Global Hits A High Note This September With A Non-Stop Schedule Of Sizzling Season Premieres

       2009 Fall Line-Up Kicks Off With the Highly Anticipated Series:
                  Glee - Wednesday, September 9 - 9pm ET/PT

        Continues To Lead The Industry
         With More Primetime Shows Than Ever Available For Streaming

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    TORONTO, Aug. 25 /CNW/ - Global is off the charts this September,
bringing viewers across the country the most buzzed about season premieres of
any network.
    Glee takes center stage first this Fall on Wednesday, September 9, with
the highly anticipated Series Premiere at 9pm ET/PT, followed by the Series
Premiere of an all-new updated Melrose Place at 10pm ET/PT.
    The excitement continues throughout the month with the most anticipated
mix of program premieres including: Survivor: Samoa (Thursday, September 17),
House (2-Hours, Monday September 21),and The Good Wife (Tuesday, September
22). Nearing the end of September, catch Global's hit animated line-up (The
Simpsons, American Dad, Family Guy and new series The Cleveland Show) on
Sunday, September 27. Lie To Me rounds out premiere month on Monday, September

    For Global's Complete Fall 2009 Premiere Calendar, go to:

    Not only can viewers watch their beloved hits on TV, but they can also
catch up on episodes throughout the entire season online. leads
the industry with an unprecedented 18 of 21 U.S. primetime and late night
programs available for streaming. Viewers won't have to miss a moment of their
favourite shows with such offerings as new series Glee, Melrose Place, The
Cleveland Show, The Good Wife and 90210, as well as returning hits like House,
Survivor, The Office, Heroes and Family Guy. For the full list of what's
available online, check out the Fall 2009 Premiere Calendar link above.

    About Canwest Broadcasting:

    Canwest Broadcasting operates two conventional television networks,
Global Television and E!, and eighteen of the country's most popular specialty
channels, including HGTV, Mystery TV, National Geographic Channel, Showcase,
History, Food Network and TVtropolis. Canwest Broadcasting is a division of
Canwest Media Inc.

    About Canwest Media Inc.:

    Canwest Media Inc is a subsidiary of Canwest Global Communications Corp.
(; TSX: CGS and CGS.A). An international media company, Canwest
is Canada's largest publisher of paid English language daily newspapers and
owns, operates and/or holds substantial interests in conventional television,
out-of-home advertising, specialty cable channels and web sites in Canada, New
Zealand, Australia, Indonesia, Singapore, the United Kingdom and the United

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Tudico, Publicist, Canwest Broadcasting, (416) 934-7829,;
Grace Park, Publicity Manager, Canwest Broadcasting, (416) 967-2484,

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