The 62nd PRIMETIME EMMY® AWARDS Kicks Off Television's Most-Watched Special
Events on CTV in 2010-11

- 62ND PRIMETIME EMMY® AWARDS RED CARPET SPECIAL kicks off EMMY night on August 29 -

- Canada’s premier events THE SCOTIABANK GILLER PRIZE, WE DAY and THE 2011 JUNO AWARDS return -

- THE 106TH SANTA CLAUS PARADE comes home to CTV after nearly 3 decades -

- Ratings blockbusters THE 83rd ANNUAL ACADEMY AWARDS®, SUPER BOWL XLV, THE 68th ANNUAL GOLDEN GLOBES® and AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS are back -

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TORONTO, Aug. 18 /CNW/ - CTV reveals today that Canada's biggest events return to dazzle viewers this season beginning with the glitz and glamour of the 62nd PRIMETIME EMMY® AWARDS, airing Sunday, August 29 at 8 p.m. ET, exclusively on CTV (visit CTV.ca  to confirm local broadcast times). Outrageous Emmy-nominated comedian Jimmy Fallon hosts this year's three-hour broadcast in which CTV programs have garnered 94 nominations, more than any other Canadian broadcaster. Preceding the EMMYs at 7 p.m. ET, CTV kicks off the night with the 62nd PRIMETIME EMMY® AWARDS RED CARPET SPECIAL, a live one-hour celebrity-filled event co-hosted by Billy Bush, Maria Menounos (ACCESS HOLLYWOOD) and Nate Berkus (THE NATE BERKUS SHOW).

The blockbuster 2010-11 big ticket events line-up includes Canadian specials THE SCOTIABANK GILLER PRIZE, WE DAY and the 40th Anniversary of THE JUNO AWARDS, live from Toronto, along with THE 106th SANTA CLAUS PARADE, which returns to CTV after nearly three decades. They all join Canada's biggest broadcasting events, THE 83rd ANNUAL ACADEMY AWARDS®, SUPER BOWL XLV, THE 68th ANNUAL GOLDEN GLOBE® AWARDS and THE AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS.

Viewers can get all the latest news and updates on CTV's special events on CTV.ca. Available live and on demand on the CTV Video Player at CTV.ca are THE SCOTIABANK GILLER PRIZE and THE 106th SANTA CLAUS PARADE. Additionally, WE DAY and THE 2011 JUNO AWARDS will be made available on demand following their television broadcasts.

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For further information: For further information:

Rebecca Harrold, CTV Inc., 416.384.6893 or rebecca.harrold@ctv.ca
Amanda Rinaldo, CTV Inc., 416.384.5325 or amanda.rinaldo@ctv.ca


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