Thursday, September 20, 2018

Canadian Kim Thú​y among finalists for New Academy Prize in Literature

Quebec writer Kim Thú​y is among four international finalists for the New Academy Prize in Literature. https://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/thuy-finalist-new-academy-prize-1.4804534?cmp=rss

Ant-Man and the Wasp’s Evangeline Lilly on female empowerment, Fan Expo appearance

Canadian actor Evangeline Lilly is enjoying a sense of female empowerment these days, in her career and beyond. https://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/evangeline-lilly-fan-expo-canada-1.4803795?cmp=rss

Aretha Franklin fans line up to pay their respects on last day of public...

People are continuing to stream in for a second day to pay their respects to Aretha Franklin as she laid in repose...

Aretha Franklin fans line up to pay their respects at public viewing

People are continuing to stream in for a second day to pay their respects to Aretha Franklin as she laid in repose...

Michael Jackson’s Thriller 3D to be remastered for Imax

Michael Jackson's estate and Imax are partnering to digitally remaster Michael Jackson's Thriller 3D into Imax 3D. https://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/michael-jackson-thriller-imax-1.4803186?cmp=rss

Drake ‘so happy’ for girl after lifesaving heart transplant

Canadian rapper Drake says he is "so happy" for 11-year-old Sofia Sanchez after she received a heart transplant. https://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/drake-sofia-sanchez-heart-transplant-1.4802982?cmp=rss

First Man starring Ryan Gosling opens Venice Film Festival

First Man starring Canadian actor Ryan Gosling as astronaut Neil Armstrong will open the Venice Film Festival on Wednesday, and already Scott...

Exhibition offers fans chance to view Harry and Meghan’s wedding outfits

The outfits Prince Harry and Meghan Markle wore at their wedding will go on public display later this year at the ceremony's...

TIFF 2018: CBC Indigenous lists 6 films to watch

The Toronto International Film Festival begins next week and CBC Indigenous has compiled a list of must-watch films screening at the festival...

Louis C.K. performs after admitting sexual misconduct

Comedian Louis C.K. has returned to the stage for apparently the first time after he admitted to engaging in sexual misconduct. https://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/louis-ck-returns-standup-1.4801519?cmp=rss