Sunday, August 19, 2018

‘A universal story told in an Indigenous way:’ Maori anthology tale Waru opens ImagineNative...

Maori stories have been some of New Zealand's biggest box office successes, but it's time for female Maori stories to shine, say two of the...

Canadian arts community mourns loss of Indigenous playwright

Canada's performing arts community is mourning the loss of an Indigenous playwright who shared a piece of the nation's dark history through musical theatre. Award-winning...

Ron Howard unveils title of Han Solo spinoff

Ron Howard offered a tidbit to Star Wars fans Tuesday by unveiling the name of the forthcoming spinoff movie centred on beloved space rogue...

Netflix plans to release 80 original movies in 2018

Netflix is ramping up its feature film offerings, vowing to release approximately 80 original films in 2018. The company said it plans to increase its...

Toronto historian tracks down mystery house in Lawren Harris painting

Tuesday October 17, 2017 more stories from this episode Read Story Transcript It's a painting of a fairly nondescript house.  But House, Toronto is the work of Group of Seven...

John Dunsworth, Mr. Lahey on Trailer Park Boys, dead at 71

John Dunsworth, a Nova Scotia actor best known as the irreverent trailer park supervisor Jim Lahey, has died at the age of 71. Dunsworth played Mr. Lahey...

Game of Thrones star Sophie Turner engaged to DNCE’s Joe Jonas

CELEBRITY Harvey Weinstein scandal: Angelina Jolie, Gwyneth Paltrow allege harassment VIDEO GAMES Is playing video games on YouTube a copyright infringement? No one wants to find out REVIEW Blade...

WWE signs first woman wrestler from Arab world in global push

World Wrestling Entertainment Inc. signed its first female performer from the Arab world on Sunday, smashing cultural taboos as the U.S.-based pageant seeks to...

Harvey Weinstein scandal: #metoo raises awareness of magnitude of sexual assault, harassment

Thousands of women are responding to actress Alyssa Milano's call to tweet "me too" to raise awareness of sexual harassment and assault following the...

Actors union says performers could lose work if they report harassment

In the wake of revelations about film executive Harvey Weinstein, the union that represents Canadian performers has weighed in on the issue of sexual harassment in the...