In the news: More episodes, more ratings

From Etan Vlessing of the Hollywood Reporter:

  • Canuck broadcasters add episodes for ratings
    “Canadian broadcasters have hit on a new local strategy to boost ratings by commissioning more episodes for new seasons of established properties. The Canadian Broadcasting Corp. went from 10 episodes to 20 for the fifth cycle of Dragon’s Den, the local version of the original British venture capital reality series, and secured an impressive 1.96 million viewers for a special season finale Thursday night.” Read more.