Global Television Network (more commonly called Global, or occasionally Global TV) is a privately-owned Canadian English-language broadcast television network. It is currently Canada's second most-watched broadcast television network after CTV and has twelve owned-and-operated stations throughout the country. Global is owned by Corus Entertainment—the media holdings of JR Shaw.

Global has its origins in a regional television station of the same name, serving Southern Ontario, which launched in 1974. The Ontario station was soon purchased by the now-defunct CanWest Global Communications, and that company gradually expanded its national reach in the subsequent decades. The national entity was known as the CanWest Global System until adopting the Ontario station's branding in 1997.

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  • Big Brother Canada

    Big Brother Canada

    Big Brother Canada is a reality television show in which a group of contestants, known as "HouseGues…

  • Border Security: America's Front Line

    Border Security: America's Front Line

    Border Security: America's Front Line follows the work of US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) off…

  • Undercover Boss Canada

    Undercover Boss Canada

    CEOs from ten of Canada's biggest corporations stealthily join the ranks of their own unsuspecting w…

  • Entertainment Tonight Canada

    Entertainment Tonight Canada

    Hosts Cheryl Hickey, Rick Campanelli and a handful of other reporters offer the celebrity dish of th…

  • The Morning Show

    The Morning Show

    At 9am (10am AT), The Morning Show welcomes viewers from across the country for a half-hour of smart…

  • 100 Huntley Street

    100 Huntley Street

    100 Huntley Street is Canada's longest running daily television show and the sixth longest running d…

  • Global National

    Global National

    Global National is Canada's early evening national newscast, and provides a distinctive voice and ap…

  • Private Eyes

    Private Eyes

    Private Eyes follows ex-pro hockey player Matt Shade who irrevocably changes his life when he teams…

  • The West Block

    Veteran anchor and Global National's chief political correspondent, Tom Clark speaks to Canadians ac…

  • Indspire Awards

    Indspire Awards

    Honoring 14 indigenous Canadians who have achieved outstanding success.

  • Mary Kills People

    Mary Kills People

    Set in the morally grey world of assisted suicide, Mary Kills People is an intense, controversial, a…

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