YTV’s Game On Gives Play-By-Play of Teen’s life

From a media release: Corus Entertainment’s YTV is set to premiere, Game On, an innovative new live-action comedy that shows what it’s like when two enthusiastic sports announcers provide running commentary on every awkward, cringe-worthy moment of 14-year-old Toby Martin’s life. The 20 x half hour series premieres Monday, May 4 at 7 p.m. ET/PT on YTV. Visit the YTV blog … Continue reading YTV’s Game On Gives Play-By-Play of Teen’s life

Groundbreaking Stanley Dynamic bounds onto YTV

Acceptance of others is a common theme in family programming, but The Stanley Dynamic certainly breaks new ground in the way it’s done. Debuting Thursday at 7:30 p.m. ET/PT on YTV, the live action series boasts a two-dimensional star: Luke Stanley, an animated 14-year-old who interacts with his three-dimensional family and world. “This is a gentle … Continue reading Groundbreaking Stanley Dynamic bounds onto YTV

DHX Media orders tween series Make it Pop for YTV

From a media release: DHX Media Ltd. (“DHX” or the “Company”) (TSX: DHX.A, DHX.B), a key player internationally in the creation of content for families and children, has been commissioned by Nickelodeon in the US and YTV in Canada to produce a new, live-action musical-comedy series, entitled Make It Pop. The half-hour sitcom, which is targeted at the tween … Continue reading DHX Media orders tween series Make it Pop for YTV

YTV’s Some Assembly Required headed to Netflix

From a media release: Thunderbird is pleased to announce an agreement with Netflix, which will see all episodes of its hit comedy Some Assembly Required exclusively available in all Netflix territories outside of Canada, where the show was commissioned as an original production for YTV and is currently #1 on the network. Some Assembly Required … Continue reading YTV’s Some Assembly Required headed to Netflix

Open Heart premieres January 20 on YTV

From a media release: YTV Prescribes a Dose of Mystery with New Teen Drama Series Open Heart From the producers of Degrassi, series debuts with a special one-hour premiere episode on Tuesday, January 20 at 9 p.m. ET/PT on YTV Viewers uncover clues to series’ mystery with an immersive mobile and web experience Corus Entertainment’s … Continue reading Open Heart premieres January 20 on YTV