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Corus Entertainment Inc
Symbol CJR
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Close 2024-06-05 C$ 0.46
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Corus TV channels now available through Eastlink

2024-06-06 10:25 ET - News Release

Mr. Greg McLelland reports

CORUS ENTERTAINMENT'S COMPLETE PORTFOLIO OF PREMIUM NETWORKS ARE NOW AVAILABLE THROUGH EASTLINK

All 33 Corus Entertainment Inc. channels will be available through Eastlink, beginning June 6. The broadcaster's fulsome roster of premium content spans drama, comedy, kids, factual, lifestyle and reality series. Subscribers will, once again, have access to multiseason hits like Curse of Oak Island, Survivor and Celebrity IOU, and can catch up on this year's most-buzzed-about titles, like Ted, Spring Baking Championship and Elsbeth. Subscribers will also be able to watch Corus's recently announced 2024/2025 programming lineup, which include new seasons of Rock Solid Builds, Top Chef Canada and Alone, and new Hallmark Channel programming on W Network, plus brand-new titles Hysteria!, Matlock and Building Baeumler (the Bryan and Sarah Baeumler series).

"We are excited for Eastlink subscribers to, once again, have access to our large portfolio of premium content," said Greg McLelland, executive vice-president and chief revenue officer, Corus Entertainment. "Our goal has always been to deliver our networks to as many Canadians as possible. The customizable subscriptions, including theme packs unique to Eastlink, will allow their customers to reconnect with Corus's strong brands and hit series."

"Providing a great experience and the flexibility for our customers to choose what best suits their needs is at the heart of everything we do," says Jeff Gillham, Eastlink, chief executive officer. "Customers who enjoy Corus channel content have been asking for us to carry these channels, which is why we've been working closely with Corus to make that happen. We're very happy to have accomplished that."

Eastlink TV customers can access Corus channels through brand-new Corus theme packs, which will offer a wide range of flexible package options. For more details, visit the Eastlink website or call 1-888-345-1111.

About Corus Entertainment Inc.

Corus Entertainment is a leading media and content company that develops and delivers high-quality brands and content across platforms for audiences around the world. Engaging audiences since 1999, the company's portfolio of multimedia offerings encompass 33 specialty television services, 39 radio stations, 15 conventional television stations, digital and streaming platforms, and technology and media services. Corus is an internationally renowned content creator and distributor through Nelvana, a world-class animation studio expert in all formats, and Corus Studios, a globally recognized producer of hit scripted and unscripted content. The company also owns full-service social digital agency so.da, lifestyle entertainment company Kin Canada and children's book publishing house Kids Can Press. Corus's roster of premium brands includes: Global Television, W Network, HGTV Canada, Food Network Canada, Magnolia Network Canada, The History Channel, Showcase, Adult Swim, National Geographic, Disney Channel Canada, YTV, Global News, Q107, Country 105 and CFOX, along with streaming platforms StackTV, Teletoon+ and Curiouscast. Corus is the domestic advertising representative and an original content partner for Pluto TV, a Paramount company, which is the leading free ad-supported streaming television (FAST) service.

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