Young and Female: SAVING HOPE Returns With 1.1 Million Viewers on CTV

Young and Female: SAVING HOPE Returns With 1.1 Million Viewers on CTV 
- SAVING HOPE wins the night nationally with young adults aged 18-34 -
- On Twitter, #SavingHope garners close to 2,000 mentions - 
"I loved every minute of the emotional rollercoaster it took me on. Clearly 
when CTV said that SAVING HOPE would be back for an "emotionally charged 
second season," I should have listened to them…." - 
"The acting is one of the best reasons to see SAVING HOPE." - Postmedia 
"The producers managed to find a way out the box." - National Post 
"The fact that CTV has also rolled out a web series as a companion piece to 
the series is a testament to fan demand." - Calgary Herald 
To tweet this release: 
TORONTO, June 26, 2013 /CNW/ - CTV's SAVING HOPE returned last night with a 
bang, literally. A public shooting thrust the doctors into Hope Zion Hospital 
and back into the hearts of fans, as SAVING HOPE delivered 1.1 million viewers 
for its second season premiere on CTV. The most-watched program of the night 
nationally with younger (A18-34) and female (F18-34) viewers, SAVING HOPE also 
performed well in the markets. The premiere delivered strong ratings of 4.6 to 
4.8 in Toronto, Vancouver, and Calgary for F18-34, and won the night for 
A18-34 in Vancouver, Calgary, and Edmonton. SAVING HOPE also saw half-hour 
growth nationally among all key adult and female demos. 
With the cast and crew of SAVING HOPE live tweeting last night's premiere, 
social networks were abuzz with close to 2,000 mentions of #SavingHope in 
Canada in the 24 hours surrounding the season premiere. 
Viewers can watch last night's episode and catch up on Season 1 across CTV's 
digital platforms, including, the CTV App, the CTV Mobile channel on 
Bell Mobile TV, and through video on demand partners such as Bell Fibe TV. 
**Media Note** - Download photos from SAVING HOPE 
In next week's episode entitled "Little Piggies" (Tuesday, July 2 at 10 p.m. 
ET/PT on CTV), Alex (Erica Durance) must learn to stick up for herself and not 
be intimidated by Dawn - Charlie's ex-wife (Michelle Nolden) in order to work 
alongside her and perform a minimally invasive heart procedure to save a 
patient's life. Meanwhile, Joel (Daniel Gillies) unlocks a mystery to a young 
girl's disease whilst getting some advice from Charlie (Michael Shanks), who 
is trying to figure out how to help his comatose patient come back from being 
a spirit.It's a week of defying the odds at Hope Zion Hospital. Directed by 
Kelly Makin (FLASHPOINT, ROOKIE BLUE, LESS THAN KIND), this episode also 
features guest stars Daniel Kash (AGAINST THE WALL), Joel Keller (MEN WITH 
BROOMS), Rick Miller (CANADIAN MADE), Siobhan Murphy (ROOKIE BLUE), Stefani 
Kimber (ROOKIE BLUE) and Tammy Isbell (OVERRULED!). 
As an added bonus, fans can see what happens after rounds over rounds in 
SAVING HOPE's digital companion series LAST CALL, where the doctors ditch 
their scrubs and unwind over drinks. Additional content is also available on, including Insider Blogs, cast-curated song playlists, #AskErica with 
Erica Durance, and more. 
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 12 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 
Twitter: @SavingHopeTV
Erica Durance: @ED_DURANCE
Michael Shanks: @MichaelShanks
Daniel Gillies: @danieljgillies
Kristopher Turner: @kristopherturn
Huse Madhavji: @HuseM
Julia Taylor-Ross: @juliataylorross
Michelle Nolden: @noldenmichelle
Benjamin Ayres: @BenjaminAyres 
Source: BBM Canada
Source: Sysomos 
Matthew Almeida, Publicist, CTV and CTV Two, 416.384.2629 Carolyn Fell, CTV and CTV Two, 416-384.2817 
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