Next Week on CANADA AM – Cyndi Lauper, Canada Day, Ramadan, Judy Blume, and More…

— June 25, 2015

To tweet this alert: Watch Beverly Thomson, Marci Ien, and Jeff Hutcheson on CANADA AM, weekdays beginning at 6 a.m. ET on CTV, CTV News Channel, the CTV GO app, the CTV News GO app, and on the CTV Mobile channel on Bell Mobile TV. Visit CANADA AM online at for full episodes, top stories, CANADA AM extras, daily show info, featured recipes, book reviews, and contributor gift ideas. Viewers can also watch the best of the week’s segments with a special weekly episode, airing Saturdays at 8 a.m. ET. Monday, June 29
  • A Grand Entrance: Bev Thomson talks about the highlight of Toronto Pride 2015 with Parade Grand Marshall David Furnish.
  • Eyes on the Prize: Fashion expert Michelle Lane sheds some light on this summer’s eye-catching sunglass trends.
  • Modern Traditions: Resto Dailo’s Nick Liu prepares a modern version of a traditional Chinese dumpling recipe.
Tuesday, June 30  Wednesday, July 1
  • Bev’s Backyard: To continue the Canada Day celebrations, Bev Thomson invites viewers to celebrate the nation’s 148th birthday in her backyard.
  • King of the Grill: BBQ expert Naz Cavallaro cooks up the best recipes for Canada Day festivities.
  • Thinking Out Loud: Edmonton’s Sydney Bourbeau shares her experience of a surprise meeting with pop sensation and this year’s MMVA host, Ed Sheeran.
 Thursday, July 2
  • Shortcut to Success: Social media guru Elena Langlois shares unfiltered advice about Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram showing viewers how to become their own social media experts.
  • Five Pillars of Islam: As Muslims observe Ramadan Safwan Choudhry discusses his campaign “Fast with a Muslim Friend”, encouraging members of other religious faiths to share the experience of the holy month.
  • East Meets West: IRON CHEF’s Masaharu Morimoto serves up traditional Japanese cuisine combined with American flavour in the CANADA AM
 Friday, July 3
  • Extra Large Sequels: CANADA AM film critic Richard Crouse offers his take on new films Magic Mike XXL and Terminator Genisys.
  • Act Natural: American acapella group Naturally 7 take to the CANADA AM Soundstage with their unique vocal play.
  • Great Host, Great Gift: Lifestyle expert Kasie Savage shares fun and useful hostess gifts for the cottage that will keep the dinner invitations coming.


CANADA AM is Canada’s national morning newsmagazine. Since its launch in 1972, CANADA AM has brought Canadians a unique blend of hard news and lifestyle stories, featuring in-depth interviews with top newsmakers, celebrities and musical stars. Lis Travers is the Vice-President and Executive Producer for CANADA AM and Wendy Freeman is the President of CTV News.


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