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Derick Fage joins Breakfast Television Montreal as co-host, beginning Jan. 4, 2016

Derick Fage joins Breakfast Television as co-host
– Fage joins co-host Joanne Vrakas, beginning Jan. 4, 2016 –

MONTREAL (December 21, 2015) Ring in the New Year with the return of a familiar face, as beloved TV personality Derick Fage joins Breakfast Television as co-host, beginning Monday, Jan. 4, 2016 on City.

Airing weekday mornings from 6 a.m to 9 a.m. ET, Breakfast Television welcomes Fage to the on-air team as co-host alongside Joanne Vrakas. Greeting Montrealers every weekday morning, Vrakas and Fage are joined by Live Eye host Wilder Weir, weather and traffic specialist Catherine Verdon-Diamond, digital media commentator Elias Makos, and news reporter Laura Casella.

“Montreal is a vibrant city of culture, food, and design, and Breakfast Television reflects this energy every morning,” said Fage. “It’s an honour to join a team that’s passionate about serving audiences in a city that’s truly one-of-a-kind.”

Fage is no stranger to Montreal audiences, acting as Breakfast Television’s guest co-host this past year. With over 25 years of experience in the entertainment industry, Fage has been charming audiences both on and off camera, starring in a number of independent films and live theatre performances. Most recently, Fage was the host and producer of daytime Ottawa on Rogers TV.

“Derick’s contagious energy makes him a perfect fit for the Breakfast Television format,” said Jordan Schwartz, Vice President, In-House Productions, Rogers. “We believe Montreal viewers will look forward to waking up with Derick and Joanne for their daily dose of entertainment, news, and lifestyle information.”

Social Media Links

Official website, Breakfast Television Montreal
Follow Derick Fage @DerickFage
Follow Joanne Vrakas @joannevrakas
Follow Wilder Weir @WilderWeir
Follow Catherine Verdon-Diamond @CVDmtl
Follow Laura Casella @La_Casella
Follow Elias Makos @eliasmakos
Follow Breakfast Television Montreal @BTMontreal
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About City
City™ television stations in Toronto, Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton, Winnipeg, Montreal and Saskatchewan offer viewers intensely-local, urban-oriented, culturally-diverse television programming. A distinct alternative to other conventional television stations, City engages its viewers with dynamic on-air personalities and delivers an entertaining mix of news, local-interactive formats such as: Breakfast Television and Cityline; as well as local Canadian and US acquired prime time entertainment programming. City is a part of Rogers Broadcasting Limited, a division of Rogers Communications Inc. (TSX: RCI and NYSE: RCI) which is a diversified Canadian communications and media company. For more information on City stations and programming, visit

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