Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Come From Away creators thinking big for their film adaptation

The creators of Come From Away say they're bursting with ideas for the cinematic version of their Broadway musical. http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/newfoundland-labrador/come-from-away-film-ideas-1.4426012?cmp=rss

Post-Weinstein era prompts swift action against stars accused of sexual misconduct

Following the bombshell allegations against Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein, corporations no longer seem willing to protect their talent, even through settlements, and...

‘I feel so let down by Canada’: Radiohead and drum tech’s parents demand answers...

British rock band Radiohead is using its star power to pressure Canadian authorities for answers in the 2012 stage collapse at a...

Rumours pin Omemee, Ont. as the secret site for Neil Young concert

Organizers have not confirmed the location for the show, but local media say that streets around the venue are closed through Saturday...

The Flash, Supergirl exec Andrew Kreisberg fired after investigation into sexual harassment claims

Warner Bros. Television has fired Andrew Kreisberg, showrunner and executive producer of The Flash, Supergirl and other popular CW network superhero dramas,...

A Prairie Home Companion’s Garrison Keillor fired over alleged improper behaviour

Garrison Keillor, the former host of A Prairie Home Companion, has been fired by Minnesota Public Radio over allegations of improper behaviour....

NBC fires Matt Lauer over ‘inappropriate sexual behaviour’

NBC has announced that Matt Lauer, co-host of The Today Show, has been terminated for alleged "inappropriate sexual behaviour in the workplace."...

‘This is really weird’: British comedians surprised to see their images used in Calgary...

A British comedian doesn't find much humour in the fact her photo, and those of other U.K. comedians, are apparently plastered on...

Prince Harry, Meghan Markle will wed at St. George’s Chapel in May

The wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, one of the most highly anticipated social events in Britain, will be held at...

Justin Bieber, Alessia Cara, Michael Bublé among Canadian Grammy contenders

Justin Bieber, Alessia Cara, Leonard Cohen, Michael Bublé and Sarah McLachlan are among the Canadian nominees for this year's Grammy Awards. http://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/cdns-grammy-nominations-1.4422596?cmp=rss