THE MARILYN DENIS SHOW Kicks Off its Ninth Season Beginning September 10 on CTV

— September 6, 2018

– Season 9 premiere of THE MARILYN DENIS SHOW continues online in special Facebook Live, where host Marilyn Denis answers viewers’ questions live –
– THE MARILYN DENIS SHOW goes international this season as Marilyn tours Ireland in a special episode chronicling the host’s summer travels –
– Scott McGillivray, Jillian Michaels, Joe Zee, John Colaneri and Anthony Carrino set to co-host episodes this season –
– Dr. Mehmet Oz gives Marilyn and viewers his advice for battling online phishing scams and fake stories, currently using Marilyn’s name and image to target online shoppers –

TORONTO (September 6, 2018) – Canada’s reigning queen of daytime Marilyn Denis returns weekdays at 10 a.m. ET for a brand-new season of THE MARILYN DENIS SHOW, kicking off its ninth season Monday, Sept. 10 on CTV,, and CTV GO (check local listings). In the Season 9 premiere (Sept. 10), Marilyn enlists the help of lifestyle experts Charles the Butler, Ramsin Khachi, Jane Lockhart, and Owen Reeves to make over one couple’s home in time for their first baby, all while dad-to-be is away for military training. Following the broadcast (10-11 a.m. ET), the premiere episode continues online for a special 30-minute Facebook Live (11-11:30 a.m. ET) on the program’s Facebook page, where Marilyn and all four experts answer viewers’ questions. “I’m honoured to be back with an all-new season of THE MARILYN DENIS SHOW! In fact, I never went anywhere – despite the fake ads currently circulating online,” said Marilyn Denis. “My team and I have been working hard to deliver another incredible season, and I can’t wait to spend my weekday mornings with our loyal viewers across the country.” Premiere Week (Sept. 10-14) continues with Dr. Oz, who chats about his experience battling online phishing scams. Dr. Oz provides his tips to Marilyn and viewers on how to avoid fake ads, such as the recent fake ads and stories currently using Marilyn’s name and image to target online shoppers. Also in Premiere Week: Tuesday, Sept. 11:
  • The final three teams competing on THE AMAZING RACE CANADA stop by to chat with Marilyn before the season finale airs tonight on CTV.
Wednesday, Sept. 12:
  • Fitness expert and life coach Jillian Michaels co-hosts today in an episode focused on time-saving tips to improve life and helping viewers add more hours to their day.
  • Plus, dancer/choreographer Derek Hough stops by in advance of the season finale of WORLD OF DANCE on CTV tonight.
Thursday, Sept. 13:
  • Chefs Christine Cushing, Anna Olson, Rodney Bowers, and MASTERCHEF CANADA Season 3 winner Mary Berg (MARY’s BIG KITCHEN PARTY) compete in Marilyn’s “All-Star Kitchen: Super Saver Challenge” showdown where they each have to serve up delicious meal ideas using inexpensive ingredients.
Friday, Sept. 14
  • Celebrity stylist Joe Zee returns to co-host and goes undercover to surprise MARILYN super fans with head-to-toe makeovers.
  • Canadian country singer-songwriter Madeline Merlo performs her single “Neon Love”.
As well, MARILYN goes international this season as Marilyn travels to Ireland (Sept. 27) with chef Clodagh McKenna and design expert Tommy Smythe (WHERE TO I DO?) in a special episode that chronicles Marilyn’s summer travels. Click here for a preview of the new season and see below for additional upcoming Season 9 highlights. **Media Note** – Download photography for THE MARILYN DENIS SHOW at Viewers can also look forward to additional lifestyle and celebrity guests this season including: Plus, MARILYN’s annual fan favourite “Halloween Spooktacular” special and “10 Days of Giveaways” holiday gift guide also return this season. THE MARILYN DENIS SHOW is the #1 Canadian lifestyle program among total viewers and F25-54. The daytime series also continues to attract new viewers and has seen double-digit percentage growth year-over-year with M18-34 (+17%). Last season, THE MARILYN DENIS SHOW also celebrated an additional record when it marked its 1,500th episode (May 30, 2018) on CTV. THE MARILYN DENIS SHOW airs weekdays at 10 a.m. ET on CTV,, and CTV GO; then again at 11 a.m. ET on CTV2, and on demand at The following is a breakdown of broadcast times in each province on CTV:
Location Time (CTV)
Alberta 9 a.m. MT
Ontario 10 a.m. ET
Quebec 10 a.m. ET
British Columbia 11 a.m. PT
Atlantic Canada 11 a.m. AT
Saskatchewan 11 a.m. CT
Manitoba 11 a.m. CT
To be a part of THE MARILYN DENIS SHOW live studio audience, get the latest additions to the guest lineup, and/or to win exclusive prizes, fans can head to Source: Numeris, BY 2017-18 (Aug. 28, 2017 – Aug. 19, 2018, final data) vs. BY 2016-17

Hosted by Marilyn Denis and taped before a studio audience, THE MARILYN DENIS SHOW is a daily lifestyle and entertainment talk show featuring Canadian and international celebrities and experts. Celebrities who have appeared on THE MARILYN DENIS SHOW include Eugene Levy, Russell Peters, Danai Gurira, Freddie Highmore, Hannah John-Kamen, Vivica A. Fox, Harry Connick Jr., Eric McCormack, Milo Ventimiglia, Carrie Underwood, Amy Poehler, Victor Garber, Tatiana Maslany, Michael Bublé, Diane Keaton, Jason Momoa, Shania Twain, Catherine O’Hara, Keith Urban, Sarah McLachlan, Jann Arden, and many more. Top lifestyle experts who have appeared on the show include Nigela Lawson, Jamie Oliver, Dr. Oz and Daphne Oz, The Kitchen Cousins, John Edward, Kortney & Dave Wilson, John O’Hurley, Mike Holmes, Scott McGillivray, The Property Brothers, Bryan Baeumler, and more.

THE MARILYN DENIS SHOW is produced by Bell Media Studios. Michelle Crespi and John Simpson are Executive Producers. Nanci MacLean is Vice-President and Head, Bell Media Studios. Pat DiVittorio is Vice-President, CTV and Specialty Programming. Mike Cosentino is President, Content and Programming, Bell Media. Randy Lennox is President, Bell Media. More information about THE MARILYN DENIS SHOW, including ticket information, can be found at, as well on social media, @TheMarilynShow.

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