Corus networks chief Daniel Eves steps down, replaced by Jennifer Abrams

Leading Canadia media company Corus Entertainment has announced that Daniel Eves, SVP, networks will step down on December 15, 2022 with Jennifer Abrams named as successor. Over his two-decade career, Eves has been a key architect of Corus’ streaming strategy as well as its strong presence in both specialty television and conventional television. He helped […]

Corus strikes defiant note ahead of Netflix ad tier launch in Canada

Leading Canadian broadcaster Corus Entertainment is the latest to see its revenues dented by the current economic downturn. For Q4 2022, the company saw a 6% decrease in revenues – compared to a 4% increase across the full year. “In Q4 we experienced meaningfully lower results given the impacts of an uncertain economic environment on […]

Paramount sets Pluto TV Canada launch date

Paramount Global has set December 1 as the launch date for FAST streamer Pluto TV in Canada. The service’s expansion to the country was revealed in June, with Pluto launching in partnership with Corus Entertainment.  A release from Paramount said that Pluto’s Canadian debut will be its “most robust content offering at launch to-date” with […]

Pluto TV to launch in Canada

Paramount has announced the expansion of FAST service Pluto TV to Canada. Via a partnership with Corus, which will act as its the platform’s ad representative in the country, Pluto will launch in the autumn with more than 100 channels and over 20,000 hours of content. Corus will also provide a curated slate of original […]