< See All Press Releases
Cityline Celebrates 30 Years of Inspiring Viewers with Prime-Time Special, Feb. 20
– More than 60 Cityline guest experts of past and present join host Tracy Moore in-studio to look back at special moments–
– Features archived footage and behind-the-scenes stories from Cityline’s beloved guest experts including Brian Gluckstein, Sandra Pittana, Massimo Capra,
Bill Rowley, and more –
TORONTO (February 13, 2014) With more than 4,000 make-overs, 1,500 ‘Fashion Fridays’, 2,500 interior design transformations, and countless do-it-yourself projects, Cityline – Canada’s longest running daytime series – has been inspiring anniversary prime-time episode premiering at 8 p.m. ET/PT on City. Following the broadcast, the full special will be available on Citytv.com.along with more than 60 of the show’s guest experts, takes viewers down memory lane in a special 30th audiences across Canada for three decades. On Thursday, Feb. 20, Cityline host Tracy Moore,
“As Canada’s premiere go-to brand for lifestyle advice, Cityline is an influencer that has stood the test of time by evolving and staying relevant to audiences from coast-to-coast,” said Jordan Schwartz, Vice President, In-House Productions, Rogers Media. “ The key to Cityline’s ongoing success has been host Tracy Moore and her roster of top fashion, décor, health, lifestyle, food, beauty, style, relationship, and wellness experts, who have been connecting with audiences for generations in a way unlike any show of its kind.”
The jam-packed hour-long special will feature highlights from the past 30 years of Cityline’s creative ideas on food, health, décor, style, and beauty, with behind-the-scenes stories from the show’s longtime guest experts. Viewers will see vintage footage showcasing moments with Cityline’s renowned celebrity chefs, tips on cutting-edge fashion looks and hairstyles through the decades with style mavens Sandra Pittana, Lynn Spence, and Lisa Rogers, Brian Gluckstein and other design experts sharing ideas to transform bathrooms to kitchens to bedrooms and everything in-between, plus do-it-yourself home projects.
Cityline fans will see familiar faces throughout the special as more than 60 guest experts join Moore in-studio to celebrate this special anniversary in Canadian daytime television, including original alumni Candice Olson and recent additions, Colin and Justin.
For the past 30 years, Cityline has entertained and informed audiences with its unique format and daily themed approach, making it Canada’s top source for the latest in home décor, food, fashion, health, and beauty. Starting out in Toronto, Cityline remains dominant in Canada’s biggest market as the #1 daytime lifestyle series in Toronto in A25-54, A18-49, and 2+ viewers*, reaching more Canadians than ever before**.
Cityline airs weekdays at 9 a.m. ET/PT and 4 p.m. ET/PT on City, with a live stream on Cityline.ca, and through the City video app available on iPad and iPhone.
An encore presentation of Cityline 30th Anniversary airs Tuesday, Feb. 25 at 9 a.m. ET/PT on City.
Source: BBM Canada, *Toronto data is based on Toronto/Hamilton EM. Total Canada AMA (000), based on Broadcast Year to Date: 8/26-1/26/2014. **Indexed to 2+, reach dating back to Sept/09, beginning of PPM measurement.
Social Media Links
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 Citytv.com.