Entertainment Tonight Canada

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Entertainment Tonight Canada
Presented by Cheryl Hickey (2005–present)
Rick Campanelli (2005–present)
Country of origin Canada
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 10
Production
Executive producer(s) Sholeh Fabbri
Location(s) Global Television
Toronto, Ontario
Running time 30 minutes
Production company(s) Shaw Media
in association with:
CBS Television Distribution
Broadcast
Original channel Global
Original run September 12, 2005 – present
External links
Website

Entertainment Tonight Canada (ET Canada) is a Canadian entertainment news television series.

ET Canada is hosted by longtime Global Ontario entertainment reporter Cheryl Hickey and Rick Campanelli. Reporters associated with the program include Roz Weston, Erin Cebula, Natasha Gargiulo and Sangita Patel.[1]

In recent years, ET Canada has also co-branded Global's coverage of New Year's Eve festivities from Niagara Falls, Ontario.[2]

Reception[edit]

The show was nominated for a Gemini Award in the best general interest series category in 2006.

The show has also added two spin-off type shows. "ET Canada: Behind the Scenes" gives viewers a peak behind the curtain, showcasing the team behind the brand. There have been two installments to date, the first highlighting the Toronto International Film Festival, debuted in October 2011. The second brought fans to the Grammy Awards, and documented the last minute-changes to the live red carpet show, in the wake of Whitney Houston's shocking sudden death.

"ET Canada: Conversations" highlights major international stars in extended long form interviews. The premiere episode featured Michael Bublé and aired in December 2011. Since then, One Direction, Coldplay, Katy Perry, Nickelback, and Carrie Underwood have all been subjects.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Sangita Patel Joins The ET Canada Family March 19, 2013 ET Canada blog.
  2. ^ Day, Matt (January 1, 2013). Starting the New Year right. Niagara Falls Review. Retrieved January 1, 2013.

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