ET Canada To Welcome A Star-studded Week Of Special Guest Co-hosts Beginning December 16

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December 9, 2019


Scott McGillivray, The Reklaws, Cindy Sampson, Dallas Smith and Brett Kissel take on co-hosting duties 

From left: Scott McGillivray, The Reklaws, Cindy Sampson, Dallas Smith, Brett Kissel

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TORONTO, December 9, 2019 – Beginning on Monday December 16, Entertainment Tonight Canada is kicking off a week of special guest co-hosts, with a number of Canadian stars stopping by the ET Canada studio as part of the show’s milestone 15th season. Canada’s go-to destination for entertainment news, this star-filled lineup of co-hosts will be helping to deliver ET Canada viewers the latest Hollywood headlines of the week, with a number of behind the scenes features and exclusive interviews.

“All six of these fantastic guest co-hosts are long-time friends of ET Canada.” exclaimed executive producer Sholeh Fabbri. “Having them with us for this special week of shows is the perfect way to help us countdown to the holidays.”

The week begins with Scott McGillivray, star of HGTV Canada’s Buyers Bootcamp and the award winning series Income Property who will be stopping by to deliver the top entertainment news stories of the day, followed by fan-favourites Stuart and Jenna Walker of the CCMA Award-winning country music duo The Reklaws on Tuesday. Wednesday’s show welcomes Cindy Sampson from Global TV’s hit original series Private Eyes, before the CCMA Award-winner for Entertainer of the Year, Dallas Smith, takes on the role of co-host for the second time this year, following his hosting duties opposite Billy Ray Cyrus at this year’s CCMA Awards broadcast. The week wraps up with country-music star Brett Kissel who will be gracing the ET Canada studios following his award-winning year, taking home trophies for Country Album of the Year at The Juno Awards and his CCMA Award win for the 2019 Fan’s Choice Award. 

Along with a week of special guest co-hosts comes an action packed week of celebrity interviews as Hollywood gears up for awards season, with ET Canada sitting down with the cast of the highly anticipated films Cats and Just Mercy, as well as a the Canadian exclusive with Little Women stars Timothée Chalamet and Saoirse Ronan. Tune-in later in the week for part two of ET Canada’s intimate one-on-one interview with Canadian country-music icon Shania Twain

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About ET Canada
Entertainment Tonight Canada, currently in its 15th season is a Canadian Screen Award-winning, nationally syndicated entertainment news program hosted by Cheryl Hickey. Along with Senior Entertainment Reporter Roz Weston and Entertainment Reporters Sangita Patel and Carlos Bustamante, ET Canada is a daily half-hour show that brings viewers closer to the stars with exclusive interviews and specials with the biggest celebrities in Hollywood.

About Corus Entertainment
Corus Entertainment Inc. (TSX: CJR.B) is a leading media and content company that develops and delivers high quality brands and content across platforms for audiences around the world.  Engaging audiences since 1999, the company’s portfolio of multimedia offerings encompass 35 specialty television services, 39 radio stations, 15 conventional television stations, a suite of digital assets, animation software, technology and media services. Corus is an established creator of globally distributed content through Nelvana animation studio, Corus Studios, and children’s book publishing house Kids Can Press. The company also owns innovative full-service social digital agency so.da, and lifestyle entertainment company Kin Canada. Corus’ roster of premium brands includes Global Television, W Network, HGTV Canada, Food Network Canada, HISTORY®, Showcase, Adult Swim, National Geographic, Disney Channel Canada, YTV, Global News,, Q107, Country 105, and CFOX. Visit Corus at

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