The "10 Days of Giveaways" Returns to the #1 Canadian Daytime Series THE MARILYN DENIS SHOW, Beginning Dec. 3 on CTV

The "10 Days of Giveaways" Returns to the #1 Canadian Daytime Series THE 
MARILYN DENIS SHOW, Beginning Dec. 3 on CTV 
- In-studio audience members take home over half-a-million dollars worth of 
prizing and nearly 8,000 gifts over the 10 days -
- The two weeks of in-studio prizing concludes with Marilyn's favourite 
must-have items on Dec. 14 -
- Viewers at home also have a chance to win with exciting contests coming to -
- Canada's #1 Canadian daytime show sees double-digit growth in total viewers - 
To tweet this release: 
TORONTO, Nov. 30, 2012 /CNW/ - It's the most wonderful time of the year for 
the #1 Canadian daytime series THE MARILYN DENIS SHOW, as the second annual 
"10 Days of Giveaways" begins Monday, Dec. 3 through Friday, Dec. 14. During 
the gift giveaway, THE MARILYN DENIS SHOW presents daily gift guide segments 
presented by MARILYN experts devoted to unique gift ideas for the holidays. 
With a total of 119 different gifts showcased throughout the 10 days, all 
lucky in-studio audience members will bring home 8-12 gifts per day, amounting 
to more than 8,000 items given away overall. Ranging in themes from the best 
gifts for men and fashionistas, to the perfect presents for pet owners and 
children, the approximate value of gifts handed out over the course of the 
giveaway amounts to more than $600,000 dollars. 
To cap it off on a high note, Marilyn shares her favourite must-have products 
to give and receive over the holidays on Friday, Dec. 14. The spirit of 
receiving also continues online, where Marilyn will offer viewers at home a 
chance to win through exciting contests; visit for upcoming details 
(certain restrictions apply). 
THE MARILYN DENIS SHOW airs live Monday-Friday at 10 a.m. ET on CTV,, 
and CTV Mobile, again at 11 a.m. ET on CTV Two, and on demand at 
(check local listings). 
Continuing to reign as the #1 Canadian daytime series, THE MARILYN DENIS SHOW 
has seen double-digit growth in its third season, climbing 10% with total 
viewers, 42% with A18-34, 12% with A18-49, and 4% with A25-54. And in the 
Calgary and Edmonton markets, THE MARILYN DENIS SHOW has now overtaken 
Citytv's CITYLINE to become the #1 Canadian lifestyle program in those markets. 
**Media Note** - Download photos from THE MARILYN DENIS SHOW at 
Canada's queen of daytime rounds up her team of experts to assist with the "10 
Days of Giveaways", where each item showcased gets the MARILYN stamp of 

    --  Kicking off the festive fun is THE MARILYN DENIS SHOW's home
        and design expert Ramsin Khachi offering his homeowner gift
        guide (Dec. 3)
    --  Parenting expert Maureen Dennis with her kids gift guide (Dec.
    --  Resident chef Christine Cushing shares her kitchen gift guide
        (Dec. 5)
    --  Design expert Amanda Forrest presents her gift guide for all
        things home décor (Dec. 6)
    --  Fashion stylist Peter Papapetrou reveals his fashion and beauty
        gift guide (Dec. 7)
    --  Web and technology expert Amber MacArthur features the latest
        gifts for techies (Dec. 10)
    --  Outdoor and garden expert Owen Reeves shares the perfect gifts
        for men (Dec. 11)
    --  Eco expert Candice Batista reveals the greatest gifts for pets,
        plus an extra special surprise is in store for viewers (Dec.
    --  Charles the Butler shares his host gift guide (Dec. 13)
    --  Wrapping up the festive giveaway frenzy, Marilyn shares her
        favourite must-have items, along with her fashion stylist
        Alexis Honce (Dec. 14)

For more information on THE MARILYN DENIS SHOW's "10 Days of Giveaways" or to 
get inspired this season, visit

Hosted by Marilyn Denis and broadcast live before a studio audience, THE 
MARILYN DENIS SHOW is a daily entertainment and lifestyle talk show featuring 
Canadian and international celebrities and experts, established and emerging 
alike. Celebrities who have appeared on THE MARILYN DENIS SHOW include Sir 
Elton John, Diane Keaton, Bradley Cooper, Shania Twain, Hugh Jackman, Michael 
Bublé, Lionel Richie, Gene Simmons, and many more. Executive produced by 
Michelle Crespi, THE MARILYN DENIS SHOW airs live Monday-Friday at 10 a.m. ET 
on CTV,, and CTV Mobile, and then again at 11 a.m. ET on CTV Two, and 
on demand at Fans can also watch Marilyn on the weekend with THE 
BEST OF THE MARILYN DENIS SHOW, airing Saturdays at 9 a.m. ET on CTV and 
Sundays at 3 p.m. ET on CTV Two (check local listings).

About CTV
CTV is Canada's #1 private broadcaster. Featuring a wide range of quality 
news, sports, information, and entertainment programming, CTV has been 
Canada's most-watched television network for the past 10 years in a row. CTV 
is a division of Bell Media, Canada's premier multimedia company with leading 
assets in television, radio and digital. Bell Media is owned by BCE Inc. (TSX, 
NYSE: BCE), Canada's largest communications company. More information about 
CTV can be found on the network's website at

Social Media Links: 
Twitter: @CTV_PR  @TheMarilynShow @MarilynDenisCTV


Source: BBM Canada, September 10 - November 18, 2012 vs. same weeks last year.

- CTV -

Jacqui VanSickle, CTV, CTV Two, 416.384.5091 Aviva Sokolsky, CTV, CTV Two, 


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