Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018

About the Show

CBC/Radio-Canada is proud to be Canada’s Olympic Network through 2024 and looks forward to providing Canadians with the highest level of coverage leading up to and during the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 across all platforms from February 9-25, 2018. CBC’s coverage of PyeongChang 2018 will be as in-depth as any Olympic Games the network has covered before, with live broadcasts from every venue and coverage of every medal-winning moment throughout the Games.

CBC’s English-language broadcast team filled with familiar play-by-play voices and expert analysts from across the world of winter sports will be led by studio hosts Scott RussellAndi Petrillo, Alexandre Despatie, Kelly VanderBeek and Craig McMorris. Russell will host Olympic Games Primetime from 7 p.m.- 2 a.m. ET (4-11 p.m. PT) – which will feature live event coverage from an Olympic Winter Games in North American primetime for the first time since 2010 – while Petrillo will handle hosting duties for Olympic Games Morning alongside Despatie from 6 a.m.-12 p.m. ET (3-9 a.m. PT). In back-to-back years, Petrillo (2016) and Russell (2017) were recognized by the Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television with the Canadian Screen Award for Best Sports Host in a Sports Program or Series for their work with CBC Sports.

Joining CBC’s Olympic Games coverage for the first time as hosts, Craig McMorris and Kelly VanderBeek will helm Olympic Games Overnight from 2–6 a.m. ET (11 p.m.–3 a.m. PT).

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Program Name

Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018

Program Type

Television Show

Genre

CBC Sports

Schedule

February 9-25, 2018

Bios

Scott Russell

Host | Olympic Games Primetime
Host | Road To The Olympic Games

Andi Petrillo

Host | Road To The Olympic Games
Host | Olympic Games Morning

Alexandre Despatie

Host | Olympic Games Morning

Kelly VanderBeek

Host | Olympic Games Overnight
Contributor | Road To The Olympic Games

Craig McMorris

Host | Olympic Games Overnight
Analyst | Road to the Olympic Games

Press Releases

CBC/RADIO-CANADA ANNOUNCES HOSTS FOR ENGLISH-LANGUAGE COVERAGE OF PYEONGCHANG 2018

CBC/RADIO-CANADA ANNOUNCES HOSTS FOR ENGLISH-LANGUAGE COVERAGE OF PYEONGCHANG 2018

Today, CBC announced the names of the hosts who will guide Canadian viewers through the English-language broadcast and live-streaming coverage of the Games, as well as details of the day parts during which the hosts will appear live from the Republic of Korea Read More »

CBC ANNOUNCES 2017-18 PROGRAMMING SLATE

CBC ANNOUNCES 2017-18 PROGRAMMING SLATE

CBC, Canada’s public broadcaster and the number-one media brand in Canada*, today announced its 2017-18 programming lineup showcasing a wide-ranging, uniquely Canadian slate of new and returning original drama, comedy, factual, arts, kids, sports, news and documentary content from the country's leading artists, creators and commentators across television, radio and digital platforms. Read More »

Program Name

Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018

Program Type

Television Show

Genre

CBC Sports

Schedule

February 9-25, 2018

Bios

Scott Russell

Host | Olympic Games Primetime
Host | Road To The Olympic Games

Andi Petrillo

Host | Road To The Olympic Games
Host | Olympic Games Morning

Alexandre Despatie

Host | Olympic Games Morning

Kelly VanderBeek

Host | Olympic Games Overnight
Contributor | Road To The Olympic Games

Craig McMorris

Host | Olympic Games Overnight
Analyst | Road to the Olympic Games