BreakfastTelevision

Breakfast Television kicks off the New Year with a fresh new face. Jeremy John joins the Winnipeg BT gang as co-host starting January 4, 2011, only on Citytv. 

Jeremy and co-host Pay Chen along with Jenna Khan, Evan Campbell, Brian Yasui and Kaleigh Hamilton will serve up the latest in news, weather, traffic and entertainment, connecting viewers with everything they need to start their day off right. 

Jeremy’s love of storytelling and meeting interesting and diverse people makes him a perfect fit for Breakfast Television. A Brantford, Ontario native, Jeremy graduated from the Radio Broadcasting program at Humber College in Toronto. Prior to joining the Citytv team, Jeremy has held a variety of radio and television positions including stints at Rogers Television, 680 News, CHFI, The Fan 590, KISS 92.5, 97.7 The Beach, SunTV, and /A\ Channel. 

Outside of work Jeremy enjoys spending time with his family, watching live theatre, and is a fan of just about any sport including: hockey, basketball and football. He is also a proud supporter of various local charities including The YMCA, The Salvation Army, The Humane Society as well as local community theatre.

Friday, December 10 from 6am – 9am ET (Toronto Only) on Citytv

Kick off the holiday season with the fourth annual BT/Home Depot Tree Sale in Breakfast Television’s very own backyard at Yonge-Dundas Square. The biggest tree lot in the city opens at 6am with all proceeds benefiting Daily Bread Food Bank. Join Breakfast Television’s Kevin Frankish, Dina Pugliese, Frank Ferragine and Jennifer Valentyne as you browse for your very own Christmas tree for a good cause. Enjoy great music and free hot beverages to keep you warm while you choose from 1000 Balsam Fir trees (6-8ft tall) for a minimum donation of ten dollars. LIVE coverage of the tree sale begins at 6am on BT – be there with bells on!

Join Kevin Frankish, Dina Pugliese, Frank Ferragine and Jennifer Valentyne as Breakfast Television broadcasts LIVE from Ontario Place for the 5th Annual BT Viewer Appreciation Day.

Viewers are invited to beat the summer heat with some free food and refreshments plus, the chance to win some cool prizes.

The first 1000 fans to arrive before 9am will get in free to play all day at Ontario place. LIVE broadcast coverage begins at 6am on Breakfast Television only on Citytv.

WHO: BT gang – Kevin Frankish, Dina Pugliese, Jennifer Valentyne and Frank Ferragine.

WHAT: Breakfast Television will be broadcasting LIVE from Ontario Place for the 5th Annual Viewer Appreciation Day.

WHERE: Ontario Place  – 955 Lakeshore Blvd. West ,Toronto.

WHEN: Friday, July 23, 2010.

TIME: Ontario Place opens at 6:00am. LIVE BT broadcast from 6:00am – 9:00am (meet and greet with the BT gang to follow).

Can’t make it before 9:00am? BT has got you covered! Visit breakfasttelevision.ca for information on how to get 2 for 1 passes to Ontario Place.

 

Breakfast Television is on the road again! Join Kevin Frankish, Dina Pugliese, Frank Ferragine and Jennifer Valentyne as they broadcast LIVE from the Oakes Garden Theatre in Niagara Falls!

Viewers are invited out for some free food provided by M&M Meat Shops, refreshments and the chance to win some amazing prizes.  Plus – Canadian chart topper Karl Wolf will perform hit “Africa” and his new release “80’s Baby”.

Don’t miss all of the action and the excitement on Friday, June 18 – LIVE broadcast begins at 6:00 am only on Citytv.

WHO:

Kevin Frankish, Dina Pugliese, Frank Ferragine and Jennifer Valentyne from Breakfast Television. Plus, Canadian singing sensation Karl Wolf performs!

WHAT:

Breakfast Television will be broadcasting LIVE from Oakes Garden Theatre in Niagara Falls.

WHERE:

Oakes Garden Theatre – 5851 Niagara Parkway (across the street from The Sheraton on the Falls)

WHEN:

Friday, June 18, 2010

TIME:

6:00 am – 9:00 am

Visit www.bttoronto.ca for information on how you can get a discount rate at The Sheraton on the Falls for the night before the show.

Tuning into Breakfast Television makes sense. Serving you with everything you need to start your day, the high-energy BT team – Kevin, Dina, Frank and Jenn – provides a fast-paced look at your city. BT relays the latest in news, sports and entertainment, as well as frequent traffic and weather updates to help you plan your day. Your weekday wake-up call, so grab BT and a cup of coffee and start your day off right.

 

BT hits the road! Join Breakfast Television hosts Dina Pugliese and Kevin Frankish as they broadcast LIVE from the docks of the Muskoka Wharf in Gravenhurst.

Viewers are invited out for some free food and refreshments and the chance to win some amazing prizes. Don’t miss all the action starting Friday, May 21 – LIVE broadcast begins at 6:00 am on Citytv. Plus, Meteorologist Michael Kuss brings you the weather from cottage country LIVE on CityNews at Six.

WHO: Kevin Frankish, Dina Pugliese from Breakfast Television and Michael Kuss from                        CityNews at Six

WHAT: Breakfast Television will be broadcasting LIVE from the docks of the Muskoka Wharf in             Gravenhurst

WHERE: The Muskoka Warf – 190 Harvie Street, Gravenhurst

WHEN: Friday, May 21, 2010

TIME: 6:00 am – 9:00 am Breakfast Television

6:00pm CityNews at Six

Tuning into Breakfast Television makes sense. Arming you with everything you need to start your day, the high-energy BT team – Kevin, Dina, Frank and Jenn – provides a fast-paced look at your city. BT relays the latest in news, sports and entertainment, as well as frequent traffic and weather updates to help you plan your day. Your weekday wake-up call, so grab BT and a cup of coffee and start your day off right.

Citytv’s charitable initiative continues with Breakfast Television and CityNews Spirit of the Season, live broadcast Friday December 18, 2009 from the Sheraton Centre Toronto at 123 Queen Street West.  Live coverage begins at 6:00am ET on Breakfast Television and continues throughout the day on CityNews at Noon, City Online, CityNews at Five and CityNews at Six.

Want to spread some holiday cheer in support of a good cause? Come on down to the Sheraton Centre Toronto and take part in BT and CityNews Spirit of the Season benefiting Daily Bread Food Bank. The fun starts bright and early with a live broadcast of Breakfast Television right from the hotel lobby. Special guests The Canadian Tenors will join Kevin Frankish, Dina Pugliese, Jennifer Valentyne and Frank Ferragine in singing some classic holiday tunes. We’ll have a balloon artist on-site and tons of great giveaways with some amazing prizes from lifeexperiences.ca! Also, viewers will have a chance to win a 2010 Nissan Cube!  Plus, the day wouldn’t be complete without a visit from Santa Claus himself!  And stay tuned as throughout the day as CityNews will be coming to you live from the Sheraton Centre at 12pm, 5pm and 6pm! Plus, 680 News personality Rudy Blair will be broadcasting live from the day-long celebration.

Viewers are encouraged to bring a donation of nutritious non-perishable food items for Daily Bread Food Bank. Some of the most needed items include; peanut butter, baby food and formula, canned fish and canned meats.  Monetary contributions are also accepted in the form of cash or cheque.

This holiday season, Citytv is a proud sponsor of the Daily Bread Food Bank Holiday Drive.  Join Citytv and support a good cause – the fun starts at 6am, Friday, December 18 at the Sheraton Centre – be there with bells on!

What started with a simple contest entry email, led to the first ever, live-wedding in “BreakfastTelevision” history for viewers Mandy and Harry. Tune in to the early morning nuptials Friday, June 20th starting at 6:00am on Citytv.

Mandy, had no idea that her innocent attempt at winning a giveaway on “BT” would lead to one of the biggest days of her life! When she let it slip that she and her significant other Harry had been together for 8 years without him popping the question, “BT” Host Kevin Frankish offered to help make the wedding of Mandy’s dreams a reality by hosting the nuptials live from the “BT” set.

Citytv viewers across the GTA eager to see the couple married began generously offering their support and services. From the dress donated by Amanda Lina’s Sposa, to the suit from Moores, to the cake from The Cake Crusader and décor by S.A.S. Party Decorations Inc., Mandy and Harry’s wedding began to take shape.

Under the guidance of planners at Laura Kelly Wedding Design, other vendors chimed in with generous donations of wedding essentials including Baubles for the wedding jewelry, a photographer from Sagala Photo, invitations from Papaya Breadcrumb Invites, String Quartet from Intrada Sound, two love doves from Release a Dove World Wide, favours and guest book from The Creative Bride, and transportation by Condello Limo.

Throughout the three hour broadcast, viewers will get a sneak peak at the wedding preparations such as bride and groom makeovers courtesy of Salon Escape and primping for the big day from inside the Hollywood Parties Trailer with the help of make up artist Tanya Coons leading up to the ceremony where 50 of Mandy and Harry’s closest family and friends will join Kevin Frankish, Dina Pugliese, Jennifer Valentyne and Frank Ferragine in celebrating the couple’s union. The fun doesn’t stop here!

Following the ceremony, the entire gang will keep the party going at the Delta Chelsea for a wedding reception with all the trimmings!

So grab your morning coffee and tune in to “BT-BreakfastTelevision” for the wedding event of the year starting at 6am, Friday, June 20th on Citytv. Plus, tune in to “BT” on Monday, June 23rd for behind the scenes footage from the reception at the Delta Chelsea.

Join “BreakfastTelevision”, Toronto’s Number One Morning Show as they attempt to break a second Guinness World Record for the world’s largest game of Twister on Friday, November 9th at The Rogers Centre.

“BT” will go live from event throughout its 6:00 am – 9:00 am broadcast, with the record breaking attempt at 8:30 am on Citytv Toronto and CP24.

Last year 1,681 “BT” viewers successfully broke the Guinness World Record for Longest Kickline. This year, “BreakfastTelevision” needs 4,161 talented, dedicated and flexible individuals to get twisted at The Rogers Centre (1 Blue Jays Way) for a fun-filled morning of prizes, exercise and the ultimate game of Twister! Meet your favourite Citytv personalities including Kevin Frankish, Dina Pugliese, Frank Ferragine, Jennifer Valentyne,Tracy Moore and more! A representative from Guinness will be in attendance to officiate the event.

Tune in to “BT” on Friday, November 9th for LIVE coverage, or come down to the Rogers Centre to join in the fun and be eligible to win an Xbox, Vaughan Mills gift certificates, an all-expense paid WestJet vacation to the Dominican Republic and more! Participants can pre-register at www.citytv.com/bt or on-site beginning at 6:00am. Please enter the Rogers Centre at Gates 5 & 6.

For more information on “BreakfastTelevision”, visit the Citytv website at www.citytv.com.