Welcome to Shaw Media, home of many of Canada’s most-loved television brands.

Our conventional television network, Global Television, reaches almost 100% of Canadians and is complimented by 19 specialty channels including HGTV Canada, Food Network Canada, History Television and Showcase. These brands inform, enlighten and entertain consumers with a roster of hit shows, including; House, Glee, Survivor, Top Chef Canada, Holmes on Homes and Entertainment Tonight Canada, plus offer viewers strong local and national news programming. Global National, our early-evening national newscast, attracts almost a million viewers every weekday. Global also has successful local news programs in markets coast-to-coast, with 11 television stations in markets from Vancouver to the Maritimes.

Beyond the traditional airwaves, we offer Canadians access to full episodes of their preferred programs through more than 20 multi-media websites, four dedicated Video on Demand channels and a growing number of mobile applications.

Twenty-seven million Canadians a week count on us for their news, information and entertainment and we’re engaging with them on every platform they seek.

Shaw Media In The News



Canwest’s restructuring Plan successfully implemented

(Winnipeg - October 27, 2010) 2737469 Canada Inc., formerly, Canwest Global Communications Corp. (the “Company”), today announced that the purchase and sale transaction with Shaw Communications Inc. contemplated by the amended and restated consolidated plan of compromise, arrangement and reorganization (the “Plan”) of Canwest Global Communications Corp., Canwest Media Inc. (“CMI”) and certain of CMI’s subsidiaries (collectively, the “CMI Entities”) has been completed. Accord...

CRTC approves Shaw’s application for change of control of Canwest’s broadcasting undertakings

(Winnipeg - October 22, 2010) Canwest Global Communications Corp. (“Canwest”) today announced that the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (the “CRTC”) has issued a favourable decision in the matter of the purchase and sale transaction contemplated by the amended and restated consolidated plan of compromise, arrangement and reorganization (the “Plan”) of Canwest, Canwest Media Inc. (“CMI”) and certain of CMI’s subsidiaries (collectively, the “CMI Entities”). The CR...

GLEE’S CORY MONTEITH TO HOST THE 25TH ANNUAL GEMINI AWARDS

TORONTO, October 18, 2010 – Canwest and the Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television have announced that Glee star Cory Monteith will host the 25th Annual Gemini Awards. Broadcast live on Saturday, November 13 – 8pm on Global and Showcase from Toronto’s historic Winter Garden Theatre, the Awards honour the highest achievements in the television industry. This year marks a significant milestone as the Geminis commemorate their silver anniversary. “It is...

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