CTV is a Canadian television network owned by Bell Media, which is a subsidiary of BCE Inc. The network is one of the oldest and most-watched in Canada, and offers a mix of news, sports, and entertainment programming.
CTV has a wide coverage across Canada and is available on cable, satellite, and over-the-air television. The network also has a streaming service called CTV Go which allows users to watch live and on-demand programming on their devices.
Features of CTV
Live and on-demand programming: CTV offers a mix of live and on-demand programming, including news, sports, and entertainment shows, as well as live events such as the Academy Awards, Golden Globes and the Grammy Awards.
News coverage: CTV provides comprehensive coverage of national and international news, including current events, weather, and sports updates.
Sports coverage: CTV covers a wide range of sports, including NFL, NHL, NBA, MLB, CFL, and more.
Streaming service: CTV Go is a streaming service that allows users to watch live and on-demand programming on their devices.
Catch-up feature: CTV provides catch-up feature for some of its shows, where users can watch previous episodes of a show they may have missed.
Multi-language support: CTV provides closed captioning and audio description for its programs in English, French and other languages.
Interactive features: CTV’s website provides interactive features such as polls, quizzes, and games.
Personalization: Users can create a profile and save their favorite shows and movies, and receive recommendations based on their viewing history.
CTV on your device
Connect your device to the internet: Make sure your TV, streaming device, or mobile device is connected to the internet.
Check for availability: Check if CTV is available on your cable or satellite provider or over-the-air. If you are unable to find it, you may need to contact your provider to subscribe.
Tune in to the channel: Use your remote control to tune in to the CTV channel on your TV.
Browse and watch programming: Browse through the programming schedule and select the show or live event you want to watch.
Control playback: You can use the remote control or mobile device to control the playback, such as pausing, rewinding, and fast-forwarding.
Streaming service: CTV Go is a streaming service that allows users to watch live and on-demand programming on their devices, to use it you need to download the app, sign in or create an account, and then you can browse the content and watch it.
Personalization: If you create a profile and save your favorite shows and movies, and you will receive recommendations based on your viewing history.
Popular Programs that have aired or currently airing on CTV:
The Amazing Race Canada: A reality show where teams of two compete in a race around Canada for a chance to win a grand prize.
Grey’s Anatomy: A medical drama that follows the lives of surgical interns, residents, and attendings as they progress through their medical education while balancing their professional and personal lives.
MasterChef Canada: A cooking competition show where amateur chefs compete to win the title of Canada’s next MasterChef.
The Masked Singer Canada: A singing competition show where celebrities compete while wearing elaborate costumes to conceal their identities.
The Big Bang Theory: A comedy show that follows the lives of a group of friends, including two physicists, as they navigate their way through life and love.
Survivor: A reality show where a group of contestants are stranded in a remote location and must compete against each other to survive and win the grand prize.
The Social: A daily talk show that covers trending topics and features celebrity guests.
Saving Hope: A medical drama that follows the lives of the doctors and nurses at Hope-Zion Hospital.
The Ellen DeGeneres Show: A talk show that features celebrity interviews, comedy sketches, and human-interest stories.
The Voice: A singing competition show where aspiring singers compete to win a recording contract and the title of The Voice.
The network also airs many other popular shows and live events throughout the year.