Next Week on CANADA AM – Ryan Reynolds, Colm Feore, Tom Cochrane, Hey Rosetta, and More…

— February 6, 2015

CTV 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, Feb. 9
  • Tom Cochrane: Beloved Canadian rock and roller kicks off his 14-day tour across Canada with a live studio performance of songs from his new album Take It Home on the CANADA AM
  • Fostering a Love of Music: CANADA AM’s parenting panel looks at how parents can bring music into the life of their children, along with the benefits.
  • Antonio Nicaso: The Canadian author speaks with CANADA AM about his new co-authored book Business or Blood: Mafia Boss Vito Rizzuto’s Last War, which reveals the final years of Canada’s top mafia boss, and his bloody war to avenge his family and control the North American drug trade.
Tuesday, Feb. 10
  • Surviving a Stroke: CANADA AM tech expert Carmi Levy shares a personal story of how a fit man in his 40’s suffered a stroke and made a full recovery, thanks to his wife recognizing the signs. CANADA AM medical expert Marla goes over the signs and discusses when to head to hospital.
  • Winterlude: Marci Ien is live from Winterlude in Ottawa, with a look at the history of the Rideau Canal, speaks with Governor General David Johnston, and takes part in a Rideau Canal bed race.
  • Joshua Radin: The American singer-songwriter hits the CANADA AM soundstage, performing from his recently released album Onward and Sideways.
Wednesday, Feb. 11
  • Valentine’s Ideas: CANADA AM welcomes lifestyle expert Kasie Savage, with a rundown of gifts to wow a loved one that even Cupid would approve of – at varying price points, with no flowers, chocolates, or restaurants on the list.
  • Hey Rosetta!: The Canadian seven-piece indie rock band from Newfoundland and Labrador performs live on the CANADA AM
  • Small Spaces: Real estate expert Sandra Rinomato examines micro units – from who is buying them, how this is becoming a housing trend, to why people are choosing to live in small spaces.
  Thursday, Feb. 12
  • The Brain’s Way of Healing: In his revolutionary new book, Canadian psychiatrist and psychoanalyst Dr. Norman Doidge reveals how the amazing process of how the brain heals. CANADA AM viewers will learn about real-word applications and principles that everyone can apply to improve the brain’s performance and health.
  • Colm Feore: The powerful and unforgettable Stratford Festival production of Shakespeare’s King Lear, filmed in HD, premieres in cinemas worldwide on Feb. 19. Feore speaks with CANADA AM about his role in the film, directed by Stratford Festival’s acclaimed Artistic Director Antoni Cimolino.
Mikaël Kingsbury: CANADA AM welcomes the freestyle skier and 2014 Olympic medalist, who has posted four victories on the World Cup Standings so far this season, before he heads back to Europe. Friday, Feb. 13
  • Ryan Reynolds: Beverly Thomson talks to the Canadian actor and Hollywood heartthrob about his latest role in the film The Voices.
  • Movie Reviews: CANADA AM’s film critic Richard Crouse reviews Fifty Shades of Grey and Kingsmen: The Secret Service.
  • Valentine’s Day Dinner: CANADA AM welcomes Chef Jonathan Collins, who demonstrates easy yet impressive ideas suitable for a romantic dinner for two.


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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