Curious about when your favorite CBC shows are returning this winter? Luckily, CBC announced on Thursday the broadcast and streaming premieres for its winter 2019 lineup, including new and returning series. Beginning on Sunday, January 6, each series will be available for linear broadcast on CBC and live and on-demand streaming on the CBC TV app for iOS and Android and cbc.ca/watch.
CBC’s popular Tuesday night of comedies returns on January 8 at 8 p.m. with new seasons of Kim’s Convenience, Schitt’s Creek and Workin’ Moms. Then on Thursday, January 10 at 9 p.m. new series Cavendish premieres followed by the return of Joel Thomas Hynes and Season 2 of Little Dog.
On the drama side, Heartland returns for Season 12 on Sunday, January 6 at 7 p.m. and Kristin Kreuk’s Burden of Truth returns for Season 2 on Wednesday, January 9 at 8 p.m. Season 2 will see a brand new case that investigates the shadowy world of hackers and activists.
New drama series Coroner, starring Serinda Swan, premieres Monday, January 7 at 9 p.m. New limited drama series Unspeakable, focused on Canada’s tainted blood scandal, starring Sarah Wayne Callies and Shawn Doyle, debuts Wednesday, January 9 at 9 p.m. Street Legal returns with Cynthia Dale and a new generation of Toronto lawyers Monday, March 4 at 9 p.m. and new Halifax legal aid drama Diggstown starring Vinessa Antoine and Natasha Henstridge premieres Wednesday, March 6 at 8 p.m.
A winter, digital-first streaming premiere date for new family adventure drama Northern Rescue, starring William Baldwin and Kathleen Robertson, will be confirmed in the near future.
A more complete listing of the CBC 2019 winter schedule is as follows:
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