Much Reboot Includes Vice News Tonight
Tired of bobble-headed news readers and the same old, same old?
Bell Media has announced that Vice News Tonight is coming to Canada Mondays through Thursdays starting October 16.
The 30-minute anchor-free news program is part of Much’s new fall schedule and airs at 9 pm, and 11 pm on HBO Canada.
Additionally, VNT will be streamed on Much.com with stories also available on Much-branded social media channels.
In August, VNT received widespread attention after its coverage of the Unite the Right rally, entitled Charlottesville: Race and Terror went viral after HBO's decision to put the entirety of the episode for free for all to view on Youtube. CNN declared the coverage to be Vice News Tonight's "breakout moment."
Mélanie Joly to deliver Digital Report on Sept. 28
The Heritage Minister unveils the blueprint for ‘Canadian Content in a Digital World’ at the Economic Club of Canada in Toronto on Sept. 28. The report follows an ambitious cultural policy review that started a year ago this month and involved a series of stakeholder and public online engagements earlier this year.
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