Thursday, September 19, 2019

Thanos realized: Vancouver animator on creating Marvel’s ultimate bad guy

Jan Philip Cramer, Vancouver-based animation director of blockbusters including the Avengers movies, Avatar and Spiderman: Homecoming on creating his favourite character to...

R. Kelly to be held in jail without bond, judge rules

A federal judge on Tuesday ordered R. Kelly held in a Chicago jail without bond on sex-related charges, saying that R&B singer...

Game of Thrones earns a record-breaking 32 Emmy nods

Game of Thrones has slashed its way to historic 32 Emmy Award nominations, including for best drama series, for its eighth and...

Ricky Martin, Lin-Manuel Miranda blast Puerto Rican governor’s derogatory chats

Just days after his former secretary of education was charged with corruption involving federal money, Puerto Rican governor Ricardo Rossello is facing...

‘Bad choices make good stories’: Margaret Trudeau brings her show to Just for Laughs

Margaret Trudeau says one of the goals of her one-woman show is to kill the conventional wisdom around what is, and isn't,...

Illustrator’s Canada-shaped coin draws from nature

The Royal Canadian Mint has released its first-ever coin shaped like the country — and an Ottawa illustrator came up with the...

NYC power outage shut down Broadway, forced JLo to reschedule

A power outage caused by a transformer explosion affected a wide swath of Manhattan Saturday night, knocking out power to parts of Times Square, stores, subways...

‘It’s the worst’: Astronauts sound off on what Hollywood gets right and wrong about...

From Space Camp to Star Wars there's a galaxy of films and TV shows set in the great beyond. CBC News spoke...

Audiences rush to secure Hamilton tickets before hit musical premiers in Toronto

Mirvish Productions subscriptions have sold out in record time as eager theatre lovers rush to secure tickets for Hamilton, the award-winning Broadway...

How Unplanned made it to 56 theatres across Canada

Anti-abortion movie Unplanned stirred up strong opinions even before it opened in Canadian theatres. But the film's unique feat has been how...