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This Month on TLN TV | June Highlights


Hey Canada! Craving adventure and a world of new experiences – TLN Media Group is excited to announce a nationwide free preview of our English culturally connected channel TLN TV across Bell Satellite, Fibe, MTS and Aliant, on now through the end of June.

Escape with TLN TV’s celebrity chefs as they take you on culinary journeys around the world and in their home kitchens. Pour yourself a glass of vino and cheer on your favourite team with an all-star soccer lineup of weekly Serie A Italian league matches every Sunday and enjoy mucho movies every night of the week! Visit tln.ca to learn more.

TLN is available on:

Bell Fibe NOW ON channel 1619 & 700 │Bell Satellite, Alliant channel 700, MTS channel 1165.




TLN Media Group launched a new digital series, The Race for New Mayor of Toronto – Meet the Contenders featuring Dr. Rafael Gomez. The series dives deep into the critical issues facing the city. We sat down with the leading mayoral contenders, engaging in thought-provoking conversations that tackle the hard-hitting challenges in Toronto. This web series, features insightful interviews, stimulating discussions, and expert analysis, providing a comprehensive understanding of each candidate's platform, their vision for the city, and their strategies for addressing the pressing issues at hand. Catch this 9-part digital series exclusively on tln.ca and TLN YouTube. 


TLN Television Presents “Italy At Home”

A month-long ITALIAN FILM FESTIVAL TV EVENT featuring English subtitled box office hit films from Italy.

TLN Television is your ticket to see the biggest Italian stars in the latest box office hits direct from Italy! Enjoy a specially curated month-long Italian film festival TV event from May 29 to June 30, every night at 9P, as TLN TV celebrates Italian Canadian Heritage Month with acclaimed English-Subtitled films. Skip the long lines and high-priced tickets and journey through Italy with a spectacular lineup of 33 nights of contemporary Italian films from the comfort of your own home!

Highlights include the Canadian premiere of The Natural Marco Pantani - A captivating sports bio-drama that delves into the extraordinary life of one of Italy's renowned athletes. Known as "The Pirate", Pantani rose to fame and charmed the world of professional cycling. The film portrays the Italian cyclist's journey to success, his professional and personal struggles, and the legacy he left behind. 

TLN Media Group is proud to be the country’s leading purveyor of Italian Films in its nearly 40 years in Ethnic Media.

Immerse yourself in a vibrant multicultural concert experience this summer with TLN TV! Prepare to be captivated as we present an exclusive series of concerts, showcasing a stellar lineup of musical artists including concerts from Radio Italia, Ariana Grande, Il Volo and more! 


Radio Italia Concert

Live From Milano 2023

June 10 | 6:00P

The largest free live music event in Italy returns to Milan's Piazza del Duomo. This highly anticipated live musical event features some of the biggest names in Italian music on stage accompanied by a live orchestra. 

Rodrigo y Gabriela

Baloise Session

June 17 | 6:00P

Get enthralled by the enchanting virtuoso guitar duels by the Mexican duo, Rodrigo y Gabriela as they brighten up the 2016 Baloise Session in Basel, Switzerland.

Ariana Grande

Live in London

June 17 | 7:30P

Ariana Grande swaps the sell-out stadium for an intimate studio audience to perform nine of her hits, backed by an all-female orchestra.

La Dolce Vita:

The Music of Italian Cinema

June 24 | 6:00P

A selection of the unforgettable film songs that marked Italian cinema,

from Federico Fellini's 8½ and La Dolce Vita to Sergio Leone's Once Upon a Time in the West.

Since its establishment in 1984, TMG Worldwide Media Distribution Inc. has been a prominent Canadian media company. Collaborating with multicultural producers across Canada, they have upheld their commitment to producing exceptional multicultural content. Through their award-winning catalogue, that features lifestyle shows, documentaries, series, and children's programming, TMG has succeeded in showcasing diverse cultures and bridging communities with the passions that define their uniqueness. With programs available in English, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, Russian, and Tagalog, TMG offers an unparalleled viewing experience. Don't miss the opportunity to immerse yourself in these remarkable original productions, exclusively on TLN TV this month!

L’Ultimo Coro Italiano

June 11 | 8:00P 

Drama, romance, and music come together in this moving story of a love triangle in an Italian-Canadian Toronto community. Playing in Italian with English subtitles.

My Dear Veterans

June 18 | 8:00P

A Russian-language documentary about a Ukrainian-Canadian photographer who tries to preserve the testimonies of WWII veterans living in Canada. Playing in Russian with English subtitles.

Mister S e la scienza

di Alessandro Volta 

June 24 | 8:00A

Being fed up with kids not knowing about their history and science, Mr. S ignites his students' passion to learn with hands-on experiments and travelling adventures. Playing in Italian with English subtitles.

Nanny Magpakailanman 

June 25 | 8:00P 

A documentary on the lives and sacrifices of Filipino immigrants, focusing on the journeys of three inspirational women. Playing in Tagalog with English subtitles.

Napoli Wins Scudetto to Capture First Serie A Title Since 1990

Join us in celebrating the momentous festivities as Napoli secures their third Scudetto in 33 years! It has been a remarkable journey since Napoli last clinched the title in 1990, during the legendary era of Maradona with the Partenopei. This long-awaited triumph was truly worth the wait!


Stay tuned as the 2023-24 season presented by bodog.net will commence on

Sunday August 20, 2023.

TLN celebrates Father’s day with the premiere of two acclaimed soccer docu-series. Enjoy an all-day marathon on June 18th, starting at 9A featuring:

Dark Horses

Sun June 18 | Episodes: 4, Duration 60mins

A docuseries that follows the Italian national football team’s spectacular redemption story in 2006, as they came back from the worst scandal in their history to defeat rivals France and win the World Cup.

Italia 90

Sunday June 18 | Episodes: 3, Duration 60mins

The definitive docuseries on a tournament like no other: the 1990 Italian World Cup. From exploring the end of Maradona’s career, to the commercialization of the game and the geopolitics of new football nations, this series has it all, as well as interviews with icons such as Paul Gascoigne.


World Elder Abuse Awareness Day 

June 15

Join us in taking a stand against elder abuse during Ontario's Elder Abuse Awareness Month, ensuring a safe and respectful environment for our senior community. In efforts to raise awareness and support for the elderly in the multicultural Canadian community during Seniors' Month in Ontario, TLN Media Group has developed a nationwide Elder Abuse Prevention PSA campaign, broadcasting impactful messages in English, Spanish, and Italian on TLN TV, Univision Canada, and Mediaset Italia Canada, as well as on digital platforms. To learn more visit eapon.ca

Cinema All’Aperto Movies Nights at the Columbus Centre from June 6 to 31

Join us every Thursday from July 6 to August 31 for your weekly ticket to hit movies from Italy with a spectacular lineup of English subtitled films from some of the most acclaimed names in Italian Cinema - FREE in the Columbus Centre courtyard or from VIP seating on Caffe Cinquecento's patio. Learn more at villacharities.com/culture. 

July 8 & 9 is TD Salsa on St. Clair – Save the date and get your dance shoes ready!

The TD Salsa in Toronto Festival brings the heat of the tropics to the city by hosting Canada’s largest Latin street party. The events and activities continue to grow in 2023 with lively music, authentic cuisine, local artwork, and mucho dancing that encourage Canadians to immerse themselves in the ever-growing Latin community by celebrating its culture and traditions. Visit salsaintoronto.com to learn more.

June 23 – 25 Marks the 13th Annual TD Salsa at Blue Mountain

A family street party transforms the entire Village into a showcase of Latin life with pulsating music, passionate dancing, and vibrant culture!Feeling Hot Hot Hot? The summer's spiciest festival is back and the best way to experience it is to stay right in the heart of the action. Blue Mountain Village comes alive with the sights and sounds of all things Salsa. Learn more at bluemountainvillage.ca/salsa

TLN 10 Most Influential Hispanic Canadians Nominations are still open!

There is still time to nominate a candidate for the prestigious "TLN 10 Most Influential Hispanic Canadians" award! Do you know someone who deserves to be acknowledged for their remarkable accomplishments? Nominate them today! Share their story of inspiration, leadership, and dedication, and let the world recognize their invaluable contributions. This distinguished recognition aims to honour exceptional individuals who have made significant contributions to the Hispanic community in Canada and beyond. We invite you to participate in this remarkable opportunity to recognize the outstanding achievements of Hispanic Canadians who have positively impacted various fields, including arts and culture, business, education, science, sports, community development, and more. Nominate now and be a part of recognizing the TLN 10 Most Influential Hispanic Canadians! To submit a nomination, visit our official website at  tln.ca/top10

Vancouver’s Italian Day On The Drive

Sun. June 11

TLN Media Group is a proud annual partner of Vancouver’s Italian Day on The Drive - a vibrant cultural street festival celebrating Italian culture, heritage and community. A festive community embrace, Commercial Drive (The Drive), home to Little Italy, comes alive in green, white and red and is transformed into a lively 14 block festa that represents the largest one-day cultural street festival in Vancouver. Get the details at italianday.ca.

Italian Week Ottawa

June 8-18

TLN Media Group is a proud media partner of Italian Week Ottawa! Our very own Antonio Giorgi will be part of the festivities hosting the main stage on June 9 & 10.

Originally founded in 1975, the Italian Week Ottawa festival is among the longest running arts and cultural festivals in Ottawa. The annual festival shares Italian cultural experiences with Italians, non-Italians, and visitors in the Ottawa community through a rich arts, history, and cultural program to celebrate all aspects of Italian and Italian-Canadian life. Events are held throughout Ottawa, with a focus in the Little Italy neighbourhood on and around Preston Street. The Festival’s programming is emblematic of the broader impact Italian-Canadians have had both locally, and nationally. Sign up now at italianweekottawa.ca

Rodrigo y Gabriela live in Niagara Falls

July 2

Experience the electrifying sound of Rodrigo y Gabriela live at Fallsview Casino in Niagara on July 2nd! Prepare to be mesmerized by their unique blend of flamenco, rock, and Latin rhythms, as these renowned guitar virtuosos take the stage. Get ready for an unforgettable night of explosive energy, intricate melodies, and awe-inspiring guitar mastery. Don't miss your chance to witness the musical brilliance of Rodrigo y Gabriela in the breathtaking setting of Fallsview Casino. Grab your tickets now and get ready to be captivated by their exciting performance. Get your tickets now at fallsviewcasinoresort.com.


August 4-20

With over three decades of tradition, ItalfestMTL is thrilled to be celebrating Host Antonio Giorgi to host the mainstage on Augst 3-5. Stay tuned for special screenings of TLN Originals throughout the month. Celebrating its 30th anniversary and three decades of tradition, ItalfestMTL is thrilled to be honouring the cultural heritage of Italy within the vibrant metropolis of Montreal. August comes alive with a joyous ambiance as people from Italian and non-Italian backgrounds come together to partake in the festivities. By showcasing the expressive and artistic elements that define Italian culture, ItalfestMTL provides an immersive experience for all, offering a diverse range of complimentary activities and events across Montreal and Laval's neighborhoods. For more information visit italfestmtl.ca