers Bethenny Frankel, Ellen DeGeneres, Terence Noonan, Meghan Schaefer Spielberg, and Warner Bros. Domestic Television Distribution, Bethenny will air on CTV, CTV Mobile, the CTV App, and Bell Media’s specialty channel E!.

“Bethenny has an incredibly diverse and loyal fan base, and is an inspiring brand herself,” said Phil King, President, CTV Programming and Sports. “Her biting one-liners and sassy advice will be a fun addition to CTV’s #1 daytime lineup.” Continue reading »