Bell Media Goes Beyond the Velvet Rope at the 2012 Toronto International Film Festival®

Bell Media Goes Beyond the Velvet Rope at the 2012 Toronto International Film 
- ETALK is the 2012 Toronto International Film Festival(®) official Red 
Carpet Media Sponsor at Roy Thomson Hall -
- E! claims its very own E! Red Carpet at the Princess of Wales Theatre and 
also streams live from the theatre at -
- SPACE is the official co-sponsor of the Midnight Madness Program -
- ETALK at TIFF website offers viewers an online all-access 
pass to exclusive content and online streaming -
- Additional Bell Media properties offer extensive Festival coverage including 
CTV Toronto, CANADA AM, CTV News Channel, CP24, CHUM FM, Flow 93-5, MTV, and - 
To tweet this release: 
TORONTO, Sept. 4, 2012 /CNW/ - As Hollywood's biggest stars arrive, Bell Media 
shines the brightest spotlight on the 2012 Toronto International Film 
Festival(®). Anchoring the company's extensive coverage is Canada's 
most-watched entertainment program ETALK, presenting the best access to the 
stars as the official Red Carpet Media Sponsor at Roy Thomson Hall. The ETALK 
Red Carpet will stream live through the ETALK at TIFF website 
Bell Media is also represented by the pulse of pop culture as E! makes its 
debut at this year's Festival with its very own E! Red Carpet at the Princess 
of Wales Theatre, which will also stream live at Canada's national 
science fiction, horror and fantasy channel SPACE is also sponsoring the 
film-fanatic favourite Midnight Madness program located at Ryerson Theatre, 
showcasing the best in action, horror, shock and fantasy cinema. Rounding out 
the coverage, CTV news properties CTV Toronto, CANADA AM, CTV News Channel, 
and CP24, along with MTV's MOVIE NIGHT, CHUM FM, Flow 93-5 and, 
bring a heavy Festival presence offering live complete coverage throughout the 
entire Festival.   
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ETALK at the Festival
With an average nightly audience of close to 600,000 viewers this summer, 
ETALK continues to lead the pack as Canada's most-watched entertainment 
program garnering 14% more viewers than ET (491,000) and 64% more viewers than 
ET Canada (341,000). Throughout the 10-day Festival, anchors Ben Mulroney and 
Tanya Kim, as well as reporters Lainey, Danielle McGimsie, Traci Melchor, and 
Jessi Cruickshank, report from various celebrity hotspots across Toronto, 
including the star-packed ETALK lounge at the Intercontinental Hotel and 
center of it all, the TIFF Bell Lightbox. All the red carpet highlights of 
ETALK's comprehensive Festival coverage will be available to viewers nightly 
on ETALK at 7 p.m. ET on CTV and 6 p.m. ET on E! beginning Thursday, Sept. 6 
(visit and to confirm local broadcast times). Viewers can 
also catch up on highlights of ETALK following the television broadcast on 
CTV's digital platforms, including and 
Kicking off ETALK's exclusive and extensive coverage is the red-hot fashion 
special ETALK FASHION FIX: TIFF 2012 PREVIEW, premiering Thursday, Sept 6 at 1 
p.m. ET on CTV. ETALK anchor Tanya Kim is joined by a panel of style savvy 
personalities to discuss past celebrity fashions from the best and worst 
dressed on the TIFF red carpet. 
Throughout the Festival, ETALK's dedicated TIFF website offers 
fans access to exclusive ETALK video content and photo galleries, in addition 
to film and party updates, celebrity interviews, star sightings, and more. 
ETALK will also be tweeting Festival news from @etalkCTV with the hashtag 
During the Festival, ETALK is positioned in the heart of the action at the 
gala film headquarters of Roy Thomson Hall, where ETALK will produce a live 
red carpet show for the Festival from their coveted prime spot on the gala red 
carpets, delivering interviews with Hollywood's elite, live to fans inside the 
theatre as well as online. The red carpet live streaming events that can be 
viewed on include: 
|Date/Time            |Red Carpet Live        |Stars                  |
|                     |Streaming              |                       |
|Thursday, Sept. 6    |Looper directed by Rian|Joseph Gordon-Levitt   |
|at 7 p.m. ET         |Johnson                |and Bruce Willis       |
|Friday, Sept. 7      |Argo directed by Ben   |Ben Affleck            |
|at 5:30 p.m. ET      |Affleck                |                       |
|Friday, Sept. 7      |What Maisie Knew       |Julianne Moore and     |
|at 8:30 p.m. ET      |directed by David      |Steve Coogan           |
|                     |Siegel                 |                       |
|                     |and Scott McGehee      |                       |
|Saturday, Sept. 8    |Thermae Romae directed |Hiroshi Abe            |
|at 12:30 p.m. ET     |by Hideki Takeuchi     |                       |
|Saturday, Sept. 8    |Silver Linings Playbook|Bradley Cooper, Robert |
|at 5:30 p.m. ET      |directed by David O.   |De Niro, Julia Stiles  |
|                     |Russell                |and Jennifer Lawrence  |
|Saturday, Sept. 8    |The Reluctant          |Kiefer Sutherland, Liev|
|at 8:30 p.m. ET      |Fundamentalist directed|Schreiber and Kate     |
|                     |by Mira Nair           |Hudson                 |
|Sunday, Sept. 9      |Free Angela & All      |Angela Davis           |
|at 12:30 p.m. ET     |Political Prisoners    |                       |
|                     |directed by            |                       |
|                     |Shola Lynch            |                       |
|Sunday, Sept. 9      |Midnight's Children    |Satya Bhabha and       |
|at 5:30 p.m. ET      |directed by Deepa Mehta|Siddharth              |
|Sunday, Sept. 9      |The Company You Keep   |Robert Redford, Shia   |
|at 8:30 p.m. ET      |directed by Robert     |LaBeouf, Susan         |
|                     |Redford                |Sarandon               |
|Monday, Sept. 10     |Hyde Park on Hudson    |Bill Murray and Laura  |
|at 5:30 p.m. ET      |directed by Roger      |Linney                 |
|                     |Michell                |                       |
|Monday, Sept. 10     |Dangerous Liaisons     |Zhang Ziyi             |
|at 8:30 p.m. ET      |directed by Hur Jin-ho |                       |
|Tuesday, Sept. 11    |Inescapable directed by|Alexander Siddig,      |
|at 5:30 p.m. ET      |Ruba Nadda             |Joshua Jackson and     |
|                     |                       |Marisa Tomei           |
|Tuesday, Sept. 11    |Great Expectations     |Ralph Fiennes, Helena  |
|at 9:30 p.m. ET      |directed by Mike Newell|Bonham Carter, Robbie  |
|                     |                       |Coltrane,              |
|                     |                       |Sally Hawkins, Jason   |
|                     |                       |Flemyng and Ewen       |
|                     |                       |Bremner                |
|Wednesday, Sept. 12  |A Royal Affair directed|Alicia Vikander, Mads  |
|at 6:30 p.m. ET      |by Nikolaj Arcel       |Mikkelsen and Mikkel   |
|                     |                       |Følsgaard              |
|Wednesday, Sept. 12  |Love, Marilyn directed |Marisa Tomei, Uma      |
|at 8:30 p.m. ET      |by Liz Garbus          |Thurman and Glenn Close|
|Thursday, Sept. 13   |Jayne Mansfield's Car  |Billy Bob Thornton,    |
|at 5 p.m. ET         |directed by Billy Bob  |Robert Duvall, Kevin   |
|                     |Thornton               |Bacon and John Hurt    |
|Thursday, Sept. 13   |Twice Born directed by |Penélope Cruz and Emile|
|at 8:30 p.m. ET      |Sergio Castellitto     |Hirsch                 |
|Friday, Sept. 14     |Emperor directed by    |Tommy Lee Jones and    |
|at 5:30 p.m. ET      |Peter Webber           |Matthew Fox            |
|Friday, Sept. 15     |English Vinglish       |Sridevi                |
|at 8:30 p.m. ET      |directed by Gauri      |                       |
|                     |Shinde                 |                       |
|Saturday, Sept. 16   |Song For Marion        |Vanessa Redgrave and   |
|at 7 p.m. ET         |directed by Paul       |Terence Stamp          |
|                     |Andrews Williams       |                       |
Then, following the glitz and glamour from this year's hottest parties and 
premieres, ETALK reflects and dissects this year's fashion hits and misses at 
this year's Festival with the half-hour recap special FASHION FIX: TIFF 2012 
(to be scheduled) on CTV. 
E! at the Festival
E! host Leah Miller makes her Festival debut on all the most-buzzed about red 
carpets, including the specially designed E! red carpet at the Princess of 
Wales Theatre. Delivering extensive coverage, Leah will get up-close-and 
personal access to mega-watt stars for up-to-the-minute Canadian E! NEWS 
updates, airing daily on E! beginning Sept. 7. E!'s coverage will also stream 
live from the Princess of Wales Theatre on The red carpet live 
streaming events that can be viewed on include: 
|Date/Time         |Red Carpet Live Streaming|Stars                   |
|Friday, Sept. 7   |The Master, directed by  |Joaquin Phoenix and     |
|at 7 p.m. ET      |Paul Thomas Anderson     |Philip Seymour Hoffman  |
|Saturday, Sept. 8 |End of Watch written and |Jake Gyllenhaal and     |
|at 8:45 p.m. ET   |directed by David Ayer   |Michael Peña            |
|Monday, Sept. 10  |To The Wonder, directed  |Rachel McAdams, Ben     |
|at 6 p.m. ET.     |by Terrence Malick       |Affleck, Javier Bardem  |
|                  |                         |and Olga Kurylenko      |
Additionally at the Princess of Wales Theatre, fans will have the opportunity 
to feel like they are part of the red carpet action by getting the chance to 
pose on a separate E! red carpet and get their pictures taken with life-size 
cut-outs of LIVE FROM THE RED CARPET hosts Ryan Seacrest and Guiliana Rancic. 
SPACE at the Festival
SPACE has genre covered at the Festival this year, including the 
highly-anticipated opening night sci-fi action movie Looper. INNERSPACE 
co-hosts Ajay Fry, Cynthia Loyst and Teddy Wilson deliver Festival coverage 
for SPACE viewers, hitting up red carpets and going one-on-one with stars from 
the hottest films coming to the Festival. Once again, SPACE is sponsoring the 
Midnight Madness program, which showcases the best in action, horror, shock 
and fantasy cinema - all airing, of course, at midnight. Featured titles 
include The Lords of Salem from Rob Zombie, Dredd 3D starring Karl Urban, and 
Seven Psychopaths featuring Colin Farrell and Christopher Walken. 
MTV MOVIE NIGHT at the Festival
MTV's MOVIE NIGHT host Johnny Hockin and correspondent Josh Horowitz gives 
viewers the inside scoop on everything at the Festival. MOVIE NIGHT catches up 
with Ryan Gosling to discuss his upcoming drama A Place Beyond the Pines and 
hangs with Snoop Dogg to chat about the premiere of his documentary 
Reincarnated. From Kristen Stewart to Rob Zombie, Andy Samberg to Colin 
Farrell, MOVIE NIGHT has the Festival covered. An original production, MOVIE 
NIGHT airs Thursdays at 6:30 p.m. ET. 
CTV NEWS at the Festival
As the stars invade Toronto, Bell Media's news properties are present every 
step of the way. From the first red carpet until the final curtain call, CTV 
Toronto's Andria Case, Michelle Dube, and Ashley Rowe cover the 2012 Toronto 
International Film Festival(®) with Toronto's complete coverage of stars, 
fans, and films. CTV Toronto's coverage airs daily at Noon, 6 p.m. ET, and 
11:30 p.m. ET. 
Meanwhile, CANADA AM's Marci Ien wakes up viewers with special Festival 
coverage on Monday, Sept. 10 from Toronto's Ritz Carleton Hotel. Getting into 
the Festival spirit, co-hosts Marci Ien and Beverly Thomson interview the 
biggest stars including Kristen Stewart, Robert Redford, James Earl Jones, and 
many more. Throughout the Festival, CANADA AM checks in with film critics 
Richard Crouse and Pete Hammond on the hot films of the Festival; ETALK chats 
parties and red carpets as Hollywood comes north and descends on Toronto; 
LouLou Magazine's Liv Judd reports for CANADA AM on what the styling stars are 
wearing; and travel expert Loren Christie looks at celebrity getaways. 
CTV News Channel gets the "Festival POV" from their team of film buffs, 
cinephiles, scenesters, and fans who are living every moment of the Festival. 
On the red carpet and putting stars and film directors in the hot seat, CTV 
News Channel's DIRECT and EXPRESS go one-on-one with films that are getting a 
boost in buzz at the Festival. 
Toronto's Breaking News Station will also become Toronto's 2012 Toronto 
International Film Festival(®) station leading up to and throughout the 
Festival as CP24 offers live coverage of red carpets, news conferences, 
Toronto celebrity sightings, and the city's hot spots. asks viewers 
to send in their pictures of star sightings for a photo gallery and will be 
tweeting all the latest Festival info from @CP24 with the hashtag #CP24TIFF. 
Bell Media Radio
Roger, Darren and Marilyn follow the Festival beat in entertainment reports at 
6:45 a.m. ET, 7:45 a.m. ET and 8:45 a.m. ET each weekday morning. They also 
check in with their friends at ETALK and MTV's MOVIE NIGHT. 104.5 CHUM FM is 
also Toronto's Festival radio station with Gala passes up for grabs. 
Meanwhile, FLOW 93-5's Melanie runs down all the Festival celebrity gossip 
each weekday morning in The Scoop at 6:40 a.m. ET, 7:40 a.m. ET and 8:40 a.m. 
ET, while JJ helps out with tips on how to spot a celeb. JJ and Melanie also 
bring in Festival experts, including their favourite ETALK correspondents. 
Twitter: @BellMedia_PR @CTV_PR @CTV_Television @etalkCTV @SPACEchannel 
@EOnlineCanada @mtvmovienight Ben Mulroney - @BenMulroney1976 Tanya Kim - 
Danielle McGimsie - @MissDMcG Traci Melchor - @stayfabulous
Lainey - @LaineyGossip Jessi Cruickshank - @JESSIMTV Leah Miller - @leahmiller 
Cynthia Loyst - @cynthialoyst
Ajay Fry - @AjayFry Teddy Wilson - @TeddySPACE Beverly Thomson - @bdthomson
Marci Ien - @MarciIen Andria Case - @andriactv Michelle Dube - 
@michelledubeCTV Ashley Rowe - @AshleyroweCTV
Johnny Hockin - @johnnyhockin Josh Horowitz - @joshuahorowitz 
Source: BBM Canada, Summer 2012: 5/28/2012 to 8/26/2012 
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