CTV Comedy Channel
Country of Distribution: Canada
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Canada’s first specialty comedy service, The Comedy Network airs comedy of all kinds, 24 hours a day, across multiple platforms including a revolutionary broadband service at thecomedynetwork.ca. Launched in October 1997, The Comedy Network broadcasts, uncut and uncensored, and eclectic mix of scripted, stand-up, sketch, improve and animated comedy as well as topical comedy talk shows, game shows and classic situation comedies. Offering an unrivaled slate of original Canadian programming, The Comedy Network reinvests nearly 50 percent of its revenues into homegrown productions.

On June 7, 2018, CTV announced that The Comedy Network would be rebranded as "CTV Comedy", as part of a realignment of several Bell Media channels under the CTV name. On June 8, 2019, it was revealed The Comedy Network would relaunch as CTV Comedy Channel on September 12, 2019.

Network’s Shows

Crossing Swords  PeakTV Score: 45
Premiere Date: June 12, 2020 107963 

New squire Patrick discovers the kingdom is rife with corrupt people and that his delinquent siblings have returned to make his life difficult in this adult animated comedy.


Miracle Workers  PeakTV Score: 68
Premiere Date: February 12, 2019 78372 

When God plans to destroy the Earth, two low-level angels must convince their boss to save humanity. Season One debuts with a double episode Jan 9 2020 on CTV Comedy on TV and online.


Tacoma FD  PeakTV Score: 63
Premiere Date: March 28, 2019 41157 

Comedic look at firefighters battling their own boredom. Returns for a second season on Oct 22, 2020..


The Other Two  PeakTV Score: 80
Premiere Date: January 24, 2019 12842 

An aspiring actor and his sister Brooke, a former professional dancer, try to find their place in the world while wrestling with their feelings about their 13-year-old brother Chase’s sudden rise to internet fame.


Angie Tribeca  PeakTV Score: 79
Premiere Date: January 17, 2016 12756 

Lone-wolf detective Angie Tribeca and a squad of committed LAPD detectives investigate the most serious cases, from the murder of a ventriloquist to a rash of baker suicides.


Brockmire  PeakTV Score: 86
Premiere Date: April 5, 2017 12631 

A famed major league baseball announcer who suffers an embarrassing and very public meltdown live on the air after discovering his beloved wife’s serial infidelity decides to reclaim his career and love life in a small town a decade later. Season 3 begins on April 3, 2019



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