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Canada’s Citytv picks up Seinfeld’s ‘The Marriage Ref’

Canada's Citytv has announced it will be tying the knot with NBC's The Marriage Ref. The reality/comedy program, which looks at real-life relationships once the honeymoon is over, is executive produced by Jerry Seinfeld and will feature celebrities, comedians and sports figures who will act as judges, commenting on the couples' struggles while suggesting strategies to help them though their disputes. Tom Papa will act as the 'marriage ref' and will make the final decision as to who wins each spat. The Marriage Ref will debut March 4.
February 4, 2010

Canada’s Citytv has announced it will be tying the knot with NBC’s The Marriage Ref. The reality/comedy program, which looks at real-life relationships once the honeymoon is over, is executive produced by Jerry Seinfeld and will feature celebrities, comedians and sports figures who will act as judges, commenting on the couples’ struggles while suggesting strategies to help them though their disputes. Tom Papa will act as the ‘marriage ref’ and will make the final decision as to who wins each spat. The Marriage Ref will debut March 4.

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Barry Walsh is editor and content director for realscreen, and has served as editor of the publication since 2009. With a career in entertainment media that spans two decades, prior to realscreen, he held the associate editor post for now defunct sister publication Boards, which focused on the advertising and commercial production industries. Before Boards, he served as editor of Canadian Music Network, a weekly music industry trade, and as music editor for HMV.com. As content director, he also oversees the development of content for the brand's market-leading events, the Realscreen Summit and Realscreen West, as well as new content initiatives.

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