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Canada’s Bell Inks Multi-Platform Pact with BBC Worldwide for ‘Doctor Who’ (Exclusive)

23 February 2016 9:55 AM, PST | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

Liverpool — Canada’s Bell Media and BBC Worldwide North America have signed a new multiplatform licensing pact for “Doctor Who” that sees Bell’s specialty cable channel Space continue to be the exclusive Canadian broadcaster of the BBC series, and CraveTV become the show’s exclusive Canadian streaming service.

CraveTV will carry “Doctor Who” beginning with season nine this summer; seasons one through eight will be available exclusively on the service by the end of this year; and season 10 and additional upcoming episodes will also be streamed exclusively on CraveTV following their full-season broadcast on Space.

Season 9 of “Doctor Who” had an audience of 697,000 viewers in its 9 p.m. Et Saturdays timeslot on Space. The 2015 Christmas special “The Husbands of River Song” drew 856,000 viewers on Dec. 25 at 9 p.m. Et, making it the most-watched program on Christmas Day on Canadian television among the 25-54 and 18-49 demos.

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