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Hosted by veteran TV columnist Bill Brioux. Each week, join in on an outspoken conversation with the actors, executives, and insiders that make the television industry pop. In each edition, Bill invites his guests to talk business, give up some great stories, and make it personal. Plus laughs.
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TV guy Bill Brioux talks about the woes of Corus Entertainment and the latest recommendations / The latest in sock wear / Howard shits in the shower / Sherpa Jay / Dan Duran the anchorman / Mike Boon checks in Humble and Fred is proudly brought to you by Bodog, The Chambers Plan, The Retirement Sherpa Tim Niblett, Lenders' Choice Mortgages, and Bor…
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Dan doesn't follow sports, so he feels no pain / Cemetarys can be fun / What we learned from our fathers / Rory falls apart / Battling the car thieves / Trump becomes scarier Humble and Fred is proudly brought to you by Bodog, The Chambers Plan, The Retirement Sherpa Tim Niblett, Lenders' Choice Mortgages, and Boron One.…
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As "Toad" in "American Graffiti," Charles Martin Smith took playing the school nerd to new heights. Over 50 years later, the California-born actor-director co-stars opposite Toronto actress Anwen O'Driscoll in "This Time," director Robert Vaughn's very modern road picture now streaming on Super Channel. In between, Smith has acted with a Who's Who …
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Tony Clement talks about political polarization and the hatred it spawns / Comic Rob Schneider is shut down in Regina / Humble has an old guy moment / The heat is on / Dan Duran the anchorman / Nick Ainis from Fusionacorp.ca Humble and Fred is proudly brought to you by Bodog, The Chambers Plan, The Retirement Sherpa Tim Niblett, Lenders' Choice Mor…
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After a much deserved rest, Humble and Fred explode back onto the scene / Danny Patterson's birthday / Buddy Dave's birthday / The passage of time / Climate change deniers / The Trump verdict / Dan Durans news Humble and Fred is proudly brought to you by Bodog, The Chambers Plan, The Retirement Sherpa Tim Niblett, Lenders' Choice Mortgages, and Bor…
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Hugh Dillon is a man of many talents, including acting, writing and rocking -- the latter done with his band, Headstones. The acting writing and producing skills were put to the test this third season on the Paramount+ drama Mayor of Kingstown. Dillon and his series co-creator Taylor Sheridan (Yellowstone; Tulsa King) made it their mission to put t…
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Here is another conversation I had in May at the CBC Media Upfront on Toronto. Allan Hawco and Josephine Jobert -- stars of the upcoming CBC series Saint-Pierre -- talk about shooting the series, which will premiere in 2025. Currently in production on the islands of Saint-Pierre and Miquelon, the police procedural finds an out of favour St. John's …
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Maureen Holloway says she would have lunch with Voldemort, she talks about her podcast and some family stuff / Lots of listener email / Humble's Fibe issue is fixed / The Retirement Sherpa / Dan Duran the anchorman / Mike Boon checks in Humble and Fred is proudly brought to you by Bodog, The Chambers Plan, The Retirement Sherpa Tim Niblett, Lenders…
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Jeff Marek talks Leafs, athletes who battle mental illness and his work-life situation / Howard's encounter with Damien Cox / People don't recognize us anymore / Dan doesn't hop nob anymore / Fred's neighbour still hasn't given him any coupons / It's a big week for the Trump trial Humble and Fred is proudly brought to you by Bodog, The Chambers Pla…
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Humble can't get answers about his Fibe problem / Is IPTV the way to go / Tics are the latest problem / Why is cheese addictive and steak so expensive / Suicide at 30 / The Blue Jays suck / Beer in corner stores / Dan Duran the anchorman Humble and Fred is proudly brought to you by Bodog, The Chambers Plan, The Retirement Sherpa Tim Niblett, Lender…
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One of the new shows on CBC's 2024-25 schedule is called Small Achievable Goals. It is a scripted comedy about female podcasters going through menopause. Those three words, however, coulld also describe, in a fiercely competitive and crowded media landscape, the only way forward for CBC. On this episode of brioux.tv: the podcast, I speak with Execu…
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Jefferson Lumby talks about his name, the shitty French weather, the Tom Brady roast and the Scottie Scheffler arrest / There's a new boys name in the top ten / Fireworks are tedious / Nick Ainis from Fusioncorp Developments / Dan Duran the anchorman Humble and Fred is proudly brought to you by Bodog, The Chambers Plan, The Retirement Sherpa Tim Ni…
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Attention Hearties! And especially Hickies! Yes, this week's episode of brioux.tv: the podcast features Ben Rosenbaum. For over a decade, he's played Mike Hickam on When Calls the Heart, the longest-running series on both Hallmark and Super Channel. With Season 11 winding down, WCTH has already been renewed for a 12th season. Born and raised in the…
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Why is the use of the "C word" regional / It's Thursday so we read your emails / Rubbing the rocket / Portal problems / Dan Duran the anchorman / Michelen tacos / Toronto Mike tees up next week Humble and Fred is proudly brought to you by Bodog, The Chambers Plan, The Retirement Sherpa Tim Niblett, Lenders' Choice Mortgages, and Boron One.…
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Larry compares Larry David and Jerry Seinfeld and he talks about the book Black Like Me / Humble and Fred are apparently too hard on Dan / Duran has a new trailer / Howard wins a gold tournament / Sherpa Jay / Pants that looked pissed in Humble and Fred is proudly brought to you by Bodog, The Chambers Plan, The Retirement Sherpa Tim Niblett, Lender…
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Evanka Osmak helps us keep score most nights along with Ken Reid at the Sportsnet Central desk. She's taking her own shot now in the publishing world with her first novel, a cool book for kids ages 6-11 titled "Ali Hoops." The PlumLeaf Press release is all about a young girl named Ali who loves shooting hoops with her schoolmate Leila. Can they bot…
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We read your emails and give the studio yet another name / Ozempic and things like Ozempic that give you the shits / Canada Post is sinking like a rock / Dan Duran the anchorman / Toronto Mike with some Humble and Fred memories Humble and Fred is proudly brought to you by Bodog, The Chambers Plan, The Retirement Sherpa Tim Niblett, Lenders' Choice …
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Independent producer Mitch Azaria talks about his latest project, Tripping the French River / Humble and Fred had pizza at a meeting / Stormy Daniels and Trump / What if the hostages are dead / Sherpa Jay Bondy / Dan Duran the anchorman / The Rapper feud Humble and Fred is proudly brought to you by Bodog, The Chambers Plan, The Retirement Sherpa Ti…
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TV guy Bill Brioux talks about Unfrosted, Letterman, Mulvaney, Shogun, hockey coverage and Let It Be / The dangers of decaf / The cell phone ban / The OPP and breathalyer / Mike Kazarian from Lenderschoice.ca / Dan Duran the anchorman Humble and Fred is proudly brought to you by Bodog, The Chambers Plan, The Retirement Sherpa Tim Niblett, Lenders' …
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Our Thursday email show is a humdinger / The demise of Cityline leads to a City-TV history lesson / Rod Black is proud papa / Your colon is not a prostate / ating faces / Toronto Mike tees up next week Humble and Fred is proudly brought to you by Bodog, The Chambers Plan, The Retirement Sherpa Tim Niblett, Lenders' Choice Mortgages, and Boron One.…
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Tony Clement talks about his Mongolian trip, the wacko day in the House of Commons and the rise of Jew hate / Time for the first of May cermony / Commuting sucks / The Leafs bounce back / They love Arnold in Elora / The Retirment Sherpa / Dan Duran the anchorman Humble and Fred is proudly brought to you by Bodog, The Chambers Plan, The Retirement S…
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Comic Darren Frost had his tonsils out, and now he's ready to hit the road / Dogs as part of a divorce settlement / Would Dan Duran kill a fat baby Hitler / The Greenland Shark is an old bastard / Jerry Seinfeld is a busy prick / A 60 year old super babe / Nick Ainis from Fusioncorp.ca Humble and Fred is proudly brought to you by Bodog, The Chamber…
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What would it take for Dan Duran to kill the baby Hitler / The voice of our parents / Humble takes the Patterson's for a drive / Letting dogs lick your face / The mess that is the Toronto Maple Leafs / Biden with Stern / Boycotting Loblaws Humble and Fred is proudly brought to you by Bodog, The Chambers Plan, The Retirement Sherpa Tim Niblett, Lend…
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We're a day earling with our email show because of a scheduling change / Jeff Marek had to cancel / Banging our heads on stuff / OJ's brain was wasted / Looking forward to our Trumper guest tomorrow / The Retirment Sherpa / At what age do you become old Humble and Fred is proudly brought to you by Bodog, The Chambers Plan, The Retirement Sherpa Tim…
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Ralph talks about the many aspects and angles of the Israeli, Palestinian conflict / Looking forward to our Trumper guest / A Tesla road trip / The Leafs bounce back / Mike Kazarian from LendersChoice.ca / Scheffler continues to sizzle / Dan Duran the anchorman Humble and Fred is proudly brought to you by Bodog, The Chambers Plan, The Retirement Sh…
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As briouxtv listeners know, executive producer Mitch Azaria loves to go Tripping. These past five years, he has taken us by mahogany lake boat up the Rideau Canal, sailing along the tip of The Bruce Peninsula, on a bird's eye view over the Niagara region and aboard a Budd train northwest of Superior to White River. This April, his latest immersive …
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Jeff Lumby checks in from France and talks about joining a French mens baseball league / Trying to make sense of Palestinian protests in Toronto / Louis CK talks about his thing / Bill Maher spreads more misinformation about Canada / The condo reports with Nick Ainis of Fusioncorp Developments / The history of coffee with Dan Duran Humble and Fred …
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OJ is dead and the fellas couldn't be happier / The best Norm MacDonald OJ jokes / It's hard to be an aspiring comic and Humble explains what Dan and Fred saw on Saturday night / Another CFNY alumni is gone / The Masters / Golf needs more personality / The Leafs are done / Sperm whales / Dan Duran the anchorman Humble and Fred is proudly brought to…
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Stop doing whatever you are doing right now and listen to this podcast episode with Dave Thomas. The SCTV writer-producer-player looks back on his years working with the late, great, Joe Flaherty, who passed away April 1st at 82. Thomas and Flaherty produced the series in its second season, taking their cue from Harold Ramis and putting more of a s…
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We really appreciate your feedback, and are happy to acknowledge it / Fred's back in Canada / It's day one of the Masters / More on Dan's concern with gaming the internet system / Dan Duran the anchorman Humble and Fred is proudly brought to you by Bodog, The Chambers Plan, The Retirement Sherpa Tim Niblett, Lenders' Choice Mortgages, and Boron One…
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Comic Steve Patterson talks about his latest show and the history of "The Debaters" / Tic Tok stars and the ability to become a star from your moms basement / Keith Lee does Toronto / Sherpa Jay Bondy / Dan Duran the anchorman. Humble and Fred is proudly brought to you by Bodog, The Chambers Plan, The Retirement Sherpa Tim Niblett, Lenders' Choice …
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Larry Fedoruk talks about the finale of Curb, the weight loss game and the eclipse / We recap our eclipse experiences / Humble went to the Jays home opener / The horniest countries on earth / Dan Duran the anchorman Humble and Fred is proudly brought to you by Bodog, The Chambers Plan, The Retirement Sherpa Tim Niblett, Lenders' Choice Mortgages, a…
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We're all revved up over the total eclipse of the sun / So many facts and questions about the eclipse / Humble's going to the Jays home opener / The Jays can't hit and the Leafs won't beat the Panthers / Musk and Tesla, Trump and Florida / AI is taking over the world / Dan Duran the anchorman. Humble and Fred is proudly brought to you by Bodog, The…
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Terry Fox dipped his toe into the Atlantic off the coast of St. John's, Newfoundland, on April 12, 1980. And so began his historic crusade against cancer, the Marathon of Hope. Forty-four years later, nearly a billion dollars has been raised to help people with cancer around the world in Terry's name. On this podcast, the man who ran with him halfw…
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More great emails from our fantastic listeners / What makes a song stupid / We're not big on Spanish music / Airlines and the eclipse / The Jays can't score runs / Minimum wage, now and then / Dan Duran the anchorman / Toronto Mike checks in Humble and Fred is proudly brought to you by Bodog, The Chambers Plan, The Retirement Sherpa Tim Niblett, Le…
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Brad Hopper is a first responder and firefighter, he shares a few stories and thanks Humble for answering the call / The peso mindset / Another fine meal / The eclipse is coming / Go for the gusto / Sherpa Jay Bondy / Mike Kazarian from Lenderschoice.ca / Laura Trump, the wicked witch / Dan Duran the anchorman Humble and Fred is proudly brought to …
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Bill Brioux makes his monthly visit to talk TV and film / Germany screws up their world cup jerseys / Howie's back in Canada / Nick Ainis from Fusioncorp Developments / Dan Duran the anchorman Humble and Fred is proudly brought to you by Bodog, The Chambers Plan, The Retirement Sherpa Tim Niblett, Lenders' Choice Mortgages, and Boron One.…
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Adam Growe is back with a new spin on Cash Cab / It's Dan Duran's birthday and we turn back the clock / What makes a Trumper a Trumper / Bridge music / Humble's done with Mexico / Jon Stewart crushes Kevin O'Leary / The Retirment Sherpa / Toronto Mike tees up next week Humble and Fred is proudly brought to you by Bodog, The Chambers Plan, The Retir…
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Longtime friend of the show, Dr. Alkesh Patel talks about the state of doctoring in Ontario, and sounds some alarms / Baltimore bridges falling down / The rich get richer and there's not a lot we can do about it / Religious hockey / Mountains of shit Humble and Fred is proudly brought to you by Bodog, The Chambers Plan, The Retirement Sherpa Tim Ni…
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In his mind, Humble saves another life / It's Dan's birthday week / Soft porn from our childhood / Trump cheats at everything / Traffic hell in Toronto / Mike Kazarian from Lenderschoice.ca / It's payment day for the Orange idiot / We might start a dead parents podcast Humble and Fred is proudly brought to you by Bodog, The Chambers Plan, The Retir…
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Gotta sing! Gotta dance! Gotta watch the cast of Murdoch Mysteries do what no other scripted, dramatic Canadian TV series has done before -- present a full-blown musical episode. It happens Monday, March 25 on CBC (see it after the 25th on CBCGem) and April 6 on Ovation in the US. "Why is Everybody Singing?" finds our hero, Det. William Murdoch (Ya…
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Jon Pole, President and Owner of My Broadcasting Corporation just bought four radio stations and a few years ago fired Dan Duran / More on the solar eclipse / Cut and dash / Humble's new lady friend / The Retirement Sherpa / Dan Duran the anchorman / Washing your fruit. Humble and Fred is proudly brought to you by Bodog, The Chambers Plan, The Reti…
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Jeff Lumby checks in from France / Artificial Intelligence and the emergence of evil / The solar eclipse is coming / Spring is coming / Trump defended / Trump's a dick / Let's kill all the dictators / Nick Ainis of Fusioncorp Developments Dan Duran the anchorman Humble and Fred is proudly brought to you by Bodog, The Chambers Plan, The Retirement S…
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Trish Stratus is a WWE Hall of Famer, eight-time WWE Champion, and was recently named WWE's Greatest Female Superstar. Now she's heading into her third season as a judge on Canada's Got Talent, which has just been supersized with a million dollar payday thanks to Rogers. So if head judge Howie Mandel gets out of control this season on CGT, remember…
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We respond to your emails and find out what the Canadian guy said in Mexico / Kate Middleton has disappeared / We learn about pegging / The Patterson's seperate / Dan is handsome, we are not Humble and Fred is proudly brought to you by Bodog, The Chambers Plan, The Retirement Sherpa Tim Niblett, Lenders' Choice Mortgages, and Boron One.…
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Tony Clement responds to the trouble in Gaza and the unrest in Haiti / Humble and Fred continue to whine about the Radio Hall of Fame / Humble and Fred continue to talk about the weather / Jay Bondy sits in for the Retirement Sherpa / Worms can resist radiation Humble and Fred is proudly brought to you by Bodog, The Chambers Plan, The Retirement Sh…
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TV guy Bill Brioux recaps the Oscars and talks about whats coming soon / Eric Carmen is out of his misery / Dan Duran has returned home / Fist banging and anal fissures / Humbles got a queezy stomach / Miami cancels spring break / A Haitian update Humble and Fred is proudly brought to you by Bodog, The Chambers Plan, The Retirement Sherpa Tim Nible…
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