Friday, September 2, 2011
Lloyd farewell draws 2.1 million viewers
The one hour documentary special which preceded the newscast--Lloyd Robertson: And That's the Kind of Life It's Been--drew 1,683,000 viewers at 10 p.m., topping Global's timeslot rival Rookie Blue (1,365,000). The entertaining look back at Robertson's life, produced by his daughter Lisa, repeats Saturday night at 7 p.m. and again Sunday afternoon at 1 p.m.
Robertson, 77, spent 35 years behind the CTV anchor desk. Lisa Laflamme takes over as CTV National News anchor on Tuesday.