TORONTO, Sept. 2 /CNW/ - Corus Entertainment Inc. (TSX:CJR.B; NYSE: CJR)
announced today that the Company's acquisition of CLT (Canadian Learning
Television) from CTVglobemedia is complete. The Canadian Radio-television and
Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) approved the acquisition on August 22,
2008 and Corus took over ownership and operation of CLT on September 1, 2008.
About Corus Entertainment Inc.
Corus Entertainment Inc. is a Canadian-based media and entertainment
company. Corus is a market leader in specialty television and radio with
additional assets in pay television, advertising and digital audio services,
television broadcasting, children's book publishing and children's animation.
The company's multimedia entertainment brands include YTV, Treehouse, W
Network, Movie Central, Nelvana, Kids Can Press and radio stations including
CKNW, CKOI and Q107. Corus creates engaging branded entertainment experiences
for its audiences across multiple platforms. A publicly traded company, Corus
is listed on the Toronto (CJR.B) and New York (CJR) exchanges. Experience
Corus on the web at www.corusent.com.
For further information:
For further information: Tracy Ewing, Vice President, Communications,
Corus Entertainment Inc., (416) 642-3792