Monday, December 10, 2018

Tatiana Maslany to star in off-Broadway play Mary Page Marlowe

Orphan Black star Tatiana Maslany is set to perform in an off-Broadway production of the Tracy Letts play Mary Page Marlowe. http://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/tatiana-maslany-mary-page-marlowe-1.4552277?cmp=rss

Heather Locklear arrested for alleged domestic violence

California authorities say Heather Locklear has been arrested for investigation of domestic violence and fighting with sheriff's deputies. http://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/heather-locklear-arrested-alleged-domestic-violence-1.4552020?cmp=rss

Gary Geddes wins 2018 Freedom to Read Award, for his work in support of...

The author and activist has written over 35 books, and tackled topics like war crimes, prisoners of war and institutionalized violence. http://www.cbc.ca/books/gary-geddes-wins-2018-freedom-to-read-award-for-his-work-in-support-of-freedom-of-expression-1.4552003?cmp=rss

Kevin Smith says he had heart attack after Sunday show

Actor-director Kevin Smith says he had a "massive" heart attack after performing at a Los Angeles comedy show Sunday night. http://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/kevin-smith-heart-attack-1.4551867?cmp=rss

Bollywood star Sridevi drowned in hotel bathtub, Dubai police say

Indian actress Sridevi drowned in her hotel bathtub after losing consciousness, the Dubai police say in a statement, though two police officials...

Weinstein Co. expected to file for bankruptcy

The Weinstein Co.'s board of directors says it is expected to file for bankruptcy protection after last-ditch talks to sell its assets...

Overwatch backers push pro video games as big-league esports spectacle

Packed stadiums, screaming fans, franchise jerseys, big paychecks, team housing with live-in coaches and a chef cooking healthy meals. This is life...

Oprah Winfrey praises Florida students as ‘warriors of the light’

Oprah Winfrey has nothing but praise for the Florida school shooting survivors who have channeled angst into activism, calling them "warriors of...

Second weekend for Black Panther is one of the best ever

Black Panther scored one of the best second weekends ever with an estimated $108 million US in ticket sales, putting it on...

Michelle Obama to release memoir in November

Michelle Obama's memoir, called Becoming, is coming out Nov. 13, according to a tweet from the former first lady. http://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/michelle-obama-memoir-november-1.4551270?cmp=rss