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NEW MUSIC AND ENTERTAINMENT SHOW @NIGHT WITH MR. D DEBUTS ACROSS NINE CORUS FM STATIONS

Updated: Mar 18


Listeners, get ready to celebrate the end of your workday with the latest and greatest pop music hits, artists interviews and celebrity news. Corus Audio is pleased to announce the launch of @Night with Mr. D on Monday, March 18, a brand-new weeknight show hosted by the legendary Damian Rickards (Mr. D), airing from 7 to 10 p.m. on nine radio stations across Ontario.

Led by the talented, award-winning syndicated radio announcer, Mr. D – a man who’s been behind a microphone since the age of 17 and has hosted hundreds of nightclub live-to-air broadcasts across Canada – the program will feature specially curated playlists including today’s hits, new releases, interviews with the hottest pop artists, and trending topics.


Listeners are encouraged to get in on the action, join the fun and interactive show, and socialize with Mr. D himself by dialing the 1-855-AT NIGHT (286-4448) phone number.


“I’m very excited for the chance to connect with our amazing listeners across Ontario,” said Mr. D. “The opportunity to host a radio show airing on nine amazing radio stations five nights a week is truly an honour and a dream come true.”


The show will air across the following stations: ·

JUMP 106.9 (Ottawa)104.5 Fresh Radio (Cornwall)104.3 Fresh Radio (Kingston)100.5 Fresh Radio (Peterborough)Fresh 93.1 (Barrie)Energy 95.3 (Hamilton)Magic 106.1 (Guelph)91.5 The Beat (Kitchener)103.1 Fresh Radio (London)


“We are thrilled to launch @Night with Mr. D – there really is no one better to host this show,” said Regional Program Director, Stephanie Hunter. “Mr. D has been entertaining and interacting with listeners across Canada for decades, and to have him share his energy, love for music, local communities, and our listeners across nine radio stations in nine different cities, is something we’re thrilled about.”


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JUMP 106.9, 104.5 Fresh Radio, 104.3 Fresh Radio, 100.5 Fresh Radio, 103.1 Fresh Radio, Fresh 93.1, Energy 95.3, Magic 106.1 and 91.5 The Beat and are all a part of the Corus Entertainment Network.

About Corus Entertainment


Corus Entertainment Inc. (TSX: CJR.B) is a leading media and content company that develops and delivers high quality brands and content across platforms for audiences around the world. Engaging audiences since 1999, the company’s portfolio of multimedia offerings encompass 33 specialty television services, 39 radio stations, 15 conventional television stations, digital and streaming platforms, and technology and media services. Corus is an internationally-renowned content creator and distributor through Nelvana, a world class animation studio expert in all formats and Corus Studios, a globally recognized producer of hit scripted and unscripted content. The company also owns full-service social digital agency so.da, lifestyle entertainment company Kin Canada, and children’s book publishing house, Kids Can Press. Corus’ roster of premium brands includes Global Television, W Network, HGTV Canada, Food Network Canada, Magnolia Network Canada, The HISTORY® Channel, Showcase, Adult Swim, National Geographic, Disney Channel Canada, YTV, Global News, Globalnews.ca, Q107, Country 105, and CFOX, along with streaming platforms STACKTV, TELETOON+, the Global TV App and Curiouscast. Corus is the domestic advertising representative and an original content partner for Pluto TV, a Paramount Company, which is the leading free ad-supported streaming television (FAST) service. For more information visit www.corusent.com.


For media inquiries, please contact:

Anna ArnoneCommunications Specialist, Corus Radioanna.arnone@corusent.com416.219.9273

Rishma GovaniCommunications Director, Corus RadioRishma.govani@corusent.com416.391.7361

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