Next Week on CANADA AM – Vasek Pospisil, Rose McGowan, Victor Malarek, and more…

— September 12, 2014

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Watch Beverly Thomson, MarciIen, and Jeff Hutcheson on CANADA AM, weekdays beginning at 6 a.m. ET on CTV, CTVNews Channel, the CTV GO app, the CTVNews GOapp, and on the CTVMobilechannel on Bell Mobile TV. Visit CANADA AM online atwww.canadaam.ctvnews.caforfull episodes, top stories, CANADA AM extras, daily show info,featured recipes, book reviews, and contributor gift ideas. Viewers can alsowatch the best of the week’s segments with a specialSaturday episode, airingat 8 a.m. ET.


Monday,September 15

·      NAOMI KLEIN: The Canadian author and social-activist discussesher new book This ChangesEverything,which takes a look at the struggle between capitalism and theclimate.

·      RECORD MAKING, RECORD BREAKING: A Guinness WorldRecord could beset as The Toronto Hunt’s Marcel Bregstein appears with official judges andtimers in an attempt to break the Sabrage record - opening champagne bottles byremoving the tops with a sabre.  


Tuesday,September 16

·      VASEK POSPISIL: The Canadian professional tennis player appearsfresh from this past weekend’s Davis Cup to talk about the rise of Canadiantennis and his work towards making classrooms a quieter work environment forkids.

·      WE THE NORTH: The Toronto Raptors’ GreivisVasquez, anambassador of the Pan American Games, recounts his journey from Caracas,Venezuela to the NBA, and the important role basketball has played in his life.

·      PHILIPPA GREGORY: The New York Times bestselling author chats abouther new book The King’sCurse, thefinal novel in the Cousins’ War series.


Wednesday,September 17

·      THE FINAL LEG: Jeff prepares the final three teams inTHE AMAZING RACECANADA in advance of the finale, airing Sunday,Sept. 21 at 8 p.m. ET on CTV.

·      CHANTEL HÉBERT: Bev sits down with the respected politicalcommentator and author to talk about her new book The Morning After: The 1995 QuebecReferendum and The Day That Almost Was.


Thursday,September 18

·      ROSE MCGOWAN: The director and actress visits CANADAAM to talk about her role as Paige Matthews on the series CHARMED andher effort to increase awareness of pulmonary disease. 

·      FORECASTING THE FUTURE:  CANADAAM speaks to the editor of The Old Farmer’sAlmanac, JackBurnett about the challenges of issuing a publication with such a storiedhistory and high level of accuracy.


Friday,September 19

·      NEWS AND NOVELS: W5 Senior Reporter Victor Malarek stops by the CANADAAM studios to discuss his foray into fiction writing with his new novelOrphanage 41.

·      ERICA DURANCE: CANADA AMspeaks to the lead actress of CTV’s hit medical drama SAVINGHOPE about the upcoming season. The series returns with a special two-night,two-hour premiere, all part of Premiere Week 2014 - airing Monday, Sept. 22(Part 1) and Thursday, Sept. 25 (Part 2) at 9 p.m. ET/PT on CTV and the CTV GO app.



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













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