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What’s new on Netflix Canada in April

Here are the movies and TV shows that are expected this month. Release dates are subject to change. April 1 Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie Across the Universe A Weekend With the Family Chuggington Season Five Departures Seasons One to Three Dog By Dog Dom Hemingway Downton Abbey Season Six Five Nights in Maine Hinterland Season […]

Ron MacLean back as ‘Hockey Night in Canada’ host, George Stroumboulopoulos to leave show

Ron MacLean is officially back as host of Rogers’ Hockey Night in Canada broadcast. Outgoing host George Stroumboulopoulos will not be returning to the broadcast and will leave Rogers “to explore new creative opportunities.” MacLean will host the Saturday night early game and David Amber will host the late game. The announcement was widely rumoured as the ratings […]
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Canadian TV Ratings: ‘Big Bang Theory’ tops with 3.9 million viewers

American programming continues to dominate the Canadian TV ratings. CTV’s simulcast of Big Bang Theory absolutely trounced the competition with over 3.9 million viewers tuning in to see whether Sheldon’s royalty contract would lead to hilarious conflict. (Spoiler: it did.) It’s remarkable how much Canadians love Big Bang Theory. In the U.S., that same Big Bang episode lured 14.68 million viewers […]