Next Week on CANADA AM – Jason Priestley, Martin Sheen, Michael “Pinball” Clemons, and more…

— May 1st, 2014

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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 Saturday episode, airing at 8 a.m. ET.


Monday, May 5

  • OSCAR PISTORIUS TRIAL: CANADA AM delivers the latest details of the Oscar Pistorius murder trial as it resumes.
  • COMMEMORATING OUR HEROS: Starting today and continuing through the week, CANADA AM features Canadian soldiers leading up to the National Day of Honour commemorating the end of the mission in Afghanistan on Friday, May 9, 2014.
  • TOM FLANAGAN: The acclaimed academic and former advisor to Prime Minister Stephen Harper discusses his new book Persona Non Grata, chronicling his life following controversial public comments he’d made about viewing child pornography.


Tuesday, May 6

  • DR. KRISTI FUNK: CANADA AM medical-expert Dr. Marla Shapiro speaks with the Pink Lotus Breast Center doctor who performed Angelina Jolie’s double mastectomy.
  • MAKE HER DAY: Parenting expert Kathy Buckworth talks to CANADA AM about the best gifts for mom this Mother’s Day.
  • ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH: Environmentalist extraordinaire Liz Rice talks about the three containers you should eliminate from your kitchen that may be doing more harm than good.


Wednesday, May 7


Thursday, May 8

  • WE|U|NIGHT: CFL Hall of Famer Michael “Pinball” Clemons and actor Martin Sheen talk about WE|U|NIGHT, a fundraising event dedicated to building schools through Free the Children’s Adopt a Village Development Program.
  • JASON PRIESTLEY: The iconic Canadian star talks about his new book Jason Priestley: A Memoir.
  • ANDREW AUSTIN: The Canadian folk-rock singer performs a track from his album While It’s Still Light Out on the CANADA AM Soundstage.


Friday, May 9

  • NATIONAL DAY OF HONOUR: CANADA AM has the latest from Ottawa on the National Day of Honour commemorating the end of the Canadian mission in Afghanistan.
  • A WALK IN THE ROCKIES: CANADA AM travel expert Loren Christie visits The Icefields Parkway in Jasper, Alta. to take a stroll on the Glacier Skywalk.
  • SPRING TRENDS: Melissa Evan-Lee from Bayview Village joins CANADA AM to share spring trends from the runway that are built for everyday wear.



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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