2006 in Canadian television

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List of years in Canadian television


Date Event
March 21 Cable channel talktv is rebranded as MTV.
April 2 Mathieu Baron and Stéphanie Bélanger win the second season of Loft Story.
June 1 Cable channel Prime is rebranded as TVtropolis.
July 12 CTVglobemedia announces a $1.7 billion takeover offer for CHUM Limited.
September 17 Eva Avila is named the winner of Canadian Idol's Season 4.
September 21 CTV mistakenly airs Episode 3-02 of Grey's Anatomy in place of the season premiere.
November 4 2006 Gemini Awards.
December 3 Jean-Philippe Anwar and Kim Rusk win season 3 of Loft Story.


Show Station Premiere Date
Getting Along Famously CBC January 6
At the Hotel March 7
Mantracker OLN April
Billable Hours Showcase April 16
Alice, I Think The Comedy Network/CTV May 26
What It's Like Being Alone CBC June 26
11 Cameras June 28
Dragons' Den October 13
The Gill Deacon Show October 30
Underdogs November 14

Ending this year[edit]

Show Station Cancelled
Strange Days at Blake Holsey High Global Television Network January 28
Da Vinci's City Hall CBC Television February 28
Getting Along Famously March 3
This Is Wonderland March 15
The Collector Citytv April 4
The Red Green Show CBC Television April 7
Les Bougon Télévision de Radio-Canada April 17
Naked Josh Showcase July 18
Hatching, Matching and Dispatching CBC Television August 22
What It's Like Being Alone September 18

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