- DEGRASSI'S Annie Clark, Carly Rae Jepsen, THE L.A. COMPLEX star Cassie
Steele, Minister of Canadian Heritage and Official Languages, The
Honourable James Moore, Jimmy Rankin, MonkeyJunk, Sophie Milman, and
Terri Clark set to appear -
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TORONTO, March 27, 2012 /CNW/ - CTV and The Canadian Academy of
Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) announced today the final group of
presenters set to make an appearance on the broadcast of THE 2012 JUNO AWARDS. Airing Sunday, April 1 and hosted by legendary Canadian William Shatner, the country's
preeminent awards broadcast airs from Scotiabank Place in Ottawa LIVE in Ontario, Québec and Atlantic Canada at 8 p.m. ET / 9 p.m. AT, as well as 8 p.m. in British Columbia, Saskatchewan and Manitoba, and 9 p.m. in Alberta.
The final group of presenters confirmed for THE 2012 JUNO AWARDS Broadcast are:
These additional broadcast appearances join previously announced
presenters Classified, Dan Mangan, Francois Arnaud, Johnny Reid, Jully
Black, Kardinal Offishall, Ron Sexsmith, Sam Roberts, Olympians
Alexandre Despatie and Jennifer Abel, and members of Anvil: Steve
"Lips" Kudlow and Robb Reiner.
**Media Note** - Photos for THE 2012 JUNO AWARDS are available at www.ctvmedia.ca/ctv and www.junoawards.ca
The Canadian artists set to perform throughout the star-studded
broadcast on CTV include: Blue Rodeo, City and Colour, deadmau5, Feist,
Hedley, Hey Rosetta!, K'NAAN, Lights, MC Flipside, Nickelback, Sarah
McLachlan, and Simple Plan. Set to take part in the live 'mixed tape'
performance during THE 2012 JUNO AWARDS broadcast are Alyssa Reid, Anjulie, Dragonette, JRDN and Mia Martina.
With not a bad seat in the house, great tickets for The 2012 JUNO AWARDS are still available from $55 (plus tax & service charges). Thanks to the spectacular stage design,
fans can get up close and personal with host William Shatner,
performers, presenters, and winners, as they entertain from two amazing
stages. Tickets available through the Scotiabank Place Box Office, The
Sens Store locations at Carlingwood Mall and Place D'Orleans, Ottawa
Sports Experts, Les Galeries de Hull; by phoning (613) 599-FANS (3267),
(toll free) at 877-788-FANS (3267) or online at www.capitaltickets.ca.
This year marks the eleventh year in a row that THE JUNO AWARDS will air on CTV, the Official Broadcast partner of the JUNO Awards.
Since CTV joined forces with CARAS in 2002, The JUNO Awards have travelled across Canada, bringing a live, electrifying stadium
show to millions of Canadians. CTV has broadcast THE JUNO AWARDS from St. John's (2002), Ottawa (2003), Edmonton (2004), Winnipeg
(2005), Halifax (2006), Saskatoon (2007), Calgary (2008), Vancouver
(2009), back to St. John's (2010), Toronto (2011) and now back to
Ottawa (2012). The 2013 JUNO Awards are confirmed for Regina, SK.
THE 2012 JUNO AWARDS is produced by Insight Productions in association with CTV and The
Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS). Executive
Producers are John Brunton and Barbara Bowlby for Insight Productions,
and Melanie Berry and Ed Robinson for CARAS. Lindsay Cox is Supervising
Producer. Corrie Coe is Senior Vice-President, Independent Production;
Mike Cosentino is Senior Vice-President, Programming, CTV Networks.
Phil King is President, CTV Programming and Sports.
Broadcast sponsors of THE 2012 JUNO AWARDS are Chevrolet, Garnier, Rogers and TD Bank Group.
Sponsors of the 2012 JUNO Awards include FACTOR, Canada's Private Radio
Broadcasters and The Government of Canada through the Department of
Canadian Heritage's "Canada Music Fund," Radio Starmaker Fund, National
Capital Commission (NCC), Province of Ontario, City of Ottawa and TD
The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences/L'académie
canadienne des arts et des sciences de l'enregistrement (CARAS) is a
not-for-profit organization created to preserve and enhance the
Canadian music industry and to contribute toward higher artistic and
industry standards. The main focus of CARAS is the exploration and
development of ongoing opportunities to showcase and promote Canadian
artists and music through vehicles such as The JUNO Awards and other
year-round initiatives. For more information on the 41st Annual JUNO
Awards or The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences' (CARAS)
website please visit www.junoawards.ca or www.carasonline.ca.
CTV, Canada's Olympic Network, is also Canada's largest private broadcaster. Featuring a wide range
of quality news, sports, information, and entertainment programming,
CTV is Canada's most-watched television network and lead broadcaster of
the London 2012 Olympic Games. CTV is a division of Bell Media,
Canada's premier multimedia company with leading assets in television,
radio and digital. Bell Media is owned by BCE Inc. (TSX, NYSE: BCE),
Canada's largest communications company. More information about CTV can
be found on the network's website at ctv.ca.
Official JUNO Awards website: www.junoawards.ca
CTV's JUNO Awards website: www.junos.ctv.ca
CARAS website: www.carasonline.ca
CTV website: www.ctv.ca
For further information:
For more information on THE 2012 JUNO AWARDS on CTV, contact:
Nicola Krishna, 416.384.5276 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Mary Costa, 416.384.7702 or email@example.com
For more information on CARAS and the 2012 JUNO Awards, contact:
Adrienne Kakoullis, 416.628.5610 or firstname.lastname@example.org