In the news: Flashpoint and Rookie Blue hits on both sides of the border

From Andrew Ryan of the Globe and Mail:

  • U.S. viewers are loving our boys in blue
    “This is turning into a very big summer for Canadian cop shows airing on U.S. network television. The recent season of Flashpoint has drawn very healthy U.S. ratings for CBS on Friday nights, and is doing likewise for mother ship CTV in Canada, which is pretty impressive since the same episodes already aired here earlier this year. CBS is also getting good ratings mileage out of the CTV original The Bridge of late.” Read more.