Media advisory - Canadian Television Fund to open and close CRTC hearings



    Cast members from Trailer Park Boys, Little Mosque on the Prairie,
ReGenesis, Casino and other hit TV shows on Parliament Hill in support of CTF
on February 4th

    OTTAWA, Feb. 1 /CNW/ - The Canadian Television Fund (CTF) will give the
opening presentation at the CRTC public hearings examining the future
structure of the organization on Monday, February 4th, 2008 at 9:00 a.m.
    On Parliament Hill that evening, MPs and Senators will meet Canadian
television stars from shows including: Little Mosque on the Prairie, Trailer
Park Boys, Robson Arms, This is Daniel Cook, Murdoch Mysteries, Intelligence,
ReGenesis, Les soeurs Elliot, Annie et ses hommes, Lance et compte, Casino and
more.
    "Ricky" and "Julian" will join actors Wendy Crewson, Peter Outerbridge,
Daniel Cook, and Quebec stars Sylvie Léonard, Raymond Bouchard and many more
at a special reception to celebrate Canadian television in Room 200 West
Block, from 6-8 p.m. on Monday, February 4th.

    
    ALL MEDIA ARE INVITED TO ATTEND THE CRTC HEARINGS AND THE RECEPTION.

    CTF representatives will be available throughout the week for comment on
    the hearings.

    CRTC Hearing: Canadian Television Fund opening presentation

    Date:     Monday, February 4, 2008
    Time:     9:00-10:00 a.m.
    Place:    Conference Centre
              Phase IV, Place du Portage
              140 Promenade du Portage
              Gatineau, Quebec

    TV Stars on Parliament Hill

    Date:     Monday, February 4, 2008
    Time:     6-8 p.m. (remarks at 6:40 p.m.)
    Place:    Room 200, West Block, Parliament Hill
              Ottawa, ON

    CRTC Hearing: Canadian Television Fund closing presentation

    Date:     Friday, February 8, 2008
    Time:     morning
    Place:    Conference Centre
              Phase IV, Place du Portage
              140 Promenade du Portage
              Gatineau, Quebec
    





For further information:

For further information: Susan Smith, Bluesky Strategy Group, c: (613)
371-0624, susan@blueskystrategygroup.com; Lisa Crawford, Bluesky Strategy
Group, c: (613) 218-2481, lisa@blueskystrategygroup.com; Betsy Chaly, Director
of Communications, Canadian Television Fund, c: (416) 554-2768,
bchaly@ctf-fct.ca

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