Tuesday, March 26, 2019

New Saint-Laurent book exchange box promotes reading, no matter the language

In one of Quebec's most diverse boroughs, a new book-box initiative is helping refugee parents read to their children in both their...

Condé​ Nast quashes Anna Wintour exit rumours; Vogue editor to stay ‘indefinitely’

Anna Wintour, the influential editor of Vogue magazine, is remaining in her job 'indefinitely,' publisher Condé​ Nast said on Tuesday, refuting ​rumours...

TIFF 2018: New titles by Denys Arcand, Jennifer Baichwal on Canadian lineup

Contemporary anxieties and Indigenous issues are among the themes in the Canadian lineup for this year's Toronto International Film Festival, which includes...

TIFF 2018: Xavier Dolan’s star-studded English-language debut joins Canadian lineup

Xavier Dolan's star-studded The Death and Life of John F. Donovan will make its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival....

Chris Hardwick will resume NBC roles after assault claim review

Chris Hardwick's career is getting back on track after a review of sexual assault allegations made by a former girlfriend. https://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/chris-hardwick-faces-allegations-1.4769406?cmp=rss

Seth Rogen too busy? Suggestions for other celebrity transit voices

Actor Seth Rogen is lending his voice to the transit systems of Toronto and Vancouver. But surely, in a country so rich...

Billy Talent to host benefit concert for Danforth shooting victims

Canadian rockers Billy Talent will host a benefit concert to support victims of the deadly shooting in Toronto's Greektown neighbourhood. https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/toronto/billy-talent-concert-for-danforth-shooting-1.4768370?cmp=rss

Female-led films topped the box office, but Hollywood stagnant on diversity: film inclusion report

Despite enthusiastic discourse around diversity in film, a report from the University of Southern California's Annenberg Inclusion Initiative released Tuesday says when...

Alex Trebek can see life without Jeopardy

Speaking Monday to Harvey Levin for Fox News Channel's OBJECTified, 78-year-old Alex Trebek said the odds are 50/50, "and a little less,"...

Guardians of the Galaxy cast issues open letter in support of James Gunn

Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana and their fellow Guardians of the Galaxy castmates are coming out in support of ousted director James Gunn...