** Shares of Canadian media company up 4.5 pct at C$5.60
** Profit at Corus Entertainment’s television business rises ~10 pct to C$184.6 mln in Q1
** Advertising rev for the unit rose 4 pct
** “We returned to growth in television advertising revenue, driven primarily by a strong fall schedule and a significant improvement in television advertising demand” - Corus CEO Doug Murphy
** Total rev rises to C$467.5 mln from C$457.4 mln.
** Shares of Corus plunged ~60 pct in 2018 (Reporting by Shradha Singh in Bengaluru)