In the news: Canadian shows scarce on Canadian networks

From Bill Brioux of the Canadian Press:

  • It’s same old, same old as private Canadian networks unveil new fall shows
    “While Citytv’s fall schedule is all red, white and blue Monday through Thursday, weekend offerings open up slots for Canadian-made unscripted shows such as “Mantracker” and “Survivorman.” The drama “Murdoch Mysteries” is also back for a fourth season, which is about all the scripted fare the station can afford right now, according to vice president of specialty and development Alain Strati.” Read more.