Top Chef Canada renewed for fourth season

National Casting for Food Network Canada's Top Rated Series Open Now Until 
June 11 
Casting Details and Applications Available at 
For more information about Top Chef Canada including bios and high resolution 
photos visit our media site at: 
TORONTO, May 23, 2013 /CNW/ - Shaw Media is thrilled to announce today the 
renewal of its highest rated Food Network Canada series, Top Chef Canada. 
Since the launch of season one in April, 2011, the Canadian adaptation of the 
international smash hit has consistently been Food Network's top ranked 
series. A national casting call for Canada's next Top Chef has begun, with 
applications available at The deadline for submitting 
applications is June 11, 2013. 
The country's best and brightest up-and-coming culinary stars, aged 19 years 
and older, are encouraged to visitwww.topchefcanada.cato be directed to 
the application form. In addition to the online form, applicants must create 
a short video of themselves in action, showing off their cooking ability and 
on-camera personality. 
Staying true to the original show format, Top Chef Canada challenges 
competitors' culinary skills to see who can cut it as Canada's Top Chef, 
taking home the grand prize including $100,000. The intensity builds each week 
as the competitors vie for their shot at stardom and avoid elimination. Shaw 
Media will continue to work with Canadian production powerhouse, Insight 
Productions, for the fourth season, which will premiere in 2014 exclusively on 
Food Network Canada. 
Viewers can continue watching the third season of Top Chef Canada on Food 
Network Canada Mondays at 9pm ET/10pm PT. Canada's third Top Chef will be 
crowned in the exciting, Calgary-based season finale airing Monday, June 
10(th) at 9pm ET/10pm PT on Food Network Canada. 
Twitter: @FoodNetworkCA, @TopChefCanada, #TopChefCanada
Facebook: Food Network Canada, Top Chef Canada 
Food Network Canada is a Shaw Media Network 
About Shaw Communications Inc.
Shaw is a diversified communications and media company, providing consumers 
with broadband cable television, High-Speed Internet, Home Phone, 
telecommunications services (through Shaw Business), satellite direct-to-home 
services (through Shaw Direct) and engaging programming content (through Shaw 
Media). Shaw serves 3.4 million customers, through a reliable and extensive 
fibre network. Shaw Media operates one of the largest conventional television 
networks in Canada, Global Television, and 19 specialty networks including 
HGTV Canada, Food Network Canada, HISTORY and Showcase. Shaw is traded on the 
Toronto and New York stock exchanges and is included in the S&P/TSX 60 Index 
(Symbol: TSX - SJR.B, NYSE - SJR). For more information about Shaw, please 
About Insight Production Company Ltd.
Insight Production Company Ltd., headed by John Brunton & Barbara Bowlby has 
become an industry leader in the creative development, financing and 
production of highly rated television programs and cutting edge multiplatform 
content for the global market in every genre. Since 1979, it has been 
recognized for its reputation for outstanding quality as the recipient of 
numerous International awards, including multiple Gemini's. The company has 
created thousands of hours of groundbreaking television that continues to be 
broadcast over major networks worldwide. Recent hits include original formats 
Battle of the Blades and Canada Sings along with Big Brother Canada, Canada's 
Got Talent, Intervention Canada, The JUNO Awards, Never Ever Do This at Home 
and currently in production on The Amazing Race Canada. For more information 
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For media inquiries, please contact: 
Sayurie Naidoo Publicity Coordinator, Lifestyle Channels 416-934-7077 @ShawMediaTV_PR  Cathy Kurzbock Senior Publicist, 
Food Network Canada 416-966-7501 @ShawMediaTV_PR  
Monique Camenzuli Publicist, UNIT:PR Inc. 416-506-1277  
Susan Stafford Publicist, UNIT:PR Inc. 416-506-1238   
SOURCE: Food Network 
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