Friday, April 26, 2019

Oscars academy tweaks rules, but preserves status quo on Netflix

The Oscars have tweaked a few rules, but not any that would limit the eligibility of Netflix films at the Academy Awards....

Jeopardy champ James Holzhauer shatters the show’s assumptions, passes $1M mark

There's no truth to the rumour that James Holzhauer is a cyborg created to be the perfect Jeopardy contestant. But given how...

Jennifer Garner lands cover of People’s annual ‘Beautiful Issue’

Jennifer Garner graces the front of this year's 'Beautiful Issue' of People magazine with a cover story that cheers the way she...

Avengers: Endgame — Not the end, but a fitting farewell

Avengers: Endgame begins in a dark place, but gives fans what they want by revisiting past Marvel moments in a new light....

Avengers: Endgame review — Marvel sends off original heroes in style

Avengers: Endgame begins in a dark place, but gives fans what they want by revisiting past Marvel moments in a new light....

‘Swole’, ‘buzzy’ added to Merriam-Webster dictionary

Merriam-Webster has added hundreds of new words to its dictionary, reflecting common use in popular culture. https://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/merriam-webster-dictionary-new-words-1.5107266?cmp=rss

Avengers get epic send-off at Endgame world premiere

There were more than a few sniffles from the audience at the premiere of Avengers: Endgame Monday night in Los Angeles, which Chris...

2 brothers, associates of Jussie Smollett, file defamation lawsuit

Two brothers who say they helped Jussie Smollett stage a racist and homophobic attack against himself sued the Empire actor's attorneys on Tuesday,...

Will Smith, Schitt’s Creek, Fortnite among 2019 Webby Award winners

Actor Will Smith, NASA, Fortnite and Disney are among the 2019 Webby Award winners for internet excellence. https://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/webby-2019-winners-1.5107088?cmp=rss

Memoir the artist Prince was writing when he died to be published in October

An unfinished memoir that Prince was writing before his 2016 death will be released in October, with previously unseen photos and other...