From Alfie Lau of the New West Record:
- CBC stars Graham Wardle, George Stroumboulopoulos and Brett Wilson scheduled to come to Metrotown on Jan. 29
Scheduled to appear are Wardle, one of the stars of Heartland, Dragons’ Den star Brett Wilson, Allan Hawco of Republic of Doyle and George Stroumboulopoulos of George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight. Read more.
From Bill Brioux of TV Feeds My Family:
- Ratings across Canada Jan. 10 – 16
Here’s a look at how all the top shows performed across Canada, audiences 2+, according to overnight estimates. Read more.
From Glen Schaefer of The Province:
- Coombs can’t keep career in check: From Heartland and Tudors to chess-mad detective, Vancouver actor’s on a roll
“Coombs joined the long-running Calgary-filmed CBC family drama Heartland this year as a womanizing horse trainer, and in September he started filming the new Showcase mystery series Endgame in Vancouver. So for two months he was frequently switching gears from that Calgary horse trainer to the new role in Vancouver as aspiring chess player and novice detective Sam Bescht.” Read more.
The CBC television series Heartland, which wrapped its fourth season on Thursday, has been renewed for an 18-episode 5th Season.
Season 5 will begin filming in the spring of 2011 in time to start broadcasting in the fall.
The 2-hour holiday movie, A Heartland Christmas, premiered December 12 and pulled in 1,402,800 million viewers. It repeats on Christmas Day at 9:00pm.
There are still 9 remaining episodes of the 4th Season of Heartland to premiere at its regular timeslot – Sundays at 7:00pm. The new episodes resume on January 2nd.
The news was revealed by a fan on the CBC Heartland website, by solving a puzzle posted this morning.
From Bill Brioux at TV Feeds My Family: