In the news: CBC’s reality – I mean, factual entertainment – shows

From Brendan Kelly of Variety:

  • Canadian network shifts ‘reality’
    “Reality is the hot thing at Canuck pubcaster CBC. Just don’t use the dreaded R word around execs at CBC’s Toronto headquarters. That’s because they prefer to call reality fare ‘factual entertainment’ to differentiate their shows from the Survivors and Apprentices of the commercial TV world.” Read more.