TLN Media Group Family of TV Channels
Now On FREE PREVIEW Across Canada
(Toronto – September 23, 2020) Curling up on the couch just got better. For almost 9 million Canadians, starting this month Canada’s top TV carriers are collaborating with TLN Media Group to offer a nationwide free preview of 6 multicultural TV channels with diverse content that will Colour Your Life™.
Escape with celebrity chefs on culinary journeys around the world or in their home kitchens as they bring out your inner chef. Cheer for your favourite soccer team from the comfort of your home on TLN TV, the only Canadian TV channel broadcasting Serie A Italian League soccer! Keep up-to-speed on news and programs via all-Italian language news channel TGCOM24 & Mediaset Italia or our country’s leading all Spanish-language TV channel Univision Canada. Or learn a second language alongside your children as they indulge in fully-translated popular children’s shows broadcast on Teleniños and Telebimbi.
As a hub of multicultural influence for all Canadians, TLN Media Group is committed to keeping diverse audiences informed and entertained during these unprecedented times. In support of families doing their part to stay indoors to stop the spread of COVID, subscribers to TLN’s Newsletter during the Free Preview will be entered for a chance to win a $50 gift card.*
TMG applauds the commitment shown by Canada’s largest television providers to support independent multicultural media. The national free preview of the TMG family of TV channels is a testament to the carriers` commitment to the country`s three million Italian and Hispanic Canadians, and the millions more who enjoy the English language programming offered on our main channel, TLN TV.
TMG TV channels on Free Preview include:
- TLN TV – Culturally Connected English-Language Specialty TV Channel
- Univision Canada – The Country`s Leading All Spanish-Language TV Channel
- Teleniños – Canada’s First and Only All Spanish-Language Kids Channel
- Mediaset Italia – Premium All Italian-Language TV Channel
- Telebimbi – Canada’s First and Only All Italian-Language Kids Channel
- TGCOM 24 – Leading All Italian-Language News Channel
Participating carriers include: Bell TV/Fibe/MTS, Cogeco, Rogers, TV/Ignite, Shaw Cable, Shaw Direct, Vidéotron Illico/Helix.
*TLN Media Group channels free view will last between 30 and 90 days depending on carrier.
*Subscription and contest details on www.tln.ca
For more information contact:
Bruna Aloe | Senior Director, Communications & Marketing | 416.744.5745 | [email protected]
About TLN Media Group
Originally established over 35 years ago as a single ethnic TV channel, TLN Media Group (TMG) has grown into Canada’s most influential multicultural media company, connecting cultures on television, online and in communities through storytelling and shared experiences. Reaching millions of Canadians across the country, TMG is a leader in expressing and advocating Canadian multiculturalism. As a content creator, TMG produces and commissions unique and culturally significant TV and digital programs distributed both in Canada and worldwide through its TMG Worldwide Media Distribution business unit. As a broadcaster since 1984, TMG’s flagship channel TLN TV has evolved into an English language multiculturally rich TV channel. TMG operates Canada’s most widely distributed foreign language TV channels led by Spanish language leader Univision Canada and top Italian language services Mediaset Italia Canada and TGCOM24 news network. TMG also launched and runs Canada’s first and only Heritage language channels for kids, Telebimbi and Teleniños. The family of Spanish language channels distributed by TMG also includes a group of 4 specialized foreign services, Cinelatino, Wapa TV, Television Dominicana and CentroAmerica TV. In addition, TMG operates EuroWorld Sport TV, a channel dedicated to sports fandom. TMG is also active in producing and promoting many experiential cultural events and festivals.
About TLN Television
TLN is the English-language specialty TV channel that adds colour to life through a rainbow of culturally connected programming and initiatives. The TLN lineup delights mainstream appetites for rich multicultural lifestyle and entertainment programming. From international music specials and sports, exclusive and original food and travel series, to blockbuster films and unique original productions, TLN entertains and inspires a colourful life. TLN is part of the TLN Media Group family of channels. | tln.ca
About Univision Canada
Univision Canada is the leading Spanish-language television channel delivering the best programming from the Hispanic world to Canada’s 1.8 million Spanish speakers. The lineup features daily news, award-winning telenovelas, talk and reality shows, live music specials and top soccer coverage. Univision Canada is a TLN Media Group owned channel and can be seen from coast to coast in close to 2 million homes on all of Canada’s largest pay TV platforms. | univision.ca
About Mediaset Italia
Featuring programming from Italy’s leading TV broadcast group, Mediaset Italia brings the best of Italian TV to Canada. The 24 hour Italian-language TV channel includes the best entertainment, variety, fiction, comedy, sports and news programming direct from Italy complemented with Made in Canada community pleasing original shows. Mediaset Italia is a TLN Media Group owned channel and can be seen from coast to coast in nearly 3 million homes on all of Canada’s largest pay TV platforms. | mediasetitalia.ca
About TGCOM 24
TGCOM 24 is a direct link to Italian and world affairs with breaking news as it happens, headlines every hour and in-depth studio discussions. Stay connected with the latest in current affairs, politics, real-time business updates and complete sports highlights. TGCOM 24 is part of the TLN Media Group family of channels. | tgcom24.ca
Canada’s only all Spanish-language kids channel, Teleniños offers a commercial free destination for children of all ages from pre-school to teen to watch their favourite shows in Spanish. Acclaimed animated and live action series, popular family movies and much more, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Teleniños is a TLN Media Group channel. | teleninos.ca
Canada’s only all Italian-language kids channel, Telebimbi offers a commercial free destination for children of all ages, from pre-school to teen to watch their favourite shows in Italian. Acclaimed animated and live action series, popular family movies and much more, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Telebimbi is a TLN Media Group channel. | telebimbi.ca